Description: The module’s main objective is to improve Boarding Team member skills in safely approaching and securing the crew of a Suspect Vessel (SV).

During this module, the trainees will learn and put into practice a full set of skills for dealing with compliant or non-compliant crew members, as well as arresting and searching techniques aboard merchant vessels and small boats. The module also addresses proposed actions that a Boarding Team member may execute if confronted by an armed crew member.


Objectives: Upon completion the Boarding Team will be better able to:

    1. Perform individual’s verbal control.
    2. Apply individual’s physical control.

The duration of the module is 5 training hours (1 hour classroom and 4 hours practical).