A Cargo Security Coordinator (CSC) is known as:  A senior company representative who has the responsibility and authority to manage air cargo security issues and to liaise with Transport Canada as necessary.” The CSC is responsible for the development, implementation, maintenance and administration of the Cargo Security Plan for an individual or multiple sites. 

Training is done via an e-Learning program, available 24/7. Plan on 5-6 hours for completion of the CSC e-Learning Program.

CIFFA Air Cargo Security training for Cargo Security Coordinators (CSCs) has been fully revised and narrated to include the changes coming into force on October 17th, 2016. This updated course is suitable for new CSCs or as a refresher training. It is also suitable for Known Consignors, Regulated Agents or Certified Agents.

Note* This course does not include cargo screener training for any Transport Canada approved screening methods.

An Authorized Cargo Representative (ACR) is known as: A person who has assigned air cargo security duties at the company, persons with the need, right and qualifications to access air cargo such as accepting and tendering cargo, delivering or validating shipments. 


Training is done via an e-Learning program, available 24/7. Plan on 3-4 hours for completion of the ACR e-Learning Program. Learn how to handle cargo destined for air transport in a “secure” environment, how to recognize and respond to air cargo that has been tampered with, and how to restore a secure environment for air cargo. 


CIFFA Air Cargo Security training for Authorized Cargo Representatives (ACRs) is fully revised and narrated to include the changes implemented on October 17th, 2016. This updated course is suitable for new ACRs or as a refresher training. It is also suitable for Known Consignors, Regulated Agents, Certified Agents or Authorized Cargo Administrators that will maintain ACRs.