Aviation Law and Regulations (classroom)



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About the course

5-day (40 hours) classroom course

This 5-day course will provide you with an overview of all relevant aspects of aviation law and regulation required in the airline industry and its partners/counterparts. 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

Course format


  • 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

In-house training

To arrange in-house training for your company, please complete the in-house training request form or contact the Training Specialist in your region.

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Aviation Law and Regulations (classroom)

United States, Miami (IATA, ACCET Accredited)
30 October - 3 November, 2023
Register before Apr 30, 2023 to take advantage of the 25% Early Bird discount (only for payment by credit card or ICH)*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 09 Oct
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All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 172005
USD 1,780
USD 2,288
USD 2,543


The IATA Training Center in Miami is ACCET Accredited

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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


  • Case studies
  • Role-play
  • In-classroom exercises

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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