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Cargo Security Awareness

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Build necessary awareness regarding air cargo security and understand applicable regulations, latest concepts and basic principles of security in cargo environment.

Course format

This course is available in e-textbook format. Enrol at an Authorized Training Center to study these materials with the help of a local trainer, or alternatively you can choose to study these materials on your own.
  • This course requires approximately 160-200 hours of study to be completed in 12 months from the purchase date (enrollment validity). After the enrollment validity expires, the users will not have access to the course content and will not be able to take the exam.
  • Student performance will be based on an examination. Please refer to the Exam Information below for more details.

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will have the skills to:

  • Understand your role in cargo security chain
  • Identify possible targets in cargo area
  • Implement and enforce security in your working environment
  • Gain knowledge of the importance of human factors in achieving security
  • Understand the real benefit to you and to prospective employers

Key topics

  • Threats to aviation and introduction to cargo security;
  • Importance of implementation of security measures;
  • Catering and mail security;
  • Crime prevention;
  • Recognition and management of treats;
  • Human factors in Cargo security.

Who should attend

  • All personnel involved in air cargo transport chain
  • Staff working in companies under regulated agent regime
  • Freight forwarders personnel operating in the field of air transport
  • Those required to undergo an Security Awareness course before obtaining an airport access ID

Certificate awarded

An IATA Diploma is awarded upon successful completion of the final examination.

Exam information

Please read the General Information on Partner-taught / Self-study exams, and check the Course edition list for exams when booking your exam.

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

Additional information

This training may be used as a foundation for personnel who have to execute cargo security functions.

Further training

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

iPad package
Select any 4 Aviation Courses in e-textbook format and receive them with a free iPad.

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