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Safety Management Systems (SMS) - Implementation Plan I (Classroom, 5 days)

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Develop a SMS implementation action plan during this practical course.

Receive templates that allow you to manage the projects and initiatives within your implementation plan. Use these tools to prioritize projects, adapt your plan to your organization’s operational needs, and gain commitment from your senior management. As part of the successful SMS Implementation Professional Diploma already completed by 28 airlines worldwide, this course uses proven methodology and is delivered by experienced program developers.

Course details

Available as: Classroom & In-Company workshop
Duration: 3 days (32 hours)
Recommended level: Professional and Management
Prerequisites: This course builds upon an assignment from the SMS Implementation Methodology course. Successful completion of SMS Implementation Methodology is required.

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What you will learn

  • Develop a SMS implementation plan that identifies and addresses implementation challenges and risks
  • Improve SMS project management skills through immediate feedback in the classroom
  • Learn from common industry SMS implementation challenges
  • Benefit from a collective approach to overcome SMS predicaments

Who should attend

  • Airline, Airport and Ground Operations Service providers
  • Corporate and Operational Safety Managers, Analysts, Coordinators
  • Postholders (Safety, Ground Operations and others)
  • Airport Safety Officers
  • Civil Aviation Authority Representatives


Additional information

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