A Safety Management System (SMS) is an essential part of operating in today’s aviation industry.
This advanced course introduces participants to the key tools to manage a performance-based SMS. The processes examined are equally applicable to airline, airport, Air Traffic Management and other aviation operations.
Participants will be able to streamline the operational and business processes of their companies and demonstrate improved safety performance to their Board of Directors, insurance underwriters, their clients and customers, and the regulatory agencies that oversee them. Managers and staff from Safety Offices will particularly benefit from the course, as will representatives from Civil Aviation Authorities.
This course is available at IATA Training Centers, Regional Training Partner locations, and on-demand as in-company training.
- This classroom course provides 5 days (40 hours) of instruction delivered by an official IATA Instructor.
- Student performance will be based on an examination
- Participants should have a basic knowledge of ICAO Doc 9859 Safety Management System (SMS) principles and concept.
- Recommended level is Intermediate
- The recommended level of language proficiency is ICAO Operational Level 4 for courses in English or equivalent for other languages.
|Sep 10 - Sep 14, 2018 - Spain, Madrid (IATA)
2 additional classes are scheduled. See all
What you will learn
Upon completion of this course you will be able to:
Proactively manage safety
Upgrade your organization’s SMS tools
Integrate SMS into other management systems
Improve safety culture
Who should attend
This course is recommended for:
- Safety Managers
- Operations Managers
- Senior-level Managers
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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Graduates of this course can apply for the Harvard ManageMentor© (HMM) distance learning program at a special graduate price.