Description: Trainees will be presented with case studies related to:

Disruption  release of Suspected Pirates skiffs, Dhows, whal ers, motherships Opposed Boardings  Hostage release operations Detention and release of pirates Negotiations with pirates – Inter rogation procedures.

Objectives: Trainees will analyze previous piracy/counter piracy events by:

  1. Describing the chain of events for each specific case pre sented.
  2. Outlining the legal implications for each specific case pre sented.
  3. Analysing the decision making process for each specific case presented.
  4. Examining each phase of the evolvement of the event for each specific case presented.
  5. Proposing alternative courses of action for each specific case presented.

The duration of the module is 1 training hour.