Banco Central de Costa Rica


Training on security features


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Courses cost ’9 000 (US$16 approximately) per person.



1. General Aspects

• Why the change to a new family of banknotes?

• Security levels

• Classification of security features

• Banknote production process


2. First Level Security Features

• Banknote major characteristics

• Recognizing security features


3. Second Level Security Features

• Location and description of security features

• Use of instruments


4. Laboratory 

Workshops are conducted so participants apply the knowledge gained using cash authorized for circulation, reinforcing their knowledge through structured exercises.


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