Classroom Training

Aviation Management Studies

Course Objectives

With the ever expanding need for functional operational safety procedures and competent abilities within air transport, there is a growing need for a cross spectrum of personnel to take up coveted positions and unlock new business opportunities. The course has been designed to provide successful candidates with the required knowledge and skills to effectively take up employment within aviation or to further enhance their career development within the industry. Candidates will leave the course with a sound knowledge on the context and requirements of the environment in which they will operate.

Course Content and Modules

Module 1 – The Management of Operations for the Transportation of Passengers by Air

  • History of commercial aviation
  • Airport facilities
  • Requirements of an airline
  • Check-in systems and central search operations
  • Hold baggage systems
  • Secondary gate search
  • Baggage reconciliation
  • Crew process
  • Allocation for take-off
  • Flight arrivals, Customs and immigration

Module 2 – Examining how Goods Going Airside and Catering are made available

  • Duty free goods
  • Retailers, bars and restaurants
  • Construction material
  • Catering and other in-flight supplies

Module 3 – The Managing and Organising Transportation of Cargo by Air

  • Export principles and procedures
  • Imports principles and procedures
  • Aircraft weight and balance
  • Commodity trading

Module 4 – Analysing Aircraft Services and its Operations

  • Searching and cleaning of aircraft
  • Fuelling of aircraft
  • De-icing and anti-icing
  • Aircraft maintenance

Module 5 – Planning and Developing Contingencies

  • Contingency planning
  • Possible threats

Entry Requirements

Level 3 qualification or equivalent - Ideal candidates would be Armed Forces service leavers who have accrued managerial experience throughout their service career or personnel currently employed within supervisory and managerial positions within the aviation Industry.

TSA is ELCAS approved and the AMS course is eligible to attract
Enhanced Learning Credits funding.


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