The Aircrew Security Instructor Training Course follows the mandatory conditions and syllabus set down by the Department for Transport (DfT) in the UK National Aviation Security Training Programme and is delivered over two days. Provision of this training is mandatory for any person instructing aircrew security to aircrew operating on UK registered qualifying aircraft.
Remote delivery is available for recurrent training, contact us for details.
To provide instructors of aircrew of UK registered qualifying aircraft with relevant skills and knowledge to train aircrew to allow them to carry out their duties effectively.
To ensure that aircrew of UK registered qualifying aircraft understand the legal framework of aviation security and the current threat and are aware of the wider security issues.
For aircrew of UK registered qualifying aircraft to learn about the security context and requirements within which they will operate.
To achieve the overall aims and objectives, the training consists of the following eight modules and aims:
1 – The Threat to Aviation: To ensure the trainees know the importance of the threat to the aviation industry.
2 – International and National Objectives of Aviation Security and Legislation: To ensure the trainees know how international agreements fit with national and local organisation of aviation security.
3 – General Security Awareness: For the trainee to recognise their personal responsibility in contributing to aviation security.
4 – Searching / Checking Aircraft: For trainees to be able to perform an aircraft security search / check.
5 – Protecting Aircraft: To ensure trainees are able to protect aircraft from unauthorised access.
6 – Prohibited Articles: To ensure trainees know their responsibility in relation to prohibited articles.
7 – Onboard Security: To ensure trainees are able to manage security onboard.
8 – Aircrew Security Instructor Module: To enable instructors to gain background knowledge and context for the purpose of delivering aircrew security training.
Following assessment, successful participants will be certified according to the requirements of the DfT