Strengthen your understanding of the context and requirements of international air law, air service agreements, open skies agreements and traffic rights. Demonstrate sound skills in applying airline liability regimes and international security treaties. Learn how to negotiate both, public and private international air law treaties.
This course is available at IATA Training Centers, Regional Training Partner locations, and on-demand as in-house training.
- This classroom course provides 5 days (40 hours) of instruction delivered by an official IATA Instructor.
- Student performance will be based on an assessment
- Participants should have at least 3 years of experience in their area of expertise
- 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.
|Nov 18 - Nov 22, 2019 - South Africa, Johannesburg (ATNS-RTP)
9 additional classes are scheduled. See all
What you will learn
On completion of this course you will be able to:
- Recognize the Chicago Convention 1944, its importance for aviation and what led to bilateralism
- Analyze and understand the Freedoms of the Air
- Analyze and understand private international air law instruments on liability (Warsaw system and ground liability) and its provisions
- Describe the concepts and provisions of code sharing, interlining and their respective agreements
Who should attend
This course is recommended for:
- Airline in-house counsel
- Aviation lawyers in private practice
- Government officials involved in the air transport sector
- Lawyers in related fields seeking an understanding of the international aviation industry
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.
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-house sessions. Our 300+ classroom courses are developed using IATA’s unique industry insight and delivered by IATA Instructors, experts in their fields. More
Graduates of this course can apply for the Harvard ManageMentor© (HMM) distance learning program at a special graduate price.
Rotimi Oguneso, Abdullahi Ibrahim and Co
It was really a valuable experience for me being exposed to the basic principles of International Aviation Law and the myriad conventions, protocols, practices and regulations that makes the course very interesting and exciting. More exciting is the willingness of other colleagues to share their knowledge and experience with someone like me who was starting from ground zero with regard to aviation law.