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Hold Baggage Reconciliation (HBR)

This course is designed to equip those responsible for handling hold baggage with the knowledge and skills to confidently conduct effective HBR.

Course details


Course duration: Up to 2 days (role dependent)

NSSA (Doncaster), London Heathrow or location of your choice

Virtual (instructor-led online)

Course duration: Up to 2 days (role dependent)


Course duration: 3.5 hours (role dependent)

Course Overview

This course is designed for those who are responsible for handling and reconciling hold baggage, including check-in staff, dispatchers, appointed persons and baggage loaders.

This course aims to familiarise delegates with the nature of the threat to aviation and the security measures in place to counter that threat, whilst understanding their role and responsibilities in relation to the HBR process and the applicable security requirements.

Course Content 

The course contains the following modules:

  • The Threat to Aviation
  • Security in the Aviation Industry
  • The Trainee's Role
  • Access Control and the Screening Point
  • Escorting Employment and/or Visitor Passholders
  • An Overview of Baggage Reconciliation
  • Procedures and Techniques of Baggage Reconciliation – Check-in
  • Baggage Make-up and Transfer
  • Aircraft Loading
  • The Gate
  • The Appointed Person

 Course Format

The course will be delivered using a combination of classroom instruction using presentations, discussions, exercises and practical-based training.


  • Aviation

 Forthcoming Dates

We deliver this course at the request of clients to meet their operational needs. Please contact our team to discuss your requirements.