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Air Cargo Security (Classroom, 5 days)


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Prepare your business to meet the latest cargo security regulations.

Recent air freight terror plots have triggered authorities to address vulnerabilities in the cargo chain and tighten regulations around the world. Emphasizing threat assessment and planning techniques, this course helps air cargo businesses face the new challenges of regulatory compliance. Learn common industry practices and how to apply them in your operations using hands-on simulations and exercises.

Available as: Classroom & In-Company course
Duration: 5 days (40 hours)
Recommended level: Professional
Prerequisites: None

Next class

Sep 22 - Sep 26, 2014 - Canada, Montreal (IATA)


4 additional classes are scheduled. See all

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Understand the principals of the air cargo chain to identify potential security risks
  • Apply the ICAO Annex 17 on cargo security
  • Review the national civil aviation security programs applicable in your area
  • Develop your ability to manage day-to-day and emergency situations in simulation exercises

Course content

  • Review of civil aviation threats and responses after 9/11
  • Regulatory authorities and the enforcement of air cargo laws
  • Commonly used cargo and handling terms
  • Regulated Agent concept
  • Cargo security risk assessment throughout the supply chain
  • Air mail security
  • Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) and concealed weapons recognition
  • Cargo terminal access control
  • IOSA cargo security standards and compliance

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Activities include:

  • Threat assessment and planning exercises
  • Cargo warehouse simulations and practice scenarios
  • Final exam

Certificate awarded

An IATA Certificate of Completion is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 80% or higher on all exercises and exams. A special distinction is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 90% or higher.

This course is a step towards earning an IATA Diploma in:

Additional info

About IATA Classroom Training
We train more than 10,000 aviation professionals annually through our global network of IATA Training Centers, Regional Training Partners, and in private in-company sessions. Our 200+ classroom courses are developed using IATA’s unique industry insight and delivered by IATA Instructors, experts in their fields. More

Further training
Graduates of this course can apply for the Harvard ManageMentor (HMM) distance learning program at a special graduate price.

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Who should attend

This course is recommended for security staff and management from:

  • Airline cargo departments
  • Air cargo service providers
  • Police and customs authorities
  • Civil Aviation Authority representatives

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