Ground Security Operatives (GSO)
A mandatory requirement for all personnel involved in the security screening of passengers and hand baggage for travel on air transport. The course covers the following:
- The current threat level for aviation in the UK
- The role of International and Government bodies and the legal requirements imposed on the aviation industry
- Controlling access points to security restricted areas
- Controlling access to aircraft
- Preparing people for security checks
- Screening baggage and items by conventional X-ray
- Searching by hand of passengers and staff
- Searching by hand of baggage and items
- Testing of liquids
- Scanning and searching by Walk Through Metal Detectors (WTMD) and Hand Held Metal Detectors (HHMD) of passengers and staff
- Searching and patrolling of security restricted areas
- Searching vehicles and supplies
- Searching and checking of aircraft
This course is valid for 13 months and a one day refresher is to be completed at intervals not exceeding the 13 month period.
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