Gulf Centre for Aviation Studies

ACI - Security and Facilitation

Instructor Led Virtual Training

This course provides participants with the principles upon which security and facilitation are built, their global structure, the need to have them working in a coordinated effort and airport industry best practices and tools to accomplish tasks related to Security and Facilitation in their workplaces.

Course Benefits

Upon completion of this course, participants will learn:

  • Understand the various aspects of aviation facilitation and security and enhance their knowledge of the legal foundation upon airport programmes are established.
  • Analyse the security and facilitation global structure and its importance on aircraft, crews,
    passenger, cargo and mail.
  • Review security and facilitation common challenges, goals and operational activities.
  • Critique case studies (anonym) and review best practices for facilitation and security working
    towards a common goal in a coordinated effort.
  • Learn about the wide range of new tools and resources required to accomplish tasks related to
    security and facilitation.

Who Should Attend

  • Airport managers and personnel with security and facilitation responsibilities
  • Airline Officials
  • Civil Aviation Regulators
  • Governmental agency staff responsible for access and border controls (e.g. Immigration, Customs, etc.)

Course Outline

  • ICAO and its role in security and facilitation
  • Security and facilitation global structure
  • Cargo Security and Facilitation Biometrics and its application in facilitation and security
  • Machine Readable Travel Documents (MRTD)
  • Challenges and common goals of security and facilitation
  • Common operational activities between security and facilitation

Course Prerequisite (s)

  • speak, read and write English.
  • Access to a Desktop computer or  Laptop or mobile, or tablet with web cam. (Using a Mobile is not recommended) 
  • Stable Internet connection
  • MS Team/CISCO Webex application on their device (instructions will be sent once you register for the course)
  • A valid email address