AMPAP mandatory course
Delivery: Hybrid - virtual and self-study
Duration: 4 weeks

The Airport Operations, Safety, and Security (AOSS) will provide an understanding of the airport's operational and security systems, and key ICAO standards and recommended practices.

AOSS commences with explaining the different elements of the Airport Operational Environment in the facility's landside, terminal, and airside sectors.

The course will also explain the international regulatory environment, specifically ICAO certification, safety management, security management and emergency management requirements and applied concepts. Finally, the course will outline the benefits of Airport Collaborative Decision-Making (A-CDM) that serve to encourage more efficient and transparent cooperation to enhance air traffic flow and capacity management.

Target Audience

The AMPAP mandatory courses are open to participants who have been accepted in the AMPAP program.

Course Content

  • Airport Operational Systems
  • Airport Regulation, Certification
  • Airport Regulation, SMS
  • Airport Emergency Management
  • Airport Regulation, Security
  • Airport Security Management
  • Airport Collaborative Decision-Making

This course is part of the Airport Management Professional Accreditation Program (AMPAP)

ACI and ICAO established a formal partnership to provide accessible, affordable and universally available specialized management training to the global airports community. This initiative gave birth to the Airport Management Professional Accreditation Program (AMPAP).

AMPAP mandatory courses

AMPAP elective courses

Candidates are required to self-select up to two approved electives courses. Due to their duration and commitment, the ACI-JMSB Airport Executive Leadership Program (AELP) and ICAO-JMSB Aviation Security Management Program (AvsecPM) each count as two electives.*

*Elective requirement is waived if the participant has successfully completed the ACI NA, US Airport Professional Program (USAP) or holds the Airport Accredited Executive AAE designation.

Completion Timeframe

All mandatory and elective courses must be completed within 3 years (36 months) of starting the Global Air Mobility Systems course.

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Upcoming sessions

Dates Least Developed Countries Member Price Regular Price Register
10 July - 04 August 2023 US$1,800 US$2,000 Contact us
02 - 27 October 2023 US$1,800 US$2,000 Contact us


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