Air Cargo Known Consignor Training (Initial and Recurrent)

The Air Cargo Known Consignor Training Course follows the mandatory conditions and syllabus set down by the Department for Transport (DfT) in the UK National Aviation Security Training Programme and the duration of the training is dependent on the role of the participant and modules required.

The aims of this training are:

To ensure that persons working for known consignors who have access to identifiable air cargo understand their role and responsibilities in keeping air cargo secure.

To provide persons working for known consignors who have access to identifiable air cargo with the relevant knowledge and skills to provide effective security in accordance with the relevant legislation.

To ensure that drivers transporting air cargo from a known consignor to a regulated agent understand their role and responsibilities in keeping air cargo secure.

Depending on the roles of the participants the following modules will be delivered:

1 Aviation security – threat & mitigation

1.1 The threat to aviation

1.2 Aviation security – organisation & legislation

1.3 Principles of the air cargo security regime

2 Prohibited articles

2.1 Recognition of explosive & incendiary devices

2.2 Methods of concealment

3 Protecting air cargo

4 Responding to threat warnings & prohibited articles

5 Making cargo secure

6 Secure transportation

6.1 Secure transportation – Site

6.2 Secure transportation – Drivers

7 The consignment security certificate

8 The role of the responsible person

Following assessment, successful participants will be certified according to the requirements of the DfT

Please contact us to discuss your full requirements.