Gulf Centre for Aviation Studies

ACI - ICAO Aerodrome Certification

Instructor Led Virtual Training

In accordance with ICAO International Standards and Recommended Practices as detailed in Annex 14 and Doc 9774 all aerodromes should be certified by the State and licensed for use. This course explains the certification process applied by State regulators and exactly what aerodromes need to do, not only to become “certified” but to remain certified as traffic grows and the aerodrome expands for the future. (Please note course fees indicated are for ACI Members/ACI World Business Partners. Please contact us for non-member pricing.)

Course Benefits

  • Fully understand the rationale for Aerodrome Certification;

  • Apply and develop procedures in accordance with ICAO requirements;

  • Obtain “tips” from experts who have certified aerodromes;

  • Learn how certification enhances safety and brings efficiency;

  • Participate with others from industry in certification exercises;

  • Learn to establish an Aerodrome manual and all its integral components

Who Should Attend

  • Airport Operations Directors, Managers, Supervisors, Officers and Staff

  • Airport Safety Managers, Supervisors, Officers and Staff

  • Airport Emergency Managers, Officers and Staff

  • Airport Safety Managers, Officers and Staff

  • Airport Construction and Engineering Directors, Managers and Staff

  • Ground Movement Controllers and Apron Controllers

  • Airside Maintenance Managers, Supervisors and Officers

  • Airside Planners and Engineers

Course Outline

  • International standards and regulations

  • The aerodrome manual

  • Aerodrome physical characteristics

  • Safety management systems and emergency planning

  • Documentation and record keeping

  • Staff training and auditing; certification check list and process

  • Case studies and live group exercises on the aerodrome

Course Prerequisite (s)

speak, read and write English.