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Safety Management Systems (SMS) for Airports (Classroom, 5 days)

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A successful SMS reduces the rate and cost of accidents and incidents, improves communication and productivity, and helps your airport meet its legal responsibility to manage safety.

Learn how to implement an efficient SMS at your airport and promote a safety culture within your organization. Understand the relevance of risk management in relation to SMS and learn how to evaluate, prioritize and mitigate risk. Analyze the impact human factors have on safety and develop your skills in detecting, controlling and preventing errors in an airport environment.

Course details

Available as: Classroom & In-Company course
Duration: 5 days (40 hours)
Recommended level: Professional and Management
Prerequisites: Participants should have prior knowledge of airport business and operations

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will have the skills to:

  • Implement a safety culture throughout your organization
  • Apply the risk management cycle to your organization
  • Integrate safety into aerodrome operations by applying management controls to safety-critical processes
  • Understand how regulatory requirements, State concerns and State Safety Program (SSP) apply to SMS

Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Airport Managers
  • Station Managers
  • Airport authority representatives


Additional information

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