Understand aviation environmental challenges and responses by drawing on best practices developed within the industry. Top IATA experts will impart their knowledge on specialized subjects.
This course is offered as part of the IATA-University of Geneva Aviation Management Program. A related course is also scheduled at our IATA Training Centers.
- Recommended pre-reading of general media and industry reports covering major environmental debates
- Recommended level is Professional and Management
- The recommended level of language proficiency is ICAO Operational Level 4 for courses in English or equivalent for other languages.
What you will learn
On completion of this course you will be able to:
Identify key factors for a sustainable aviation industry
Understand aviation’s contribution to climate change, noise, emissions, local air quality, land use planning and management of water and waste
Assess the various measures that are being implemented to minimize environmental impacts through technological, operational and infrastructure improvements, as well as regulatory and economic initiatives
Understand the negotiation rules and practices that lead to the identification of the most suitable solutions and communication tools at the local, national and international level
Who should attend
This course is recommended for:
Corporate and executive staff from airlines and airports
Civil Aviation Authorities
Air Navigation Service Providers
Ground Operations Service Providers
Pilots, Air Traffic Controllers and other operational staff
Representatives of aviation business
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.
Participants enrolled in the Diploma in Advanced Studies in Aviation Management will benefit from receiving an academic diploma from both University of Geneva and IATA.
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Graduates of this course can apply for the Harvard ManageMentor© (HMM) distance learning program at a special graduate price.