Aviation Policy and Advocacy - University of Geneva (Classroom, 3 days)
This course shows you how to use advocacy to shape current aviation policy and positively influence your organization’s business objectives. Through case studies, classroom discussions and role-playing, you will have opportunities to practice basic advocacy skills and develop campaign plans around the issues that matter to you. You will also benefit from a series of guest lectures from experienced airline and legal professionals.
This is an intensive course requiring pre-course assignments and preparation.
This course is available at IATA Training Centers and Regional Training Partner locations, and on-demand as in-house training.
Course code: TALG-10
- This classroom course provides 3 days (24 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 Intermediate and Advanced
- 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.
There are no scheduled classes at the moment
What you will learn
Upon completion of this course you will be able to:
- Understand the cultural impacts on advocacy activity
Develop a framework for an effective advocacy program
Understand the practical uses for advocacy and campaigning in your business
Identify the political developments and decision makers that can influence your business
Apply reactive and proactive advocacy skills practiced during the class
Understand the role of digital technology in today’s advocacy and campaigning
- Learn to influence the aviation agenda and drive change that meets your organization’s objectives
- Advocacy and campaigning skills
Policy opportunities and challenges for airlines
Current aviation policy issues
Identifying industry decision makers
- Case studies
Who should attend
This course is recommended for:
- Airline government affairs managers
Aviation industry lobbyists
International professionals seeking to understand the key advocacy issues in the aviation industry
Policy-makers, public affairs strategists
An IATA Certificate is awarded upon successful completion of the course and final examination.