Security Management Systems - SeMS (LIVE virtual classroom)

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

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About

Learn the essentials of IATA’s SeMS initiative and how it can make your organization IOSA compliant. This course provides a structured approach to security process implementation in accordance with IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) requirements. In daily classroom exercises, you will begin building a performance-based SeMS that produces measurable and auditable results.

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Course Code: TSCS-18-VC

Course format

  • The live sessions of this virtual classroom course are delivered by an official IATA Instructor.
  • The course will take you approximately 18 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 120 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

  • There are no prerequisites for this course
  • Recommended level is Entry-level and 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 Management Systems - SeMS (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session Asia (IATA)
18 - 21 October, 2021
Register before 27 Sep, 2021 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 04 Oct
All prices are before tax. Class no: 146756 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,293
Member
USD 1,691
Regular
USD 1,890

Virtual Classroom Training Information

Two sessions daily:
01:00-03:00 & 05:00-07:00 UTC
09:00-11:00 & 13:00-15:00 Singapore

7 additional classes are scheduled

Security Management Systems - SeMS (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session EMEA (IATA)
13 - 16 December, 2021
Register before 22 Nov, 2021 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 29 Nov
All prices are before tax. Class no: 146754 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,293
Member
USD 1,691
Regular
USD 1,890

Virtual Classroom Training Information

Two sessions daily:
07:00-09:00 & 11:00-13:00 UTC
09:00-11:00 & 13:00-15:00 Geneva

Security Management Systems - SeMS (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session EMEA (IATA)
24 - 27 January, 2022
Register before 24 Oct, 2021 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 10 Jan
All prices are before tax. Class no: 149504 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,114
Member
USD 1,433
Regular
USD 1,592

Virtual Classroom Training Information

2 daily LIVE sessions:
  16:00-18:00 & 19:00-21:00 Beijing/Singapore
  12:00-14:00 & 15:00-17:00 Dubai
  9:00-11:00 & 12:00-14:00 Geneva/Paris
  8:00-10:00 & 11:00-13:00 UTC

Security Management Systems - SeMS (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session Americas (IATA)
28 - 31 March, 2022
Register before 26 Dec, 2021 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 14 Mar
All prices are before tax. Class no: 149103 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,114
Member
USD 1,433
Regular
USD 1,592

Virtual Classroom Training Information

2 daily LIVE sessions:
  10:30-12:30 & 13:30-15:30 Miami/Montreal
  16:30-18:30 & 19:30-21:30 Geneva/Paris
  18:30-20:30 & 21:30-23:30 Dubai
  14:30-16:30 & 17:30-19:30 UTC

Security Management Systems - SeMS (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session Asia (IATA)
23 - 26 May, 2022
Register before 20 Feb, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 09 May
All prices are before tax. Class no: 149286 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,114
Member
USD 1,433
Regular
USD 1,592

Virtual Classroom Training Information

2 daily LIVE sessions:
  12:00-14:00 & 15:00-17:00 Beijing/Singapore
  8:00-10:00 & 11:00-13:00 Dubai
  6:00-8:00 & 9:00-11:00 Geneva/Paris
  4:00-6:00 & 7:00-9:00 UTC

Security Management Systems - SeMS (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session EMEA (IATA)
30 May - 2 June, 2022
Register before 27 Feb, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 16 May
All prices are before tax. Class no: 149505 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,114
Member
USD 1,433
Regular
USD 1,592

Virtual Classroom Training Information

2 daily LIVE sessions:
  15:00-17:00 & 18:00-20:00 Beijing/Singapore
  11:00-13:00 & 14:00-16:00 Dubai
  9:00-11:00 & 12:00-14:00 Geneva/Paris
  7:00-9:00 & 10:00-12:00 UTC

Security Management Systems - SeMS (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session EMEA (IATA)
26 - 29 September, 2022
Register before 26 Jun, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 12 Sep
All prices are before tax. Class no: 149506 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,114
Member
USD 1,433
Regular
USD 1,592

Virtual Classroom Training Information

2 daily LIVE sessions:
  15:00-17:00 & 18:00-20:00 Beijing/Singapore
  11:00-13:00 & 14:00-16:00 Dubai
  9:00-11:00 & 12:00-14:00 Geneva/Paris
  7:00-9:00 & 10:00-12:00 UTC

Security Management Systems - SeMS (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session Asia (IATA)
7 - 10 November, 2022
Register before 07 Aug, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 24 Oct
All prices are before tax. Class no: 149287 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,114
Member
USD 1,433
Regular
USD 1,592

Virtual Classroom Training Information

2 daily LIVE sessions:
  12:00-14:00 & 15:00-17:00 Beijing/Singapore
  8:00-10:00 & 11:00-13:00 Dubai
  5:00-7:00 & 8:00-10:00 Geneva/Paris
  4:00-6:00 & 7:00-9:00 UTC

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Relate the structure and components of the SeMS
  • Plan an organizational structure in terms of security responsibilities
  • Integrate SeMS procedures into your operations
  • Build awareness and security-oriented culture throughout your organization

Course content

  • SeMS
    • Management systems overview
    • IATA's SeMS initiative
    • Core elements of SeMS
  • Management
    • Building a security structure within your organization
    • Contingency planning
    • Security threat assessment
    • Risk management
    • Human factors
  • Quality
    • Quality control
    • Quality assurance of SeMS
    • IOSA compliancy

Other Related Resources

View the latest significant changes of the IATA Security Management Systems Manual (SeMS)

Who should attend

This course is recommended for all staff with Avsec responsibilities, including:

  • Experienced screening staff
  • Civil aviation authority representatives
  • Airline Managers
  • Airport Managers
  • Law Enforcement and other government personnel

Certificate awarded

An IATA Certificate of Completion is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 80% or higher on an assessment. A special distinction is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 90% or higher.

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