Cargo Security Awareness

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

Enroll at Emirates Aviation Academy Training Center to study these materials with the help of a local trainer.

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

  • 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.

This course is recommended for:

  • 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 a Security Awareness course before obtaining an airport access ID

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

  • Exams are scheduled 4 times a year: March, June, September, and December
  • Guidance will be given on when to book for your exam.
  • Exam Method: Online exam
This course is a step toward earning an IATA Diploma in:
  • Air Cargo Diploma (Self-study)

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

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6 weeks

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On demand