General Security Awareness Training (GSAT)

In line with EU Requirement 2320, GSAT training has now been in existence since November 2007 and all staff working in the Security Restricted Area (SRA) of a Department for Transport controlled airport will need to hold a current certificate. Newly recruited staff will need to undergo this training as a prerequisite to applying for an airport ID pass.

Course syllabus:

  1. The threat to aviation

  2. Objectives and organisation of aviation security

  3. Security Restricted Area and access control

  4. Prohibited articles

  5. The trainees role in aviation security