Level Five is an Israeli company specialized in providing solutions for access control and screening of people and baggage. Level Five was established in 2002 by veterans of the IAA (Israeli Airport Authority) Security division, and since than has been successfully operating in both the Israeli and international market. So far the company has provided security concepts and training for airlines, airports, government installations, and the private sector.
The company’s team is composed of veterans from various Homeland Security organisations and institutions, including the Israeli Airport Authority (IAA) and others. Therefore, they are very experienced in security management, project management, instruction and training, on the job training and performance control. Level Five staff is especially familiar with various technological detection systems and has vast knowledge in the processes of choosing, testing and embedding technological equipment with an emphasis on Man Machine Interface (MMI).
The main reason behind this is that the Level Five team was the same people that helped the IAA (Israeli Airport Authority) to gradually incorporated innovative technological means of inspection into its existing security system. Level Fives founders were part of the teams that developed the concepts of utilizing CT EDS in baggage inspection, using diffraction X-ray equipment in the HBS process and introducing ETD into aviation security in Israel.
The company is activated in several sectors of security. Aviation security is one of them as the company has an extensive experience and holds the most updated knowledge in aviation security procedures. Additionally, it possess significant experience in designing HBS systems, establishing screening checkpoints and combining profiling security aspects with technological screening methods. Therefore the Level Five team can assist the authorities of an airport or airline to pick the most suitable screening technology.
Another sector of security in which Level Five is activated is mass transit. Currently, securing mass transit has become a major task in many countries. The need to prevent terrorism from paralyzing a metropolitan by attacking one of its most vibrant services is constantly challenged by the need to keep mass transit efficient and fast.
Level Five has vast experience in mass transit security both in Israel and in the international arena. Securing correctional facilities have diachronically been a challenging task. Currently, the aforementioned task is challenged by an influx of weapons, drugs and illicit materials. The successful securing of correctional facilities entails clear cut security procedures, elaborate search methods and professional X-ray screeners. Level Five has successfully trained and supervised the performance of hundreds of prison guards for the Israeli Prison Authority and has greatly improved their ability to detect prohibited items in parcels, visitors baggage, and in the canteen supply chain.
Furthermore Level Five has an extend experience devising security programs for federal and public buildings in Israel and abroad. Level five's concept combines the necessity for stringent security procedures with the need to allow citizens access to local and federal governing institutions. The team of the company’s experts have already designed and formulated an X-ray screening solution for the Israeli Courts, it trained the X-ray operators of the Israeli Parliament, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Defence, the Israeli Social Security and more.
Finally the company has experience in creating the proper security environment in public areas such as shopping malls and sort events. It has already trained supervisors and guards for a hotel chain in India, a media conglomerate in Germany and many more.
Level Five has a different approach for training. The company’s team believes that security training courses should not be an off-the-shelf product. Although a general framework for each course already exists, the company’s team modifies and adds substance to the courses and training sessions to fit each customer's security needs and operational requirements. Thus, Level Five acknowledges the uniqueness of each clients needs. Additionally, it vision treats security as a service that has to be fully integrated into an existing environment with minimal operational, organizational and economical implications. These two are the basic elements of the company’s philosophy.