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Airport Development and Infrastructure Design (classroom)
Did you know that in the past 4 years, 287 participants from 36 countries have taken this course with IATA?
About the course
5-day (40 hours) classroom course
Plan and expand airports with the help of IATA best practices and the latest Airport Development Reference Manual (ADRM version 10, 2014).
Airports need to have the infrastructure in place to provide efficient operations in line with safety and security, allow aircraft to operate efficiently, minimize inconvenience for passengers, and provide fast and reliable baggage systems. As air traffic continues to grow, airports need to ensure that each system is flexible enough to accommodate future requirements.
Learn how to develop your airport using a step-by-step sequence that takes into consideration key elements such as passenger traffic, geographical data, and the positioning of facilities. Identify political and financial issues in airport planning and evaluate capacity constraints and developments.
Upon completing this course you will have the skills to:
Improve operational efficiency and flexibility
Meet capacity demand and finance airport capacity expansion
Plan passenger processing facilities
Develop terminal, apron and support processes for your airport
Improve your crisis management strategy
Airport cost structures
Investment decisions and financing
Key planning processes
Land use planning
Passenger terminal facilities
Aviation fuel systems
Passenger and cargo operations
Passenger and cargo terminal systems
Airport access through rail and road
Airport baggage handling
Anti-terrorism and police facilities
Airport fire services
Who should attend
This course is recommended for:
Airport authority representatives
Facility Planners and Engineers
Airport infrastructure professionals
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:
Airport Strategic Management Diploma
Combine courses in the areas of planning, management and business development for a complete overview of airport strategy.