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Performance-Based Navigation (PBN) Implementation Workshop (Classroom, 5 days)


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Understand the implementation and operational approval activities required to make Performance-based Navigation (PBN) work.

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

Next class

There are currently no scheduled classes. Check back later for updates or contact us to arrange a class in your company.


What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Incorporate the use of Performance-based Navigation, area navigation systems and GNSS in your daily work
  • Be conversant about PBN designated airspace, PBN designated ATS routes and approaches, Operational Approvals, NavSpecs, airworthiness certification type documents (FAA Orders, Advisory Circulars (ACs), EASA Acceptable Means of Compliance (AMC), and Temporary Guidance Leaflets (TGL)

Course content

Historical and technical aspects of PBN

  • The concept of PBN
  • The PBN Manual
  • Basic theory of area navigation and area navigation systems, in particular GNSS

Structure of navigation specifications (NavSpecs)

Introduction to implementation

  • Air Navigation Service Provider roles and responsibilities
  • Implementation checklist for ANSPs

Introduction to operational approvals

  • Evolution of operational approvals
  • Operational approval process
  • Step by step checklist
  • Avionics service letters

NavSpecs and applicable AC, AMC and TGL documentation

  • Review of AFM Statements
  • Regulator, CAA, POI responsibilities
  • Job aid for RNAV 1/RNP APCH approval process

Exercises

  • Review of foreign operators in country capabilities
  • Review of the country’s domestic air operators capabilities

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 towards earning an IATA Diploma in:

Additional info

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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Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • ANS providers
  • Civil Aviation Authorities
  • Airline managers and operational staff

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