ISM Maritime Internal Auditor course

This two-day ISM Maritime Internal Auditor course is designed to provide delegates with the skills needed to conduct an effective internal audit of a company’s Safety Management System (SMS).

This course is highly interactive and allows ample opportunity for delegates to develop and practice the skills required to lead and conduct an effective audit.

The course is suitable for both seagoing and office-based staff and can either be delivered at company premises or an agreed alternative location. Upon successful course completion, the delegate will receive a Nautical Institute approved training certificate.

A 1-page summary of this training course is available for reference at:  ISM Maritime Internal Auditor

IMO Introduction: ISM Code

ISM Maritime Internal Auditor Course

Course Objectives

  • To familiarise delegates with the ISM Code, its context and how it applies to them and their company
  • To identify the key themes in risk and safety management and how audits support the development of the SMS
  • To be able to plan and undertake an effective Internal Audit
  • To be able to write effective non-conformity reports

Course Benefits

  • Delegates will gain a greater understanding of the ISM Code and their associated responsibilities
  • Delegates will be able to make objective decisions about the ongoing evaluation and development of the SMS
  • Delegates can ensure corporate awareness of SMS effectiveness ahead of external verification audits by Port State Control or Flag State Inspectors
  • Delivered in an engaging, interactive style by experts in the specialist areas of marine safety management, auditing, Flag State and Port State Control
  • It can be cost effectively delivered at your company premises or other locations worldwide

Course Availability and Fees

Dedicated group courses for corporate clients are available upon request. The associated inclusive corporate fee will be subject to specific company requirements, such as delivery location, number of delegates etc.

For further information or to make a group booking, please telephone +44 (0) 2380 173838 or email:

We also offer open courses for individual delegates when there is sufficient demand and are currently taking bookings for the following 2-day course, which will be delivered online via Microsoft Teams:

Monday 19th September 2022  Online via MS Teams  £675

Other ISM/Safety Management Courses

Azimuth also offers the following ISM/Safety Management courses:

ISM Familiarisation course

ISM Maritime Lead Auditor course

ISM Designated Person Ashore DPA course

Marine Casualty Investigation Awareness course


Course Information

Nautical Institute
2 days

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