Projects and Standards

CoESS is part of an EU-funded project consortium to raise quality in Explosive Detection Dog (EDD) services. 

The consortium is led by Palmyra Aviation Advisors and consists of Securitas Transport Aviation Services, Securitas Transport Aviation Security, A-CS Poland, Campus Vesta and Elnoro.

The project, financed by the EU's Internal Security Fund (ISF-Police) shall raise quality in Explosive Detection Dog (EDD) services – including the following activities over 2 years:

  • Creation of a European EDD Certification Standard
  • Launch of a Regional EU Certification Centre for EDDs for law enforcement and private security services
  • Training of up to 1000 EDDs in France, Luxemburg, the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany and Poland

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