AVS-2024 Security

Quick Facts


Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Course is Part of this Program

Course Length
Self-Paced (Must be completed within 6 months)

Course Dates & Locations
Courses are online and can be started anytime.

Your registration will be handled by a secure payment system. Credit card information will not be saved.



This course covers aviation security issues, including both ground and flight operations. It reviews threats and mitigation, including aviation security screening and considerations for controlled access areas. General issues for security checks, procedures and responsibilities are also discussed. Flight operations topics include flight deck access, communication, prohibited items and emergency procedures. The course is available in two versions: Passenger / Cargo Airlines – emphasis on ground operations at passenger and cargo facilities; Cargo-only Airlines – emphasis on ground operations at cargo facilities.

Who Should Attend:

  • Experienced Airline Pilots
  • Airline Operations staff

Course Objectives

Lesson 1: Overview

  • Definitions
  • Organizations
  • Statistics
  • Trends and anomalies

Lesson 2: Threats

  • Unlawful acts – Classification
  • Current and emerging threats
  • People of interest
  • Government agencies
  • Security officers

Lesson 3: Airport Security (Passenger)

  • Screening
  • Technology
  • Controlled access areas

Lesson 4: Ground Operations

  • Security checks
  • Procedures
  • Responsibilities

Lesson 5: Flight Operations

  • Flight deck access
  • Communication
  • Prohibited items
  • Emergency procedures

Contact Us

Office of Professional Education, Worldwide Campus
600 S. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL 32114-3900

This is a self-guided online course; you will be able to complete this course at your own pace, from wherever you choose.