Understanding GCAA CAR Part IX (Aerodrome Regulation) and ICAO Annex 14

Subject areaAviation Safety
Course languageEnglish
NameUnderstanding GCAA CAR Part IX (Aerodrome Regulation) and ICAO Annex 14
Duration3 Days

Course Benefits

On successfully completing the course, trainees will be able to:

  • Obtain a solid understanding of the regulatory framework of GCAA and ICAO have put in place to govern design, operation and safety at airports;
  • Obtain a clear interpretation of the requirements set out in CAR Part IX and Annex 14;
  • Learn best practice approaches on how to fulfill to the requirements of CAR Part IX and Annex 14;
  • Share experience with experts on the different options for implementation and learn more about best practices.

Who shoud attend

  • Safety Manager and Safety Staff
  • Airport Planning Staff
  • State Authorities in charge of supervising airports in their territory
  • Duty officers dealing with safety issues on a daily basis
  • SMS implementation and supervision staff


  • ICAO Annex 14 Standards and Recommended Practices
  • GCAA CAR Part IX Definitions and Applicability of Aerodrome Certification
  • Aerodrome Manual
  • Aerodrome Information
  • Aerodrome Physical Characteristics
  • Airfield Pavement Markings
  • Aerodrome Safeguarding and OLS
  • Wildlife Hazard Management
  • Management of Non-Compliance Aerodrome
  • Inspections and Auditing
  • Emergency Planning
  • Airport Signs
  • Aircraft Navigation Aids
  • Safety Management Systems Roles and Responsibilities

This course is not planned, Request