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Aviation Law for Managers (non-lawyers) (Classroom, 5 days)

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Did you know that in the past 3 years, 194 participants from 41 countries have taken this course with IATA?


Acquire a general understanding of aviation law relevant to air navigation services, airlines, civil aviation authorities and airports. This course which has the EUROCONTROL course code of LEX-LAW was developed in partnership with EUROCONTROL Institute of Air Navigation Services.

Course format: This course is available at IATA Training Centers, regional training partner locations, and on-demand as in-company training. This course provides 40 hours of instruction delivered by an official IATA Instructor.

Next class

Aug 14 - Aug 18, 2017 - Singapore, Singapore (IATA)
3 additional classes are scheduled. See all

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Understand the legal and regulatory environments in which you work and how they affect your organisation
  • Understand how air transportation is being transformed by market economies, liberalization of air routes, technological changes and commercialization of aviation activities
  • Discuss the issues affecting airline operations, civil aviation and airport administrations and air navigation services with international legal experts

Course content

  • International legal and regulatory framework
  • Government regulation
  • Bilateral and multilateral air services agreement
  • Technical regulation of airports and airlines
  • Cooperation agreements between airlines
  • Liability in air transport

Who should attend

Senior executives and managers (non-lawyers) from Airlines, Airports, Air Navigation Services Providers (ANSPs), Civil Aviation Authorities (CAAs) and aviation-related organizations

Certificate awarded

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.

This course is a step toward earning an IATA Diploma in:

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