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Advanced Workshop - Corporate Aircraft Security

Course Description:

As more and more executives and high net worth families travel on private aircraft, it is essential for Personal Protection Specialists (PPS) and Executive Protection Professionals to understand the unique world and special challenges of providing executive protection in and around corporate aircraft. Our comprehensive workshop will introduce you to the unique nuances and various aspects of providing executive protection within the corporate aircraft world. This workshop is also helpful for pilots to understand the security perspective of protective teams and how better to interface with and support their mission.

We will discuss different types of aircraft, how to work with a Fixed Base Operator (FBO) and Flight Crews, and other airport businesses that provides services to executive and chartered aircraft. Also covered is arranging ground transportation to and from the aircraft, aircraft security systems and protection of aircraft domestically and internationally. As an option, we will visit an FBO and perform a security walk-through of an actual aircraft, as well as speak to FBO personnel.

Topics Include:

  • Different types of aircraft
  • Fixed Base Operations (FBO)
  • Developing a corporate aircraft security plan
  • Pickups and Departures in and around the plane
  • Understanding IRS 132 regulations and Corporate aircraft travel
  • Pre-travel security preparations
  • Managing Luggage and space limitations
  • Conducting advances at Fixed Based Operations (FBO)
  • Handling travel emergencies
  • Weapons, Drugs, and other contraband on corporate aircraft
  • FAA Armed Security Officer (ASO) program
  • Working with the Flight Crew and understanding their role and responsibilities
  • Traveling with the principal on board
  • Domestic and international flight security
  • Lead Passenger role, Immigration, and customs
  • Security Systems for Aircraft
  • And much more


Jerry Heying CPP, PPS
James Burdick PPS

*Recieve discounted "Package Deal" Call EPI for more details (212)268-4555

Advanced Workshop

Two-day workshops designed to explore best practices from highly experienced practitioners and security professionals like yourself.
These workshops are delivered in a constructive, interactive “Peer to Peer” environment!

Presentations will be made by Professionals with advanced knowledge of the subject matter, and participants will have interactive, open round table discussions moderated by the Presenter to delve deeper into the topics and seek out recognized best practices. Guest presenters may also be brought in live or by video feed and some participants may be asked to present as well. Participants will be able to discuss their own specific needs or be tasked with issues or assignments that need to be planned or resolved.
Some workshops will also involve site visits and field work.

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Event Id:  146
Course Date(s): Friday, June 22, 2018  Through:    Saturday, June 23, 2018
Time: full days;    
Tuition: $495.00
Cincinnati State Community & Technical College: 3520 Central Parkway Room 152 (Main Building)  
Cincinnati   OH.