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UITP MENA is launching the Diploma Programme on Public Transport Security from September to November 2021 in collaboration with Dubai Transport Police.
This diploma programme will included 3 modules:
Public transport networks are susceptible to a range of incidents, which can impact service and need to be prepared for and managed. From accidents to weather events to terrorist attacks, incidents can range from the relatively minor localised routine emergency to the full-scale crisis and everything in between. Planning and practicing response is sound practice to ensure business continuity and a resilient network. Training is essential in order for staff to have the skills necessary for the issues they face. And when something happens, a coordinated and well-managed response is essential.
The aim of this training programme is to provide participants with the necessary knowledge and tools:
The programme includes case studies from experienced networks, as well as a table-top exercise in emergency response.
Module 1 – Fundamentals of Public Transport Security
This module provides the basic foundation of public transport security know-how. It gives an overview of:
Participants will be familiarized with the basic plans and concepts that need to be set and benefit from international best practice case studies illustrating robust approaches from public transport operators worldwide.
Module 2 –Public Transport Security in practice
This module provides operational know-how for common public transport security challenges. It gives an overview of:
Participants will be involved in a table-top exercise simulating a realistic incident scenario and learn to understand their role within a crisis response organization, to take decisions under stress and to continuously re-evaluate the situation as the events unfold.
Module 3 –Advanced concepts in public transport security
This module looks into supporting tools and principles to ensure the customer focus of public transport security. It addresses:
Participants will also receive and overview of lessons learned so far from the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
UITP Training Programmes and all related processes are certified for ISO29990:2010 – the standard for learning services for non-formal education and training.
This course is suitable for those who are fluent or have a high level in English.
Our skillful trainers are composed of international experts and professionals with extensive experience and knowledge in the safety, security and crisis management.