Initial Practical Element (full day) COS/CS/CM

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Overview of the course:
This course is designed to provide persons who screen air cargo and mail with the knowledge and skills needed to deliver effective screening. Also to provide those supervising and managing persons carrying out screening or other applying security controls for air cargo or mail with the relevant knowledge and skills to provide effective security in accordance with the relevant legislation.

Modules and On Job Training requirements:
As part of initial training, any person who will be trained under 11.2.3.2 or 11.2.4 must receive on-the-job training (OJT)
9 Prohibited Articles
10 Methods of concealment
11 Overview of screening methods & selection of the most appropriate method
12 Visual Inspection - it is recommended that On Job Training (OJT) comprises at least 1 hour or the successful screening of 10 items / consignments / loads.
13 Hand Searching - it is recommended that On Job Training (OJT) comprises at least 1 hour or the successful screening of 10 items / consignments / loads
14 X-ray - it is recommended that On Job Training (OJT) comprises at least 10 hours or the successful screening of 500 items / consignments / loads.
16 Explosive Trace Detection (ETD) - it is recommended that On Job Training (OJT) comprises at least 1 hour or the successful screening of 10 items / consignments / loads.
*This training should only be delivered where it is relevant to the trainee's duties / equipment used.

Delivery method:
This course is an Instructor led session using powerpoint, training aids, recap sessions, group discussions/activities and videos.

Target audience:
Provision of this training is mandatory for any person employed to carry out any of the activities listed below:
Persons implementing screening of air cargo or mail
Person supervising the persons implementing security controls for air cargo or mail

Frequency:
This course is delivered every two weeks and can be requested ad hoc depending on availability and location.
A one hour practical session with an instructor will then need to be completed every 24 months.

Learner self-declaration for specific learning difficulties/barriers:
Learners will be provided with a link if they would like to declare any learning difficulties or barriers such as English is not their first language. This should be submitted as early as possible to allow the trainer sufficient time to make any reasonable adjustments.

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