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Ground Security Operatives – Initial and Recurrent

Ground Security OperativesTarget Audience:

Provision of this training is mandatory for any Personnel who have been employed to work as a Ground Security Officer within the Security Department.  Responsible for the Airside Security of Passengers and Staff travelling and working at an airport.

Course Overview:

  • The Threat to Aviation
  • Objectives & Organisation of Aviation Security
  • Security Restricted Area & Access Control
  • Security Communications
  • Response to Security Incidents
  • Legal Powers, the Role of the Police & Incident Reporting
  • Maintaining Effective Security
  • General Security Awareness
  • Protecting Aircraft
  • Searching / Checking Aircraft
  • Recognition of Firearms, Explosives & Dangerous Goods
  • Preparing People for Security Checks
  • Using X-Ray Equipment/Conventional/Advanced X-Ray
  • Threat Image Projection (TIP)
  • Explosive Trace Detection (ETD) Equipment
  • Liquids Testing Equipment
  • Walk Through Metal Detectors (WTMD) & Hand Held Metal Detectors (HHMD)
  • Screening People & Baggage
  • Prohibited Articles
  • Searching Facilities & Vehicles
  • Methods of Concealment
  • Passenger, Questioning & Response (Profiling)

Course Delivery:

  • Powerpoint & DVD Presentations
  • Written & Practical Assessments
  • Group / Individual Exercises
  • On-the-Job Training