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Westminster Aviation Security Services Ltd – Expands Training Division

Westminster Aviation Security Services Ltd (WASS) is pleased to announce the expansion of its aviation training division both in terms of scope and capacity. The Company is also pleased to announce the appointment of two new key team members.

Paul Morton Training and Compliance Manager joined WASS in October 2016 and has been working with Joanna Fowler – Operations Director to increase capacity and streamline the training department in the delivery of AVSEC Training courses. Paul has a background in the UK Armed Forces and the Police and has extensive knowledge in the provision and implementation of holistic security solutions in many countries worldwide. For the past seven years Paul has been applying his security knowledge to the Aviation industry and is one of the limited number of ICAO certified trainers in the world. Paul is also a DfT and EU certified trainer and is experienced in the production delivery and implementation of full AvSec training programmes and regularly works overseas assisting AvSec entities. Paul has an excellent operational knowledge and understanding of all technology and is a NXCT Test Manager.

Lorraine Hellend joins the Company to provide support for Paul and is assisting with the development of aviation courses and the delivery of advanced training. Lorraine joins us after many years at Heathrow airport and we are very pleased to have her on board. Lorraine is a DfT certified trainer with many years’ experience in the delivery of AVSEC training.

WASS is recognised as a leading provider of aviation security solutions, providing training and support services to airports worldwide. In recent months, the Company has secured numerous contracts to provide training and services to airports around the world. The Company is looking at building on that success and further increasing its capacity and as part of that expansion will be launching in 2017 a number of exciting new courses currently under development.

New Contract Award – NGO West Africa

Westminster Aviation Security Services Ltd sister company Westminster International Ltd has announced that it has secured a new contract for the supply of a quantity of its WG E Explosive & Narcotic Detectors to an NGO based in West Africa.

The WG E Explosive & Narcotic Detector is a portable ruggedised unit that utilises an individual detection swipe card for each test. It will detect both trace and bulk amounts of a substance, the user can sample both large amounts of an unknown substance or test for unseen traces on any surface. Each detection swipe card is clearly marked with a unique serial number that allows the detector to log the date, time, GPS coordinates, temperature, altitude, and the result of each test for evidential recording.

Westminster’s experience, expertise and international presence means Governments, NGO’s and companies around the world, such as this, are able to procure specialist services and equipment from a known and trusted source with confidence.

Follow this link for further information on the WG E Explosive & Narcotic Detector

New Contract Award – Middle East

Westminster Aviation Security Services Ltd sister company Westminster International Ltd has announced that it has secured a new contract for the supply of a quantity of Hand Held Explosives Detectors and an X-Ray Baggage Scanner to a Security Solutions company based in the Middle East.

The dual mode, portable hand held explosives detector is capable of both vapour and particulate sampling, with a capability of detecting most military and commercially available explosives  C4, TNT, Dynamite, PETN, Semtex, EGDN, DMNB, RDX, ANFO, Black powder, Ammonium Nitrate, Urea Nitrate, Nitro-glycerine and TATP.

The X-Ray Baggage Scanner is capable of the detection of contraband items such as explosives, narcotics and weapons.

Westminster’s experience, expertise and international presence means Government and companies around the world, such as this, are able to procure specialist services and equipment from a known and trusted source with confidence.

Follow these links to see our range of Hand Held Explosives Detectors & X-Ray Baggage Scanners

New Contract Award – Port Facility South Asia

Westminster Aviation Security Services Ltd sister company Westminster International Ltd has announced that it has secured a new contract for the supply of security equipment including X-Ray Baggage Scanners, Walk Through Metal Detectors, Hand Held Metal Detectors, Under Vehicles Surveillance Systems and Pedestrian Gates to a Port facility in a South Asian Country.

Westminster’s experience, expertise and international presence means that Companies and Governments around the world, such as this, are able to procure specialist security services and equipment from a known and trusted source with confidence.

Follow this link to see Westminster’s Port & Harbour Security Solutions

Sovereign Ferries Ltd – Online Booking Live

Westminster Aviation Security Services Ltd sister company Sovereign Ferries Ltd is pleased to announce that their on-line booking service for their Sierra Leone service is now available to passengers through their website.

Air conditioned coaches collect the passengers and their luggage from the Airport and transport them the short journey to the Sovereign Ferries Terminal at Tagrin from which they will travel on one of Sovereign Ferries vessels, in  an air conditioned environment with comfortable seating, with their luggage always in their sight, to the Sovereign Ferries Terminal at Government Wharf, Freetown.

The Government Wharf, Freetown to the Airport journey is the same in reverse.

Sovereign Ferries vessels are fully equipped with all safety equipment and fully comply with international standards.