Air Transportation Management
Get a head start in the industry with this insider’s view of the air transportation system.
Review aviation-related businesses and organizations and the role they play in shaping the industry. Polish your management and presentation skills while working with experienced instructors and class peers on a unique course integration exercise.
This course is available at IATA Training Centers, Regional Training Partner locations, and on-demand as in-company training.
What you will learn
Upon completing this course you will be able to:
- Gain a global perspective into the air transportation industry
- Identify key industry stakeholders
- Understand the basic laws and conventions governing air transport
- Evaluate key areas of an aviation business based on standards and best practices
- Practice management and presentation skills
- Components of the air transportation system
- Aviation businesses and organizations
- Non-governmental organizations
- New technologies and their effect on the industry
- Business models
- The organization of: airlines, airports, civil aviation authorities and air navigation service providers
- Commercial aviation from an organizational perspective
- Aviation law
- Freedoms of the Air and other basic laws
- ICAO standards and recommended practices
- Safety and security
- Common concepts applied in the industry
- Organizations that set standards for the industry
- Benchmarking and key performance indicators
- Safety, security and risk management for industry businesses
Who should attend?
This course is open to all industry newcomers and professionals seeking an entry-level management position in:
- Civil Aviation Authorities
- Air Navigation Service Providers
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.
This course is a step toward earning an IATA Diploma in:
- Civil Aviation Management Diploma