Aviation Security Awareness – General Staff (Non-Security Roles) (e-learning)



About the course

2-hour e-learning course

IATA Aviation Security Awareness – General Staff (Non-Security Roles) aviation training course

Security is a concern for everyone in the industry, affecting virtually all areas of operation. Working in or around an airport you have a role in keeping the industry safe and secure. In line with ICAO guidance, any personnel involved in implementing any security measures or who are authorized to have unescorted access to an airside area must receive security awareness training. This course is tailor-made to your role and will introduce you to the security measures and regulations you need to know whilst working in an airport or airline office environment. This course will provide you with background information about aviation security and practical information regarding handling threats and different security related tasks, with an introduction to cyber security.

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Course Code: TSCS-65

Group discounts
Considerable discounts are available for multiple purchases (30+ users) of this course. To simplify company-wide implementation, you can also host this e-learning course on your company’s Learning Management.
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Course format

  • This self-study e-learning course requires approximately 2 hours of study, to be completed within 6 months from the purchase date (enrollment validity).
  • After the enrollment validity expires, the users will not have access to the course content and will not be able to take the exam/assessment.
  • The recommended level for this course is Entry-level.
  • Student performance will be based on an exam/assessment. Please refer to the Exam/Assessment Information below for more details.

Registration information

Important: Please note that if you are purchasing courses for more than one person, you must create a User Account for each individual. Registration and payment must be done through each User Account. You cannot use one User Account to purchase courses for multiple individuals. However, you may pay for multiple individuals by one credit card or bank transfer through each individual’s User Account. If you pay by bank transfer, please attach a copy of the bank transfer issued by the sender’s bank to each individual’s order.


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Course fee by user
USD 225

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will have the skills to:

  • Recognize the current threats to civil aviation
  • Relate your security responsibilities to your role
  • Demonstrate good security practices
  • Facilitate a security culture and security incident reporting culture
  • Enhance your company Security Management System (SeMS)

Course content

The key topics that are covered during this course include:

  • Current threats to the aviation industry
  • Aviation security regulations and the international organizations behind them
  • General security awareness
  • Response and measures to security-related incidents
  • How to report security incidents: introducing IATA’s See It Report It (SIRI) initiative
  • Introduction to cyber security

Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Persons working in an office environment for an airport or airline

Certificate awarded

Upon successful completion of the exam/assessment, you will be awarded a Certificate that you can print for your records.

Exam/Assessment information

Please read the General Information on Self-study exams.

  • Delivery method: Unsupervised online-based exam. Assessment can be taken at any time at your convenience.
  • Format: 30 multiple-choice questions
  • Time allowance: 1 hour
  • Passing grade: 80% correct answers
  • Number of exam/assessment attempts: 2

Important note: The exam/assessment should be accessed after you have completed the course module. Once you have started the assessment you can no longer access the course module.

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