Severe weather conditions cause several million dollars of damage each year due to disruption and delays. Preparation is key to minimizing the impact on your operations.
Through practical planning exercises and real-life examples, this one-of-a-kind course reviews operational obstacles due to weather and the solutions to address them. Explore planning tools and procedures that will help your airport respond to rare disturbances. Learn how to prepare your resources, equipment and staff to establish a proactive culture across your operations and organization.
This course is available at IATA Training Centers, Regional Training Partner locations, and on-demand as in-company training.
- This classroom course provides 4 days (32 hours) of instruction delivered by an official IATA Instructor.
- Participants should have prior knowledge of airport and ground operations
- Recommended level is Professional and Management
- The recommended level of language proficiency is ICAO Operational Level 4 for courses in English or equivalent for other languages.
What you will learn
Upon completing this course you will be able to:
Understand how adverse weather conditions produce complications
Build response and action plans that address the risks your airport faces
Minimize the impact of disruption and quickly return to normal operations
Strengthen cooperation between departments and operations to become more efficient in planning and response
Improve the allocation of resources, equipment and staff
Who should attend
This course is open to all operational managers and staff, including:
Station and ground operations managers
Airfield and airport operations managers
An IATA Certificate of Completion is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 70% or higher on all exercises and exams. A special distinction is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 90% or higher.
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Graduates of this course can apply for the Harvard ManageMentor© (HMM) distance learning program at a special graduate price.