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Planning and Strategic Direction in Civil Aviation (Classroom, 5 days)

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Did you know that in the past 5 years, 66 participants from 21 countries have taken this course with IATA?


Improve your skills in civil aviation strategic management, master planning and operational planning.

Available as: Classroom & In-Company course
Duration: 5 days (40 hours)
Recommended level: Professional and Management
Prerequisites: None

Next class

Aug 14 - Aug 18, 2017 - United States, Miami (IATA)
1 additional class is scheduled. See all

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Understand the strategic responsibilities of Civil Aviation Authorities, Airports and Air Navigation Service Providers
  • Create strategic major plans such as Master Plans for Civil Aviation, Airports and Air Navigation Service Providers

Course content

  • Strategic management and planning principles for civil aviation
  • Vision, mission, and value statements
  • Strategic responsibilities of officials and executives
  • Master plans as tools for long term planning, for Civil Aviation Authorities, airports and Air Navigation Service Providers
  • Formulation of a 5-year strategy
  • Strategic analysis techniques including SWOT
  • Operational planning

Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Civil Aviation Authorities
  • Airports
  • Air Navigation Service Provideders

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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About IATA Classroom Training
We train more than 10,000 aviation professionals annually through our global network of IATA Training Centers, Regional Training Partners, and in private in-company sessions. Our 200+ classroom courses are developed using IATA’s unique industry insight and delivered by IATA Instructors, experts in their fields. More

Further training
Graduates of this course can apply for the Harvard ManageMentor (HMM) distance learning program at a special graduate price.

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