Since 2001 the challenges and risks to the aviation industry have been growing rapidly. International civil aviation has suffered a series of attacks targeting airlines, airports, and other civil infrastructures.
Learn about current security threats and how to manage security risks related to passengers and cargo. Gain knowledge of aviation security from a management perspective and explore the issues facing Aviation Security Service (Avsec) management. Review techniques to conduct business while complying with national and international legislation.
Available as: Classroom & In-Company course
Duration: 3 days (24 hours)
Recommended level: Professional and Management
Identifying and managing security risks
Assessing threats in reference to the most current trends
The legal framework of international aviation security
The concept and implementation of aviation security
Emergency planning and response
Integrating human factors into an organization
Building a security culture in non-security personnel
Communicating with stakeholders in counter security entities in emergency situations
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Who should attend
This course is recommended for:
Border Control Authorities
Airline and Airport Operators
An IATA Certificate of Completion is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 70% or higher on all exercises and exams. A special distinction is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 90% or higher.
Participants enrolled in the Diploma in Advanced Studies in Aviation Management will receive an academic diploma from both University of Geneva and IATA.
This course has been customized into a three-day format for the IATA-University of Geneva Aviation Management program. It may be taken as a single certificate course, or as part of the Diploma of Advanced Studies in Aviation Management, or Executive MBA with specialization in aviation management.
Graduates of this course can apply for the Harvard ManageMentor (HMM) distance learning program at a special graduate price.