Gulf Centre for Aviation Studies

ACI - Global Safety Network Module 2 - Airside Safety and Operations

This course provides an overview of all aspects of Airside Safety and Operations. It provides airport managers and supervisors with essential guidelines on best practices, latest technology, new equipment and procedures and regulations for safe and efficient operation of the airside environment. (Please note course fees indicated are for ACI Members/ACI World Business Partners. Please contact us for non-member pricing.)

Course Benefits

Upon completing this course, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the safety operations at airports
  • Describe the factors that affect safety at airports
  • Explain how to control and maintain safety at airports
  • Apply practical and up-to-date tools for managing safety on the airport
  • Implement safety standards in airport operations.

Who Should Attend

  • Airport operations directors, managers, officers and staff
  • Airport emergency managers, officers and staff
  • Airport safety managers, officers and staff
  • Civil aviation auhtoirty officials
  • World Business Partners

Course Outline

  • Responsibilities of the Aerodrome Operator/Licensee
  • Introduction to Airfied Operations and Standards
  • Signs, Signals and markings
  • Meteorology
  • Airside Vehicle Control and Driving
  • Environmental Issues
  • Aircraft Turnaround plan
  • Fuel Management and Hazardous Materials
  • Aerodrome Development and Control of Obstacles
  • Wildlife Hazard Management, Adverse Weather, Low Visibility Operations
  • Air Traffic Control
  • Runway Incursion Awareness and Prevention

Course Prerequisite (s)

speak, read and write English.