Aviation Security is a 6 hour course, vital for flight crew in an ever- increasing rain of threats to security in today’s World. It covers basic security such as Captains authority , crew responsibility, media contact, screening and includes carriage of mail by crew, their luggage and belongings and uniforms.
The managing of unruly passengers, in terms of legality, reporting of incidents concerning those passengers, procedures and behaviour levels in incidents of air rage. Reporting of all incidents and advising passengers regarding the current situation is vital and discussed at length.
The course also covers bomb threats and warnings and how to personally deal with the warning, together with where the bomb may have been placed, searching for the device and dealing with it once found.
It also covers all procedures connected to not only bomb threats but also hijackings, giving general guidelines for handling such.
Each Airline will have its own SOPs in this regard, but the course gives an excellent over view in the use of force, guidelines for all crew and coded advisories in the event of such an incident.