The target audience for this course is employees of transport infrastructure facilities, as well as employees of transport security units that perform work directly related to ensuring the transport security of a transport security facility. The course is recommended for a variety of maritime transport companies and terminal personnel.
The scope of the training program "Specialist in the field of transport security" is 40 ac. hours. Candidates for the training must have higher or secondary specialized education, or at the time of training they must be trained in programs of higher or secondary specialized education. Upon graduation, graduates who successfully pass the final exam receive certificates of advanced training indicating the name of the program. Graduates with sufficient experience in the field of transport security may, on their personal applications, be nominated for certification by the International Dangerous Goods and Containers Association as advisers in the field of transport security. The validity period of the adviser's certificate is 5 years. However, the Association does not certify transport security forces. This service is provided by specialized certification organizations accredited in the prescribed manner. Detailed information about this service can be found on the official website of the Russian Maritime Security Service.
In the course of training, the students study the provisions of the International Ship and Port Facility Security Code, the Federal Law of the Russian Federation dated March 6, 2006 № 35-FZ "On Countering Terrorism", the Federal Law of the Russian Federation dated February 9, 2007 № 16-ФЗ "On Transport Security ”, as well as resolutions of the Government of the Russian Federation and relevant by-laws in the field of transport security.