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AIRPORT SECURITY OPERATIONS OPTIMIZATION 

 

DESCRIPTION

This course teaches the basics of operational aviation security (AVSEC), providing an overview of the latest security issues, threats, and technological developments. With a focus on ICAO and IATA documentation, gain tools to implement international security procedures within your organization.

 

Duration: Monday – Friday (5 Days), 2015 from 8:30 – 5:00pm 

Location: Ghana Civil Aviation Training Academy (GATA) at Kotoka International Airport. Accra

Course Fee: $1,950 per participant as the Regional Price.

 

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • Learn the structure and roles of major aviation security organizations
  • Evaluate threat and risk involved in security planning
  • Execute security concepts and integrate them into an airport security plan

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

  • Representatives from civil aviation authorities
  • Airline and airport-based and government personnel with AVSEC responsibilities
  • Law enforcement personnel responsible for the overview of security measure

AIRPORT SECURITY: LOOKING AT TERRORIST ATTACKS OUTSIDE THE CIVIL AVIATION INDUSTRY

Security is about prevention. Our training encourages open dialogue and a proactive approach to security operations at all levels. 

Can civil aviation learn from terrorist attacks carried out on the ground? In this presentation we compare the 2012 Bangkok explosions with the 1988 Pan Am flight 103 attack to expose possible vulnerabilities in today’s aircraft and airport security measures.

KEY TOPICS

  • International aviation security laws and legal obligations
  • Current threats and risks to the aviation industry
  • Control of access to airport security restricted areas
  • Screening of passenger and cabin baggage
  • Risk assessment and contingency planning
  • Emerging technologies and equipment
  • Command and control of response to major incidents

CERTIFICATE AWARDED

 

An IATA Certificate of Completion is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 80% or higher on all exercises and exams. A special distinction is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 90% or higher.