Designed to give newly recruited security staff a clear career path in aviation security, this diploma prepares trainees to work in access control, x-ray screening and checkpoint supervisory roles. An introductory course taken via distance learning teaches the current security issues and practices in aviation. Three classroom courses build screening skills according to EU regulations using simulation programs, real x-ray images and equipment. Trainees are also given further options to focus their skills in passenger screening, air cargo screening or aviation security training.
Upon completion of this diploma you will be able to:
This Diploma is recommended for:
Candidates must complete 2 Required courses and 2 Elective courses within three years.
A passing mark of 80% is required on all assignments and exams. A special distinction is awarded to candidates who obtain a distinction in all, or all but one, of all course exams and assignments that make up this Diploma.
This course introduces you to the security measures and regulations you need to know to work responsibly in the industry.
Evaluate the capabilities and limitations of your technology and team against the IATA-ACI Security and Egress Project criteria to increase efficiency in your screening operations.
Threat assessment and planning techniques to help your business comply with recent changes to security regulations. Learn to apply common industry practices using hands-on simulation exercises.
Learn how to design lesson plans and instructional aids based on performance objectives. Gain practical experience by preparing and presenting short lessons during class.
Learn passenger security screening techniques that increase efficiency and throughput, including: questioning techniques and how to detect suspicious signs before making contact with a passenger.