Designed to establish a general knowledge base for airport professionals working in the airport Credentialing Office. The curriculum provides important history that helps a Trusted Agent better understand the security platform from which they now are required to work. The course focuses on understanding the complexities that have been continuously added to the requirements for vetting, issuing, tracking and auditing airport credentials and is based on Title 49 Code of Federal Regulations– 1542 series, and TSA Security Directives.

The Credentialing Office is the front door of the airport, and everyone passes through it. Trusted Agents need to clearly understand the critical nature and importance of their responsibilities, so take advantage of this unique program and earn your industry recognized Trusted Agent certification today!


  • Learn from aviation professionals with extensive experience in security and credentialing
  • Obtain a thorough Trusted Agent and Credentialing education and use your knowledge to improve the security and efficiency at your airport
  • Increase your promotional and career opportunities in the aviation field
  • Earn a prestigious ACE designation and become a part of an elite group of "qualified" trusted agents

The instructors for the ACE Airport Trusted Agent are Lori L. Beckman, Kiran Dhanji, and Carol Spear.

Questions? Contact the Training Department at [email protected]

Disclaimer - This program is not a substitute for the Transportation Security Administration’s guidance and directives. The intent is to supplement the existing aviation security & credentialing workforce with a foundation of knowledge that increases the awareness of the roles and responsibilities of aviation professionals.

Questions? Contact us at 703.824.0504