Security Audit and Quality Control (LIVE virtual classroom)

These topics and more are covered in greater detail in the following traditional classroom course:

Did you know that in the past 3 years, 189 participants from 54 countries have taken this course with IATA?

About

Ensure your compliance with industry-wide security audit requirements and learn the essential airline and airport security audit requirements in ICAO Annex 17 in this advanced-level course. Become proficient in a wide range of industry standards, with in-depth reviews of international and national security programs. Gain the skills to conduct compliant audits and quality control across multiple security segments.

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Course Code: TSCS-10-VC

Course format

  • The live sessions of this virtual classroom course are delivered by an official IATA Instructor.
  • The course will take you approximately 22 hours to complete and be held over 4 consecutive days.
  • There will be 2 live interactive virtual classroom sessions per day, each session will be 150 minutes.
  • The live sessions will require your participation, with multiple Q&A sessions and additional time spent on self-study material including projects, research, additional reading and videos.
  • Student performance will be based on an assessment.

Technical requirements

Please verify your hardware, software and network to support your upcoming course with IATA Training.

Prerequisites

  • Participants should have at least two years of experience in aviation security management.
  • Recommended level is Intermediate.
  • The recommended level of language proficiency is ICAO Operational Level 4 for courses in English or the equivalent level for other languages.

How to register

To arrange in-house training for your company: Complete the in-house training request form or contact the salesperson in your region.

Virtual venues

We schedule our virtual classroom courses through one of 3 virtual venues, each in a different time zone for your convenience. For more information, please visit our page on virtual classroom timing or contact our Customer Portal.

Please check the exact schedule of each class below (View more details) and click ‘Register’.

Next class

Security Audit and Quality Control (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session Asia (IATA)
25 - 28 October, 2021
Register before 04 Oct, 2021 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 11 Oct
All prices are before tax. Class no: 146757 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,193
Member
USD 1,591
Regular
USD 1,790

Virtual Classroom Training Information

Two sessions daily:
01:30-04:00 & 05:30-08:00 UTC
09:30-12:00 & 13:30-16:00 Singapore
(last day 1 additional hour at the last session for the exam)

5 additional classes are scheduled

Security Audit and Quality Control (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session EMEA (IATA)
6 - 9 December, 2021
Register before 15 Nov, 2021 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 22 Nov
All prices are before tax. Class no: 146753 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,193
Member
USD 1,591
Regular
USD 1,790

Virtual Classroom Training Information

Two sessions daily:
07:30-10:00 & 11:30-14:00 UTC
09:30-12:00 & 13:30-16:00 Geneva
(last day 1 additional hour at the last session for the exam)

Security Audit and Quality Control (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session EMEA (IATA)
1 - 4 February, 2022
Register before 01 Nov, 2021 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 18 Jan
All prices are before tax. Class no: 149501 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,034
Member
USD 1,353
Regular
USD 1,512

Virtual Classroom Training Information

2 daily LIVE sessions:
  16:00-18:30 & 19:30-22:00 Beijing/Singapore
  12:00-14:30 & 15:30-18:00 Dubai
  9:00-11:30 & 12:30-15:00 Geneva/Paris
  8:00-10:30 & 11:30-14:00 UTC

Security Audit and Quality Control (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session EMEA (IATA)
4 - 7 April, 2022
Register before 02 Jan, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 21 Mar
All prices are before tax. Class no: 149502 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,034
Member
USD 1,353
Regular
USD 1,512

Virtual Classroom Training Information

2 daily LIVE sessions:
  15:00-17:30 & 18:30-21:00 Beijing/Singapore
  11:00-13:30 & 14:30-17:00 Dubai
  9:00-11:30 & 12:30-15:00 Geneva/Paris
  7:00-9:30 & 10:30-13:00 UTC

Security Audit and Quality Control (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session Asia (IATA)
13 - 16 June, 2022
Register before 13 Mar, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 30 May
All prices are before tax. Class no: 149285 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,034
Member
USD 1,353
Regular
USD 1,512

Virtual Classroom Training Information

2 daily LIVE sessions:
  10:30-13:00 & 14:00-16:30 Beijing/Singapore
  6:30-9:00 & 10:00-12:30 Dubai
  2:30-5:00 & 6:00-8:30 UTC

Security Audit and Quality Control (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session EMEA (IATA)
12 - 15 September, 2022
Register before 12 Jun, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 29 Aug
All prices are before tax. Class no: 149503 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,034
Member
USD 1,353
Regular
USD 1,512

Virtual Classroom Training Information

2 daily LIVE sessions:
  15:00-17:30 & 18:30-21:00 Beijing/Singapore
  11:00-13:30 & 14:30-17:00 Dubai
  9:00-11:30 & 12:30-15:00 Geneva/Paris
  7:00-9:30 & 10:30-13:00 UTC

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Conduct security audits in the airport, terminal and on the ground
  • Implement quality control processes such as building checklists and communicating results
  • Understand ICAO requirements and apply them to your audit programs
  • Apply surveys and inspections to maintain quality security operations

Course content

  • Aviation security background and legislation
    • Global aviation security regime structure
    • International aviation security conventions
    • ICAO Annex 17
  • Audit programs
    • National Civil Aviation Security Program
    • ICAO Universal Security Audit Program
  • Security surveys – evaluating security needs and highlighting vulnerabilities
    • Surveys for airports
    • Surveys for airlines
  • Auditing security segments
    • Airport security
    • Passenger terminal
    • Ground security
    • Baggage security
    • Cargo security
    • Human factors and aviation security training
  • Security Management Systems (SeMS)
    • Core elements
    • Human factors

Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Aspiring auditors/validators requiring qualification
  • Airline and airport security managers preparing for an audit
  • National aviation security regulators
  • Law enforcement personnel in airport operations
  • Ground handling or security provider staff

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 participant obtaining a grade of 90% or higher.

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