SMS for CAA and Airports Staff

Subject areaAirport Planning, Operations and Management
Course languageEnglish
NameSMS for CAA and Airports Staff
ProviderRTC AACO
Duration4 Days

Course Benefits

  • This course provides the attendees with an understanding of the legal requirements for SMS, and will develop the required practical skills to plan, implement and manage a SMS tailored to your organization.
  • Participants will learn to identify safety hazards, to implement remedial actions necessary to maintain an acceptable level of safety (ALoS), to monitor the safety level achieved; and to make Continuous improvement to the overall level of safety.
  • The obligation for the implementation of Safety Management Systems (SMS) at aerodromes arises from a regulation enacted
  • According to ICAO Annex 14, Volume I. SMS implementation is more than just compliance, it is about Maximizing safety.

Who shoud attend

  • Operations Directors, Managers, Officers and Staff
  • Emergency Managers, Officers and Staff
  • Safety Managers, Officers and Staff
  • Civil Aviation Authority Officials
  • Aerodrome Auditors
  • Ground Handling Managers


  • The principles of safety management systems
  • SMS course introduction
  • Basic safety concepts
  • Introduction to safety management
  • Hazards and Risks
  • SMS regulation
  • Introduction to SMS
  • SMS planning
  • SMS operation
  • Safety committees, Integrating SMS
  • Case studies & Worksho

This course is not planned, Request