The Known Consignor course is tailored to those companies exporting by air.  Those companies will need to demonstrate that all staff (permanent, temporary or agency staff and drivers) with access to air cargo/mail have received this known consignor training.

Individual training records should be kept on file, including evidence of refresher training in accordance with Regulation 185/2010

Known Consignor training covers the following subjects:

  • Aviation security – threat and mitigation
  • The threat to aviation
  • Aviation security – organisation and legislation
  • Principles of the air cargo regime
  • Prohibited articles
  • Recognition of explosives & incendiary devices
  • Methods of concealment
  • Protecting air cargo
  • Responding to suspicious circumstances and threat warnings
  • Making cargo secure
  • Secure transportation
  • The consignment security certificate
  • The role of the responsible person (this module is only for the designated responsible person)

Duration: Half a day