Security Management Systems - SeMS (LIVE virtual classroom)

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Did you know that in the past 5 years, 677 participants from 88 countries have taken this course with IATA?

About the course

4-day (18 hours) LIVE virtual classroom course

IATA Security Management Systems - SeMS aviation training course

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.

Download the Outline

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 EMEA (IATA)
26 - 29 September, 2022
Register before 05 Sep, 2022 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 12 Sep
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 149506
English
USD 1,293
USD 1,691
Regular
USD 1,890

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

2 additional classes are scheduled

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 (only for payment by credit card or ICH)*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 24 Oct
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 149287
English
USD 1,114
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

Security Management Systems - SeMS (LIVE virtual classroom)

Turkey, Istanbul (TKAA-RTP)
29 November - 2 December, 2022
Please register by 07 Nov
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 155875
English
USD 1,393
USD 1,791
Regular
USD 1,990

This class is offered in cooperation with Turkish Airlines Aviation Academy. The regional price applies to residents of Turkey.

Register on TAA website

For information and to register, please contact:

Turkish Airlines Aviation Academy
Ataturk Airport; Gate B 34149 Yesilkoy
Istanbul, Turkey
E-mail: tkaaiatatrainings@thy.com
Phone: +90 (212) 463 63 63 - 12360 - 14257 - 13101

Benefit from the Early Bird discount of 20% if you register 3 months prior to the course start date or USD100 if you register 3 weeks prior to the course start date.

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

The key topics that are covered during this course include:

  • 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.

This course is a step toward earning an IATA Diploma in:

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Learn the skills to manage airline operations, ground operations, and to implement emergency response programs.

  • English
  • Español

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Develop your credentials as a cargo security specialist with this specialized program. With subject matter direct from the organizations that set the standards for the industry, you will build a skill set you can use throughout the dynamic air cargo sector.

  • English
  • Français
  • Español

Aviation Security Management Diploma

Learn how to apply security measures in response to dynamic security demands.

  • English
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