JAA TO introduces Aviation Security Training Courses

JAA TO, 10 December 2018, The Netherlands

The Joint Aviation Authorities Training Organisation (JAA TO) is pleased to announce the launch of its portfolio on Aviation Security. As the only Associated Body of the European Civil Aviation Conference (ECAC), one of JAA TO’s objectives is to support ECAC Member States in their mission to promote the continued development of a safe, efficient and sustainable European air transport system. JAA TO goes even beyond, as Regional Training Center of Excellence, by supporting the worldwide aviation industry with learning & knowledge solutions, now also in the field of Aviation Security and Facilitation.

Paula Almeida, JAA TO Director: “I am proud to announce that, in line with our mission to deliver the highest quality solutions for capacitating aviation professionals and organisations globally, we have added Aviation Security Courses to our portfolio. With this new category of training courses and solutions, we are able to extend our services to our existing and new customers and maximize our core function as the only Associated Body of ECAC, supporting its activities through top-quality Aviation Security and Facilitation training courses. I am certain that this implementation will contribute to the enhancement of a harmonized understanding on regulations and policy matters worldwide”.

Eric Schoonderwoerd, Business Developer & Strategist at JAA TO: “In recent months we have been working on building an Aviation Security Training portfolio and we now can proudly offer a high-quality training programme based on the current and emerging needs and topics in the field of Aviation Security.”

JAA TO’s initial portfolio of Aviation Security courses encompasses a wide range of training courses and workshops, from Aviation Security Risk and Crisis Management; Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery in Aviation; Cyber Security in Aviation; to Aviation Security Management Systems (SeMS) and Counter Terrorism in Airport Security.

Furthermore, in cooperation with ICAO Aviation Security Training Centers (ASTC), JAA TO will also be hosting ICAO Aviation Security Training Packages (ASTP) and workshops, such as the Airport Security Programme Workshop (ASP); Airport Security Supervisors Training; Aviation Security National Inspectors; Aviation Security National Instructors; Aviation Security Certification Systems Workshop, amongst others.

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About the Joint Aviation Authorities Training Organisation (JAA TO)

The Joint Aviation Authorities Training Organisation (JAA TO) is a Dutch Foundation providing regulatory training courses in multiple fields of aviation to help improve aviation safety worldwide and promote the understanding of existing and new European aviation regulations, as well as regulations based on ICAO Standards and Recommended Practices (SARPs). JAA TO is the only associated body of the European Civil Aviation Conference (ECAC). It is also a leading member of the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA)’s Virtual Academy, and an ICAO Regional Training Centre of Excellence (RTCE). With more than 500 training courses scheduled per year at the headquarters in Hoofddorp, the Netherlands, as well as at various partner-locations worldwide, JAA TO serves as a platform for the aviation community to learn and exchange views on the latest regulatory developments. JAA TO also provides advisory services, including assistance with building capacity for training academies. Website: www.jaato.com

Press contact: Ms. Vanessa dos Santos, Communications Officer, vdossantos@jaato.com