An aerodrome operations specific 5-day programme designed for those responsible for developing, implementing and participating in a systematic approach to managing aviation safety, including the necessary organisational structures, accountabilities, policies and procedures.
This course aims to provide comprehensive training in SMS by developing and expanding delegates’ knowledge and understanding of safety management concepts in accordance with ICAO Doc. 9859 and designed in satisfaction of local regulations such as Reg. 139/2014 within the European Union. Delegates will acquire the knowledge to help implement key components of a basic SMS. The course is highly interactive and promotes SMS industry 'best practice'.
The course recognises and responds to the dynamic airport environment where several key service providers may have to facilitate integration of individual SMS to ensure a safe operational environment. The importance of managing safety within the airside environment is the focal point of the course.
The programme includes:
The course will assist the participants to develop abilities to:
The training has an interactive nature, using videos, exercises, cases and group discussions.
This course will be of great benefit to airport staff responsible for developing, implementing and participating in a systematic approach to managing aviation safety in an aerodrome environment.
Aerodrome Senior Management, Quality, Operations and Safety Managers, and others tasked with managing safety or who need to possess knowledge and understanding of airside safety and operations.
A background in an airport environment, preferably safety and/or operations. No previous experience of SMS is necessary.
Participants are kindly requested to bring a laptop to the course to access course material which will only be provided in electronic format.
5 days, starting at 9:00 on the first day and ending at approximately 17:00 on the last day. An examination is offered on day 5 - examination fee included in the course fee.