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Aviation Security Managers Initial Training

Training for airport security managers

Who this course suitable for

This is a mandatory course designed for security managers employed by Airports, Airlines, Airline Agents, In-Flight Caterers and cleaning contractors, who have direct managerial responsibilities for employees carrying out aviation security duties.

Learning Objectives

Through successful completion of the course, candidates will receive the Aviation Security Manager Certificate, which is a mandatory qualification, accredited by the DfT.

Course Content

Our security training follows the Department for Transport’s National Aviation Security Training Programme guidelines and incorporates: -

  • Threat to Aviation
  • International & National Objectives of Aviation Security and Legislation
  • Security Communications
  • Response to Security Incidents
  • Legal Powers, the Role of the Police and Incident Reporting
  • Maintaining Effective Security Awareness
  • Security Restricted Area (SRA) Access Control and Security – including a tour of SRA
  • Quality Control
  • Leading and Motivating Employees
  • Recognition of Firearms, Explosives, Incendiary Devices and Dangerous Goods
  • Role Specific Security
  • Airport Security
  • Aircraft Security
  • Air cargo Security
  • Air Cargo Security
  • In-Flight Supplies Security
  • Airport Supplies Security

Also included into the course are some "non-mandatory" syllabus items. For example a full explosive power demonstration and a practical exercise running through the whole event to enhance the learning experience.

Method of Delivery

Trainer led – Mixed training covering both theoretical and practical elements


8 Days

Contact Details

Simon Brooks
Business Development Manager
Tel: +44 (0)161 489 5710
Mobile: +44 (0) 7958 876 641