Aviation and the Environment Managing Green Airports

Subject areaEnvironment
Course languageEnglish
NameAviation and the Environment Managing Green Airports
ProviderAFSAC
Duration5 Days

Course Benefits

What you will learn ? Identify key factors in the ?green airport concept? ?Address specific environmental challenges within your organisation ? Contribute to the timely implementation of measures to control and reduce noise, local air quality, waste and water pollution, major risk prevention ? Improve land-use management and airport operational procedures ? Enhance airport contribution to industry efforts against global warming ? Develop evaluation methods for proper environmental assessment ? Implement environmental management systems (such as ISO 14001) ? Update communication messages and tools

Who shoud attend

  • Airport Operators  
  • Civil Aviation and Regulatory Authorities
  • Airline Operators
  • Aircraft and Engine Manufacturers
  • Air Navigation Service Providers

Content

  • Toward airport sustainable development
  • Social, economic and environmental balance
  • Regulatory and institutional framework
  • Noise and local air quality issues: fleet renewal, local procedures, housing insulation, environmental charges etc.
  • Land-use planning and management
  • Airport carbon accreditation program (toward carbon neutrality)
  • Energy savings, water and waste management, de-icing, major risk prevention and biodiversity preservation
  • Ground access to airport and seamless intermodal transfers
  • Implementation of Environmental Management Systems (EMS)
  • Relationships with local communities and neighbors
  • Communication messages and tools, including handling crisis communications and using new social media

This course is not planned, Request