Air Transport Statistics (Classroom, 4 days)
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Under the Chicago Convention, the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) has been mandated with the gathering of aviation statistics from contracting States since 1947. This data is used to derive trend level indicators to support the sustainable development of civil aviation activities, concentrating on safety, efficiency and environmental protection.
IATA gathers aviation statistics directly from airlines, supporting various airline industry initiatives while monitoring the industry's performance in terms of traffic, employment, financial results, environmental protection and safety. Statistical data are compiled by airlines, airports and civil aviation authorities applying international standards. Aviation statistics are widely used throughout the industry, ranging from monitoring global industry performance to detailed network planning and competitor benchmarking.
You will learn how to recognize the difference between the data gathered by different international organizations such as ICAO, IATA and Airports Council International (ACI). This data provides valuable information on global and regional industry trends, safety, environmental policy and the impact of regulatory changes that you will be able to leverage to give your organization a competitive edge.
This course is available at IATA Training Centers and Regional Training Partner locations, and on-demand as in-house training.
Course code: TCVG-58
- This classroom course provides 4 days (32 hours) of instruction delivered by an official IATA Instructor.
- Student performance will be based on an assessment
- There are no prerequisites for this course
- Recommended level is Entry-level and Intermediate
- The recommended level of language proficiency is ICAO Operational Level 4 for courses in English or the equivalent level for other languages.
How to register
- To attend a class scheduled at one of our training centers: Register early and save up to 20%! Please read the Terms for the early bird discount. The discount will be calculated at the time of payment.
- To arrange in-house training for your company: Complete the in-house training request form or contact the salesperson in your region.
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Singapore, Singapore (IATA)
13 - 16 April, 2021
Register before 13 Jan, 2021 for a 20% discount
Please register by 23 Mar
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132875
1 additional classes are scheduled
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France, Paris (IATA)
5 - 8 October, 2021
Register before 07 Jul, 2021 for a 20% discount
Please register by 14 Sep
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132052
What you will learn
Upon completing this course you will be able to:
- Describe and interpret the air transport statistics available through the ICAO and IATA air transport statistics programs
- Relate the differences in traffic statistics from the various sources including ACI and the Civil Air Navigation Services Organisation (CANSO)
- Be conversant about current standards, concepts and methodologies for compiling airline and airport traffic statistics and financial data
- Use statistics for airline industry monitoring, to identify trends, weaknesses and opportunities
- Benchmark how your national carriers are performing in relation to competitors
- Explain the statistics value chain
- Article 67 of the Chicago Convention under which States are required to file reports with Council
- Air transport statistics standards, concepts and methodologies
- ICAO and IATA statistics collections
- Quality Management Systems (QMS) as applied to the provision of data
- Overview of current statistical reports and products
- Statistics from ACI and CANSO
- How airlines and airports use statistical data
- The concept of the statistics value chain
- Case studies to help find a competitive edge through the use of aviation statistics
Who should attend
This course is recommended for:
- Airline, airport and civil aviation managers responsible for traffic monitoring and statistical reporting
- Finance and strategy managers from airports, airlines, civil aviation authorities (CAA) and Air Navigation Service Providers (ANSP)
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: