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Emergency Response Planning for CAAs and Air Navigation Service Providers

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Did you know that in the past 3 years, 57 participants from 7 countries have taken this course with IATA?


Be prepared to plan, deliver and assure the quality of your aviation organization's Emergency Response Plan (ERP).

This course is available at IATA Training Centers, Regional Training Partner locations, and on-demand as in-company training.

Course format

  • This classroom course provides 5 days (40 hours) of instruction delivered by an official IATA Instructor.
  • Student performance will be based on an examination


  • There are no prerequisites for this course
  • Recommended level is Management and Professional
  • The recommended level of language proficiency is ICAO Operational Level 4 for courses in English or equivalent for other languages.

Next class

Mar 04 - Mar 08, 2020 - South Africa, Johannesburg (ATNS-RTP)
2 additional classes are scheduled. See all

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Prepare emergency plans using an ‘all hazards approach’
  • Review your organization's emergency planning mandate, functions and responsibilities

Course content

  • All Hazards Approach
  • Phases of emergencies and responses
  • Situation centre and the situation response concept of operations
  • Emergency response planning: mandate, functions and responsibilities
  • Emergency preparedness exercises, including table top exercise

Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Civil Aviation Authorities
  • Air Navigation Service Providers

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.

This course is a step toward earning an IATA Diploma in:

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About IATA Classroom Training
We train more than 10,000 aviation professionals annually through our global network of IATA Training Centers, Regional Training Partners, and in private in-company sessions. Our 200+ classroom courses are developed using IATA’s unique industry insight and delivered by IATA Instructors, experts in their fields. More

Further training
Graduates of this course can apply for the Harvard ManageMentor© (HMM) distance learning program at a special graduate price.

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