GSN 5 - Advanced Safety Management Systems

Global Safety Network Diploma
Delivery: Classroom
Duration: 5 days

This course takes an in depth look at Safety Management Systems (SMS) by describing the requirements and composition of an SMS. It also explains how to implement and improve Safety Management through Safety Monitoring, Training and Documentation. Delegates are introduced to the use of Aeronautical Studies in the aviation system and the management of safety through Hazard identification and Risk Assessment. Group exercises and case studies allow participants to apply what they learn and gain essential insights.

Learning Objectives

Upon completing this course, participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate how an airports’ SMS can be improved
  • Explain how to develop an Aeronautical Study / Safety Case
  • Discuss the importance of creating a Safety Culture in Safety Management.
  • Explain how Human Behaviour can effect Safety Management
  • Explain how to promote Safety Awareness though Education and communication

Target Audience

  • Airport Operations and Safety personnel
  • Safety and Compliance Managers
  • Duty Managers
  • Aerodrome Inspectors and Regulators
  • Ground Handling Managers
  • Health and Safety Personnel

Course Content

  • ICAO Safety SARPs
  • Accountabilities and Responsibilities
  • Human Factors in Safety Management
  • Safety Performance and measurement
  • Team Management – Interaction in the Workplace
  • Profit before Safety ?
  • Managing Safety through Risk Assessment
  • Aeronautical Studies – Introduction
  • Development of Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s)

Upcoming sessions

DatesLocationMember / WBPNon-MemberRegister
25-29 March 2019Kingston, Jamaica$US1,575$US2,280Register
22-26 July 2019Accra, Ghana$US1,575$US2,280Register
18-22 August 2019Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia$US1,575$US2,280Register
29 Sep - 03 Oct 2019Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates$US1,575$US2,280Register
14-18 October 2019Riga, Latvia$US1,575$US2,280Register

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