Funded by the Canadian government and with the continued support from the Royal Police Cadet Academy (RPCA), the International Organization for Migration (IOM)’s eLearning ‘Foundation Training Course for Law Enforcement Officers’ provides easy and up to date access to information on combatting smuggling of migrants and trafficking in persons. Through this platform, learners can consult and engage in topics that look into utilizing international best practices and internationally recognized conceptualization of border management, and skills that are commonly recognized as important for frontline officers. Feel free to learn of terms and concepts as defined in the modules and choose from 16 modules introducing border management.
This eLearning course targets not only frontline officers who will operates at the border crossing points, either at the land borders, seaports, or airport checkpoints but it is also beneficial for any police officers who want to learn backgrounds and basics of migration management, with the focus on border controls, crimes in relevant to migration, and immigration processes. This eLearning could be beneficial for those who are working at the policy level to understand the scenario of border control, while seeking to understand international frameworks to address cross-border crimes in relevant to migration and obligations Thailand has as a state party of international instruments.It is therefore very beneficial for police officers to learn of these basics in addition to other national trainings which is context-specific to Thailand’s legal framework and operational requirements.requirements.