This self-study diploma will provide new graduates looking to join the air transport industry or professionals looking to move into the aviation industry specifically within the area of aviation safety. This diploma will provide you with a basic understanding of the general principles and concepts of safety to help you develop a ‘safety conscience’. With this new knowledge, you will feel more confident about discussing the role of safety in aviation, as well as ensuring you are ready to take your first steps in a safety career. The diploma will cover key safety topics, the importance of understanding human factors in aviation while providing practical examples that demonstrate how these relate to roles within the aviation industry.
Upon completion of this diploma you will be able to:
The key topics that are covered in this diploma include:
A passing mark of 70% is required on all assignments and exams. A special distinction is awarded to candidates who obtain a distinction in all, or all but one, of all course exams and assignments that make up this Diploma.
Gain a basic understanding of the general principles and concepts of safety to help you develop a ‘safety conscience’.
Providing you with the principles of Human Factors and Safety Management Fundamentals and the necessary knowledge to foster and promote a positive safety culture within your organization
Gain a clear understanding that fatigue cannot be eliminated, so it must be managed.
This course will provide you with the fundamental knowledge needed to work with Quality Management Systems (QMS).
This course will help participants and organizations understand the function, role and importance of developing and implementing a Safety Management System (SMS).
Foundational knowledge of concepts related to a State Safety Program (SSP), including the core components of an SSP