Aviation Law and Regulations (LIVE virtual classroom)



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Did you know that in the past 5 years, 138 participants from 27 countries have taken this course with IATA?

About the course

5-day (22.5 hours) LIVE virtual classroom course

IATA Aviation Law and Regulations aviation training course

You will learn about the regulatory framework applicable to the airline industry from both a public and private international law perspective and gain an overview of the major international legal instruments and roles of institutional players in domestic, regional and international aviation regulation. There will be a comprehensive review of all relevant contractual relationships as well as standard contractual documentation including typical airline contracts, basic aircraft finance and data protection management guidelines.

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Course Code: TALL-18-VC

Course format

  • The live sessions of this virtual classroom course are delivered by an official IATA Instructor.
  • The course will take you approximately 22.5 hours to complete and be held over 5 consecutive days.
  • There will be 3 live interactive virtual classroom sessions per day, each session will be 90 minutes.
  • The live sessions will require your participation, with multiple Q&A sessions and additional time spent on self-study material including projects, research, additional reading and videos.
  • Student performance will be based on an assessment.

Technical requirements

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  • 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 arrange in-house training for your company: Complete the in-house training request form or contact the B2B Training Specialist in your region.

Virtual venues

We schedule our virtual classroom courses through one of 3 virtual venues, each in a different time zone for your convenience. For more information, please visit our page on virtual classroom timing or contact our Customer Portal.

Please check the exact schedule of each class below (View more details) and click ‘Register’.

Next class

Aviation Law and Regulations (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session EMEA (IATA)
28 October - 1 November, 2024
Register before Jul 28, 2024 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount (only for payment by credit card or ICH)*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 14 Oct
Find out more about our Early Bird Terms.
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 201491
USD 1,338
USD 1,721
USD 1,912

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Explain the international regulatory frame work applicable to the aviation industry and the main public international legal instruments
  • Analyze key private international legal instruments applicable to the airline industry
  • Describe the recent changes in data protection and airline obligations
  • Compare and contrast the different types of aircraft financing
  • Demonstrate sound risk awareness and efficient handling of legal risk allocation tools in relation to contractual obligations and relationships
  • Describe and practice typical contract clauses through role-play activities

Course content

The key topics that are covered during this course include:

  • Public International Air Law
  • Private International Air Law
  • Data protection
  • Airline contracts
  • Aircraft Financing

Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Aviation professionals
  • Airline managers
  • Lawyers

Certificate awarded

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.

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