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Behavioral Analysis and Predictive Screening Strategies (Classroom, 4 days)

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Explore the role of human factors in security screening.

Discover the most recent screening methods and how they can enhance your current operations. Learn to detect suspicious signs and behavior before even making contact with a passenger, increasing efficiency and reducing waiting time.

Course format: This course is available at IATA Training Centers, regional training partner locations, and on-demand as in-company training. This course provides 32 hours of instruction delivered by an official IATA Instructor.

Recommended level: Professional and Management

Next class

Feb 28 - Mar 03, 2017 - United States, Miami (IATA)

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What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will have the skills to:

  • Identify and anticipate security and terror threats
  • Assess a passenger's risk level using a variety of information obtaining tools
  • Create a culture of security awareness within your organization
  • Evaluate passenger data during the security check processes
  • Apply questioning techniques to obtain additional information from passengers

Course content

  • Security Threats and Terrorism
    • Threats to civil aviation
    • Current terror threats
    • Modus operandi of terror groups
  • Screening Technologies
    • Traditional security screening implementation
    • Behavior analysis system
    • Concealment techniques
  • Detecting Suspicious Signs
    • Reading body language
    • Observation techniques
  • Evaluating Travel Documents
    • Passenger data (PNR/PNI)
    • Travel documents as indicators
  • Questioning Techniques
    • Collecting information from passengers

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  • Role play and face-to-face exercises
  • Final exam

Who should attend

  • Experienced screening staff working in airports, airlines and law enforcement units
  • Security Managers
  • Security Screening supervisors
  • Screening Security personnel

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.

This course is a step toward earning an IATA Diploma in:

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