Security awareness training is required for all persons requesting access to Alabama State Port Authority facilities. Classes are held at 9:00 a.m. each Monday at the International Trade Center, 250 North Water Street in the Killian Room. We also have online training that is available for an additional fee paid to an outside vendor. You will need to register for the training at: https://alabama.port.training As you register online, please choose Alabama State Port Authority as the requested Port. You will then need to register your company. Once you have completed the training and obtained a completion certificate, you can bring that to our badge office to receive your credential. If you are interested in the online training, please send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Persons who apply for, and are granted, credentials Tuesday through Friday of each week, will receive a TEMPORARY credential upon successful completion of the required background check. The temporary credential will be valid for NO MORE THAN ONE WEEK and only one temporary credential can be issued per applicant.
Spanish language classes are held, upon request, at 10:30 AM on Monday at the Port Police Building. Applicants must confirm their immigration status at the port police credentials office and register for the class before 4:00 PM on the Thursday preceding the class.