Air Cargo Security (LIVE virtual classroom)

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Did you know that in the past 5 years, 222 participants from 54 countries have taken this course with IATA?

About the course

4-day (18 hours) LIVE virtual classroom course

IATA Air Cargo Security aviation training course

In the changing landscape of criminal attacks on civil aviation and security regulations, the role of the Security Manager is vital in assuring efficient and compliant operations. Over 4 days in IATA's Air Cargo security course, you will learn essential management and administration techniques so you will be able to run and integrate with your organization’s business goal while complying with national and international legislation. Through daily exercises, test your ability to work under pressure in crisis situations and how to respond to common problems you may face in your daily operations.

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Course Code: TSCG-02-VC

Course format

  • The live sessions of this virtual classroom course are delivered by an official IATA Instructor.
  • The course will take you approximately 18 hours to complete and be held over 4 consecutive days.
  • There will be 2 live interactive virtual classroom sessions per day, each session will be 120 minutes.
  • The live sessions will require your participation, with multiple Q&A sessions and additional time spent on self-study material including projects, research, additional reading and videos.
  • Student performance will be based on an assessment.

Technical requirements

Please verify your hardware, software and network to support your upcoming course with IATA Training.

Prerequisites

  • Recommended level is Intermediate.
  • The recommended level of language proficiency is ICAO Operational Level 4 for courses in English or the equivalent level for other languages.

How to register

To arrange in-house training for your company: Complete the in-house training request form or contact the salesperson in your region.

Virtual venues

We schedule our virtual classroom courses through one of 3 virtual venues, each in a different time zone for your convenience. For more information, please visit our page on virtual classroom timing or contact our Customer Portal.

Please check the exact schedule of each class below (View more details) and click ‘Register’.

Next class

Air Cargo Security (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session Asia (IATA)
29 August - 1 September, 2022
Register before 08 Aug, 2022 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 16 Aug
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 148766
English
USD 1,193
USD 1,591
Regular
USD 1,790

Virtual Classroom Training Information

Two sessions daily:
01:00-03:00 & 05:00-07:00 UTC
09:00-11:00 & 13:00-15:00 Singapore

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Evaluate the principles 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
  • Manage day-to-day and emergency situations

Course content

The key topics that are covered during this course include:

  • 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

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

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 toward earning an IATA Diploma in:

Dangerous Goods Quality Specialist Diploma

You will be equipped to train all categories of dangerous goods training, including instructing a variety of staff engaged in the shipment of goods by air.

  • English
  • Español
  • Français
  • 中文

Aviation Security Screening Diploma

This diploma prepares trainees to work in access control, x-ray screening and checkpoint supervisory roles.

  • English
  • 中文
  • Français
  • Italiano

Aviation Security Operations Diploma

Gain knowledge of security in a selection of operational areas and earn an industry recognized diploma.

  • English
  • Español
  • Français
  • Italiano

Supply Chain Security Management Diploma

Develop your credentials as a cargo security specialist with this specialized program. With subject matter direct from the organizations that set the standards for the industry, you will build a skill set you can use throughout the dynamic air cargo sector.

  • English
  • Français
  • Español

Aviation Security Management Diploma

Learn how to apply security measures in response to dynamic security demands.

  • English
  • Español
  • Français
  • Italiano

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