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Aviation Programs Offered in Partnership with Stanford University

Two programs. Two great opportunities to validate your management qualifications in the aviation industry.

Aviation Management Certificate

A distance learning program that gives you essentials in project management and strategic execution, applicable to the many roles you may hold in the industry.

The curriculum combines components from the award-winning Stanford Advanced Project Management certificate program with a selection of IATA courses.

The program consists of six required courses to be completed within a one-year period. All courses are self-paced and available to you online at any time.

Topics covered

  • Airport operations
  • Air transport fundamentals
  • Revenue management
  • Leadership skills
  • Mastering project management
  • Converting strategy into action

After successful completion of the required courses, you will receive a Stanford – IATA Aviation Management Certificate and be registered with IATA as a Certified Aviation Management Professional (AvMP), a credential that demonstrates you have the experience, education and competency to take on a leadership role in the industry.

Aviation Management Certificate details and registration

Aviation Strategy Program

Designed for senior-level managers, this program deals directly with the industry topics affecting you. This intensive program is held over two weeks with in-class training at the Stanford campus.

Stanford faculty, IATA instructors and industry experts will share their knowledge, insights and research through presentations, case studies, interactive exercises, and group discussions. You will come away with a practical toolkit you can use to evaluate your organization’s strategy and identify opportunities for future success.

Topics covered

  • Strategic execution
  • Master plans for long term planning
  • Linking strategy development with foresight
  • Planning and developing new ventures
  • Managing uncertainty and change
  • Modeling strategy into project-based work

Aviation Strategy Program details and registration

Webinar: Strategy Execution for the Air Transport Industry

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