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The National Safety and Security Academy (NSSA)

Located by Doncaster’s Robin Hood Airport, the NSSA provides leading safety and security training for the aviation industry under one roof, capitalising on the joint safety and security capabilities of Baines Simmons and Redline Assured Security.

Enhanced experience

The NSSA comprises of a vast range of state-of-the-art furnishings, complete with the latest integrated media and projection systems to enhance your learning experience.

All delegates have individual access to training materials, security reference documents and high-speed internet browsing, together with a vast selection of supporting media and software applications. All materials are frequently updated to ensure an interactive and engaging learning environment.

Modern learning

Choose from two fully sound-proofed training rooms, which are fitted with modern computerised learning stations, helping delegates to learn at their own pace without distractions. Classroom training is delivered by professionals with real-life experience, in a friendly and engaging classroom style.

Training hall facilities

The NSSA’s ground floor has been fully converted into a training hall, providing delegates with access to the latest equipment, including the latest generation of CT X-ray, enabling the development of practical and theoretical knowledge across all aviation security disciplines.

This ‘mocked up’ terminal is complete with two full security lanes, helping delegates understand the passenger journey and security process, from checking in to boarding the aircraft.

Access to equipment

All delegates will have access to the following state-of-the-art equipment:

  • One EU standard Advanced Walk Through Metal Detector (AWTMD)
  • Smiths aTix 6040 ACBX dual view
  • Explosive Trace Detection (ETD)
  • Controlled by biometric access control systems
  • Smiths HI SCAN 6040 CTiX

 These aspects of procedural security are augmented by displays of physical security, as provided by Citadel Security, which includes examples of security fencing, security lighting and CCTV. Training stations linked to advanced cameras for CCTV can also be found around the facility.

Facilities for hire

Available for general use, our training facilities are modern and functional, providing you with the perfect learning environment for high-quality training within a professional and discreet setting.

To find out more about the NSSA, or to enquire about room bookings, contact us today.