Maritime Auditor / Lead Auditor

About this course

 This course is aimed at practicing and potential auditors of maritime management systems who address safety, pollution prevention and, where appropriate, service quality. The course will be of practical benefit to safety professionals, ship owners and ship management professionals amongst others.

The syllabus includes the following topics:

  • Evolution of the ISM Code
  • Safety management principles and how they apply to safe ship operation
  • Types and methods of audits and planning and preparing for audits.

Course delivery location

This course is delivered from our new maritime simulation centre at Solent University's main East Park Terrace campus in Southampton city centre. Please check your joining instructions for further information. 

How to book

Please contact the admissions team if you require more information about this course:

Telephone: +44 (0)23 8201 5004 

Normal office hours are (UK time):
Monday - Thursday: 08.30 - 17.00
Friday 08.30 - 16.30

Online bookings will be confirmed with joining information within one working day of the booking being made. Confirmation of payment should be received in the normal way.

Please ensure you follow the booking process and do not enter payment details more than once, unless you are booking more than one course. If you experience any issues, please email

Your joining instructions will tell you which campus your training will take place at - please read carefully and take note.


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