Understand aviation environmental challenges and responses by drawing on best practices developed within the industry. Top IATA experts will impart their knowledge on specialized subjects.
Available as: Classroom & In-Company course
Duration: 3 days (24 hours)
Recommended level: Professional and Management
Prerequisites: None.General reading of media and industry reports covering major environmental debates.
Context of the environmental debate in aviation
Contribution of aviation to climate change and global warming, and the measures being taken to combat these changes
Four Pillars Strategy to combat negative impact on the environment
European Emission Trading Scheme and the positions taken by governments, airlines, and other organizations
Outcomes of significant environment meetings
ICAO high Level meeting on climate change (7-9 October 2009)
Climate Summit in Copenhagen
Conference of the Parties (COP16) in Mexico (Nov - Dec 2010)
A balanced approach to noise and airport local air quality issues
Considering environmental, economics and social issues together
Good communication with surrounding communities
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.
Participants enrolled in the Diploma in Advanced Studies in Aviation Management will benefit from receiving an academic diploma from both University of Geneva and IATA.
This course has been customized into a three-day format for the IATA-University of Geneva Aviation Management program. It may be taken as a single certificate course, or as part of the
Diploma in Advanced Studies in Aviation Management, or Executive MBA with specialization in aviation management.
Graduates of this course can apply for the
Harvard ManageMentor (HMM) distance learning program at a special graduate price.