Badging and Security

Badging and Security

Badging and Security

Badging Process
  1. Complete the XWA Access Application and have it signed by your company’s Authorized Signatory
  2. Book your appointments online (see below) or contact Airport Operations at 701-580-5699
  3. Background Check Appointment
    • Bring 2 forms of unexpired government-issued identification - 1 to establish identity and 1 to establish employment authorization. Examples include:
      • Driver's License and U.S. Passport; or
      • Driver's License and Certified Birth Certificate; or
      • Driver's License and Social Security Card
    • Your information will be sent to the Transportation Security Clearinghouse to be approved for any airport-issued badge. SIDA badge applicants must also complete and pass the Criminal History Records Check (CHRC), conducted through fingerprinting. It may take one week or longer for review.
  4. Security Training Appointment
    • After successful completion of required background checks, applicants will go through required security training followed by a multiple choice exam. AOA applicants will also go through AOA Access and Driver's Training followed by a multiple choice exam. Applicants must score at least 80% on all tests.
    • Applicants requesting driving privileges must also pass a practical exam given by Airport Operations
  5. Badge Pickup
    • After successful completion of all training requirements, applicants will have their photo taken and badge issued. Applicants that do not pickup their badge within 30 days will be required to re-apply for a badge which will result in additional fees.
Fees
  • $30 - Badge (w/ no fingerprints)
  • $70 - Badge with fingerprints
  • $30 - Replacement/lost badge fee (no fingerprints on file)
  • $70 - Replacement/lost badge fee (with fingerprints on file)
  • $50 - Staff Parking Permit
  • $50 - Replacement/Lost permit fee
  • Varies - Lost key fee
    • Badge holders that lose airport-issued keys will be responsible for the cost to replace all associated door hardware and issuance of new keys to all applicable personnel
Badge Office
Located in the ARFF-Operations Building at 14145 Dedication Drive. Public parking is available.

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