Safety Risk Management (classroom)



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About the course

3-day (24 hours) classroom course

Safety risk management is a key component of a successful airline safety management system, required to assess the risks associated with identified hazards and to implement effective mitigation actions. During this course, review your safety risk management process according to the ICAO safety performance requirements. Learn how to improve your operational safety by correctly identifying hazards, providing effective controls to mitigate safety risks, and reducing equipment loss and damage.

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Course code: TALS-46

Course format


  • Participants should have previous Safety Management Systems (SMS) knowledge and experience.
  • 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

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.

Next class

Safety Risk Management (classroom)

Türkiye, Istanbul (TKAA-RTP)
12 - 14 July, 2023
Please register by 20 Jun
Find out more about our Early Bird Terms.
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 181696
USD 1,510
USD 1,940
USD 2,160

This class is offered in cooperation with Turkish Airlines Aviation Academy (TKAA).
A regional price applies to residents of Türkiye. Please refer to TKAA for the final price.


For information regarding registration and course payment please contact:

Register on the TAA website

Turkish Airlines Aviation Academy (TKAA)
Ataturk Airport; Gate B 34149 Yesilkoy

1 additional classes are scheduled

Safety Risk Management (classroom)

Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
13 - 15 December, 2023
Register before Jun 13, 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 22 Nov
Find out more about our Early Bird Terms.
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 172236
USD 1,133
USD 1,455
USD 1,620

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Summarize the key principles in safety management
  • Describe Safety Risk Management processes
  • Use Safety Risk Management activities and tools
  • Improve Risk Management skills

Course content

The key topics that are covered during this course include:

  • Safety management principles
  • Safety risk management
    • Operational system description
    • Components and activities of an operational system
    • Processes, activities and tools
    • Hazard identification and analysis
    • Safety risk evaluation
  • Safety assurance
    • Safety performance monitoring
  • The relationship between safety risk management and safety assurance


  • Interactive exercises
  • Role play
  • Final assessment

Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Airline operational managers
  • Airline Corporate and operational safety managers, analysts, coordinators
  • Post holders
  • Airline Quality and Safety managers

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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