Security screeners, whether they are employees of RACSF or employees of a RACSF’s screening service provider, who will perform air cargo screening duties in the RACSF premises
|AVSC1401-PART1||MATF Approved Course|
14/09/2021 – 17/09/2021 (4 days)
16/11/2021 – 19/11/2021 (4 days)
|HKD 1,716||HKIAA and HKIAA-AVSECO JV|
This training is a prerequisite four-day classroom learning which equips participant with the knowledge and skillsets of X-ray screening of cargo with the aid of X-ray image analysis. It also covers the RACSF system and relevant legislation, definitions and classifications of restricted articles and dangerous goods, and natures of explosives and improvised explosive devices (IEDs).
The classroom training includes lectures, trainers’ demonstrations, computer-based training system (CBT) practice. Participants are required to complete all classes and pass each individual test (i.e. a written test and two certification tests on cargo search and X-ray screening) .
Upon successful completion of this classroom learning and initial certification tests, participants have to complete the 30-hour on-the-job operational training supervised by the same Certification Body (CB) before they can operate independently.
All enrolment have to be made by RACSF. To enrol the training, RACSF shall download, complete and submit the application form of each applicant to AcademyEnquiry@hkiaaAcademy.com .
ACSF shall ensure that all X-ray security screeners, whether they be employees or the employees of a screening service provider, have met the medical, educational, and other criteria requested by CAD. For details, please refer to P. 16 of CAD’s guidelines on Application for RACSF for Off-airport Air Cargo Screening.
Eligible applicants may apply for refund of 80% of fees after completing this approved course, subject to a maximum of HKD30,000, under the Professional Training and Examination Refund Scheme (ProTERS) of Maritime and Aviation Training Fund (MATF). For details, please refer to the MATF session or http://www.matf.gov.hk