Security and Facilitation

Professional Certificate Course
Delivery: Classroom
Duration: 5 days

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.

Learning Objectives


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.

Target Audience

  • 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 Content 

  • 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

Upcoming sessions

Dates Location Member/WBP Non-Member Register
12–16 June 2017   Incheon, South Korea  US$1,500  US$2,170  Register
 23–27 November 2017  San Francisco, USA   US$1,500  US$2,170  Register