Available courses

    Risk analysis - profiling and document control

    Goal and objective

    ·         To prepare trainers for training customs officers in a field of:

      • Risk management, risk analysis;
      • Identifying, developing, sharing and applying best working practices during document control;
      • Basics of interviewing and profiling;
      • Interviewing and people profiling.

     Content

    ·         In this course the following subjects will be discussed:

    o    Identification of risk

    o    Practical tools for risk analysis

    o    Ability to work with open data sources

    o    Carrying out risk analysis in order to make documentary customs control

    o    Factors using for selection of people for customs control

    Learning outcomes

    ·         improved knowledge and skills in risk analysis and methods

    ·         increased knowledge on how to detect risk indicators during document control

    ·         developing interpersonal skills useful in customs control in the field of human behavior

    ·         trained officials who can pass on the gained information to colleagues

    Competences to be developed

    ·         Professional competencies                  Operational competencies

    o    dealing with operational risk                   - customs legislation

    o    drive for results                                          - risk analysis

    o    teamwork                                                    - customs declaration processing

    o    processing information

    o    oral communication

    o    body language

    o    analytical thinking

    Target group

    ·         Customs officers working at the EU´s external land border, who аре dealing with analysis of risk related data and perform customs control.

    Recommended number of participants

    ·         11-22

    Duration

    ·         3 days practical training

    Delivery and the methodology

    ·         Practical training including some theory, practical exercises in real working environment, case studies and simulation.

    Assessment

    ·         During practical exercises and simulation.

    Contact information

    • Team of trainers: Barszcz Jacek (PL), Szwedo Wojciech (PL), Siivola Timo (FI),  Nagymihály Zoltán (HU), Željko Milković (HR)

    ·         Contact person: Jacek Barszcz

    ·         E-mail: jacek.barszcz@mf.gov.pl


    Bus search

    • To identify, develop, share and apply best working practices and provide practical examples and share experience.
    • To reinforce the skills and competences of customs officials.
    • To increase safety and security, protect citizens and the environment.
    • Helping legal traffic

    Car search

    • To identify, develop, share and apply best working practices and administrative procedures.
    • To reinforce the skills and competences of customs officials.
    • To improve administrative capacity of the customs authority.
    • To increase safety and security, protect citizens and the environment.

    Truck search

  • To increase understanding, knowledge and practical skills on how to properly control and dismantle different types of trucks and trailers.
  • To reinforce the skills and competences of customs officials.
  • To provide practical examples and share experience and best practises on different searching techniques, methods and equipment used for searching.
  • To increase safety and security, protect citizens and the environment

  • Train search

    • To increase understanding, knowledge and practical skills on physical inspection and control of the trains.
    • To give instructions for safety measures and procedures.
    • To increase safety and security, protect citizens and the environment.

    Equipment used for customs control

    • The main objective of this training is to spread common approach in using equipment and tools when performing customs control at the EU external border by sharing working examples, best practises and methods.

    Profiling and interviewing

    • To identify, develop, share and apply best working practices and administrative procedures in the field of people profiling.
    • To reinforce the skills and competences of customs officials.
    • To increase safety and security, protect citizens and the environment.

    Goods control

    • To identify, develop, share and apply best working practices and administrative procedures.
    • To reinforce the skills and competences of customs officials.
    • To improve administrative capacity of the customs authority.
    • To increase safety and security, protect citizens and the environment.

      Detection/recognition of drugs/illegal medication

      • To spread common approach in detection and/or recognition of drugs and/or illegal medications at the EU external border by sharing working examples, best practises and methods.
      • To reinforce the skills and competences of customs officials.
      • To increase safety and security, protect citizens and the environment.

      Risk Analysis

      • To improve overall knowledge of exploited database repositories which can be used to data exchange within customs administrations of MS and risk assessment process as well.
      • To increase safety and security, protect citizens and the environment.

      Enhanced cooperation between Customs and Border Guard at external land border crossing points

    • CELBET2 related activities: check-list of CA/BG shift leaders activities, updated Guidelines on CA/BG cooperation, etc. different aspects of work in the BCP:
      • cooperation in information exchange
      • cooperation in performing border checks
      • cooperation in the field of risk analysis
      • cooperation in the field of infrastructure and equipment
      • cooperation in BCP management.

      X-Ray Image Analysing

      • To increase understanding, knowledge and practical skills on how to properly read and evaluate x-ray images presenting different means of transportation (empty as well as loaded with different cargo: containers, trucks, trailers, cars, buses, railway wagons).
      • To provide practical examples of x-ray images.
      • To share experience among participants of the course about existing anomalies visible on the x-ray image and real cases of x- ray seizures.
      • To increase safety and security, protect citizens and the environment.

      Professional Foreign Language Training

      • To reinforce the skills and competences of customs officials.
      • To improve administrative capacity of the customs authority.
      • To help the customs officers to communicate with clients in different situations.

      Sniffer Dogs Training

      • To enhance the sniffer dogs´ training.
      • To improve the vocational skills of the dog handlers.
      • To exchange the practical experience and best practices.
      • To increase safety and security, protect citizens and the environment.