Passenger Safety, Cargo Safety and Hull Integrity

STCW, Regulation V/2, paragraph 9 and section A-V/2.5.


To receive a certificate the following steps should be completed:

  • Create an account or log in
  • Select and purchase the correct training
  • Read the content of the computer based training (CBT) Passenger safety, cargo safety and hull integrity
  • Take the exam with 15 multiple choice questions
  • Open exam 2, you will automatically receive five open questions, please complete these questions during your torn on board
  • Print your workbook and bring it on board
  • Have the documents in the workbook and the five open questions checked and stamped by your safety officer
  • Send all required documents to Rood Boven Groen

Rood Boven Groen will issue the original certificate within three working days.

Mandatory for

Masters, chief engineer officer, chief mates, second engineer officers and every person assigned immediate responsibility for embarking and disembarking passengers, for loading, discharging or securing cargo, or for closing hull openings on board ro-ro passenger ships.

Required qualifications

No specific requirements have been set.


STCW Code, Regulation V/2, paragraph 9 and section A-V/2.5

System requirements

PC/Mac with internet connection and a printer.


  • STCW – a short introduction and case histories
  • Loading and embarkation procedures
  • Ro-ro deck atmosphere
  • Carrying dangerous goods
  • Securing cargoes
  • Stability, trim and stress calculations
  • Opening, closing and securing hull openings


At the end of the training you will be assessed; this assessment consists of two exams.

  1. Multiple choice questions. 15 Multiple choice questions with a passing score of 70%. If you do not pass, you may read the content of the training again and start a new exam. You can take the exam up to a maximum of three times.
  2. Workbook including five open questions. Here you can read more information about the workbook.


The approximate duration of the course is between 3 and 4 hours.

Become a corporate client

Do you work for a shipping company or maritime agency? Become a corporate client of Rood Boven Groen. When you register as a corporate client of Rood Boven Groen you will benefit from many advantages.


  • Special discounts
  • Personal attention
  • Payment on account
  • The possibility to have multiple account logins
  • The option of installing the training on your own server for offline useThe option of adding your company logo to the online training environment


A printed certificate is given for the following training courses: ‘Security awareness’ and ‘Passenger Safety, Cargo Safety and Hull Integrity’ and ‘Security Training for Seafarers with Designated Security Duties’. The original certificates will be sent to your office within three working days of completing the training.

Should you be interested, please contact us at In addition, there is a subsidy scheme for our trainings that you may be able to use. For more information, please visit the website of the Scheepvaartnet website.