Tajik Border Сontrol Officers improved their knowledge on document security

  • Thematic Component: 1. Institutional Development of Border Control Agencies
  • Country: Tajikistan

From December 14 till 16 2021, BOMCA 10 held a National Training of Trainers on Document Security in Tajikistan, aligned with the European Union's best practices, and in cooperation with Frontex. The training course addressed officers responsible for border checks and experienced in the best practices of document verification, who will consequently train their colleagues.

In the course of the event, participants received training programmes for basic and advanced learning, based on the EU experience and prepared a set of materials for further training of the staff in the field. A regional network of document experts will be established to facilitate the exchange of information in the field of document security. In the future, participants in the advanced training-of-trainers course will be instructed on how to identify False Travel Document Alerts through exchanges with national points of contact in the European Union.