Endorsed by ICAO and adopted by a growing number of countries around the world, the CSD is recognized as the industry standard for documenting secure cargo throughout its journey.
This course outlines the messaging standards and technical requirements you must meet to make the e-CSD functional in your air cargo operations. You will learn how to complete the documentation process from start to finish- from collecting the required security information and using the right terminology to document it, to transmitting the information onto additional carriers.
Available at IATA Training Centers or at your company
Duration: 3 days (24 hours)
Upon completion of this course you will:
- Know how to read electronic and paper CSD document layouts and terminology
Understand the codes used in CSD and e-CSD documentation
Be able to mobilize your team for e-CSD implementation
Know the industry requirements for security information
- Introduction to the secure supply chain
- Key players in e-CSD implementation
Roles and responsibilities
- About the e-CSD
- e-CSD usage in air cargo industry
Compatibility with e-freight, e-AWB and other programs
- About the CSD
- The ICAO CSD document layout
How to complete the CSD document
- Electronic messaging requirements
- Codes and terminology
Platforms and message formats
- e-CSD and CSD technical specifications
- Typical scenarios e-CSD
- Case studies with associated action plans
Business case exercises
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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.
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