Assessment and Management of Airport Related Terrorism Threats

Assessment and Management of Airport Related Terrorism Threats

Presentation by Neville Hay

Sussex Police Special Branch Gatwick Airport

As part of EASA Airports Regulatory Compliance, SMS & Security 3 Day Seminar and Conference Heathrow
Starting from Tuesday 5th April 2016 to Thursday 7th April 2016 at Premier Inn Hotel Heathrow Airport (Bath Road).


We face a constant and ever present threat of terrorism at “high profile” venue and this is especially true of airports, and at the same time we have to move on and live our daily lives.

As a result preparedness within the airport sits very high on the airport management team’s agenda.

The capacity to assess and manage risk is pivotally imperative with the consequences of failing to assess and manage terrorist threats and risk could have serious repercussions.

What are the essential components of risk assessment and management?

  • Facilities and Infrastructure Assessment and Audit
  • Threat assessment.
  • Vulnerability assessment
  • Calculating Risk and Exposure
  • Developing Mitigations – Countermeasures


Risk assessment and management concepts and methodologies continue to evolve however the essential components remain present with the need quantify & calculate criticality, and consider threat, vulnerability, and risk to develop the most appropriate response.

Presenting during the event on the subject of Assessment and Management of Airport Related Terrorism Threats will be Neville Hay.

Neville is a multi-talented and highly motivated aviation security expert and team manager, qualified ICAO AvSec professional manager, DFT aviation security manager. He has experience as a special firearms officer, dealing with sensitive issues of national security and counter-terrorism within a busy international airport. He delivers regular presentations and workshops on the topic of aviation security to international audiences and delegates across the globe, as an accomplished public speaker and communicator.


For further details and information regarding how you may book for this event please see the following EASA Airports Regulatory Compliance, SMS & Security 3 Day Seminar and Conference Heathrow