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IATA – GCAA COURSE (AIRSIDE OPERATIONS - SAFETY COMPLIANCE)

 

Duration: Monday – Friday  (5 Days), from 8:30am – 5:00pm

Location: Ghana Civil Aviation Training Academy (GATA) at Kotoka International Airport.Accra.

Course Fee: $1,575 per participant

Ghana Civil Aviation Training Academy (GATA) wish to inform your organization on the above stated training course scheduled from atThe course fee is as the Regional Price.

 

DESCRIPTION

Safety compliance in airside safety operations is key to avoiding costly incidents and damaging accidents. This course will demonstrate how to align with the latest best practices and regulations, providing detailed explanations on the role of airside safety in the Safety Management System (SMS).

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Understand fundamental procedures to protect the aircraft from damage and ground staff from harm
  • Improve overall airside safety performance and operational efficiency
  • Be aware of potential hazards and how to eliminate and control them
  • Identify and manage “human factors” with the greatest influence on airside safety

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

This course is recommended for:

  • Ramp staff
  • Safety and operations officers
  • Ground operations managers and supervisors
  • Airport managers and supervisors

KEY TOPICS

  • Airport environment terminology and layouts
  • Introduction to SMS (ICAO framework)
  • Human factors in airside operations
  • Ramp safety procedures
  • Potential hazards on the apron
  • Risk assessment
  • Hazardous substances and dangerous goods
  • Introduction to airside safety audits
  • Airside accident reporting
  • Accident causation and prevention
  • Accident investigation

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.