36/2015 Informant handling - advanced level

Status message

Active context: context_uid_training_courses
05 October 2015 to 09 October 2015
CEPOL in cooperation with Europol

Participants on this activity will improve their knowledge on the existing informant handling practices. They will also be able to:

  • enhance cross-border cooperation and build on mutual understanding of national legal practices related to informants
  • increase the use of products offered by Europol as the basis for good informant handling practices across the EU and beyond
  • recognise the need for a comprehensive risk assessment to be adopted for the management of informants, protection of staff and proceedings
  • recognise the importance of a national codification system in order to organise national coordination
  • cooperate with EU partners and third countries regarding informants
  • utilise Covert Human Intelligence Sources in a cost effective way
  • apply trust building and cooperate when handling informants
Target Audience: 

Experienced law enforcement officers engaged in informant handling (relevant security clearance is required).

Budapest, Hungary


Office address

European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1066 Budapest
Ó utca 27

Correspondence address

European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1903 Budapest

Email address

Telephone: +36 1 803 8030/8031

Fax: +36 1 803 8032