Global passenger traffic is expected to increase by 5.8% annually for the next five years, creating an unprecedented need to reconcile security procedures with passenger flow.
In alignment with IATA’s Passenger Facilitation Program, this course focuses on the crucial areas of airport access control, security regulations, and terminal and perimeter security with the aim to provide a secure, seamless and efficient “end-to-end” passenger experience.
Available as: Classroom & In-Company course
Duration: 5 days (40 hours)
Recommended level: Professional and Management
What you will learn
Upon completing this course you will have the skills to:
Accelerate passenger and freight processing while reducing organizational costs
Interpret national obligations within international agreements
Understand the regulatory framework of aviation authorities
Identify emerging trends in legal and illegal migration
Regulatory framework of facilitation – ICAO, Chicago Convention, Annex 9
Implementing effective passenger, personnel and baggage screening approaches
Implementing a Security Management Systems (SeMS)
Understanding requirements of reduced mobility passengers
Terminal and perimeter security
Threat and risk assessment at airports
Emerging trends in legal and illegal migration
Detecting fraudulent documents and the role of governments
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Note: Course participants receive a free copy of the IATA Facilitation Guide.
Who should attend
This course is recommended for:
Airline supervisory staff
National control agencies (Immigration, Customs, Border Police)
Duty officers (government, airport and airline)
An IATA Certificate of Completion is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 70% or higher on all exercises and exams. A special distinction is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 90% or higher.
About IATA Classroom Training
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Graduates of this course can apply for the Harvard ManageMentor (HMM) distance learning program at a special graduate price.