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Basic Airport Safety & Operations School 

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The International Association of Airport Executives Canada (IAAEC) is pleased to offer this 3 day Training Program for individuals who are relatively new to airport operations, or have not attended a BASOS before and are currently working in airport management, planning or operations.


Course Description:

The Basic Airport Safety & Operations Course is specifically tailored to airport personnel responsible for the day-to-day operations of both commercial and general aviation airports throughout Canada.  It is a worthwhile addition to any recurring airport training program. The technical procedures and described presentations focus on medium to large airport application, but the safety and operation principles are applicable to all airports.

TP 312, airport certification and airside non-regulatory safety and operations issues are presented by experienced subject personnel, as well as ALPA, Transport Canada and Nav Canada officials when available. , featuring Airport Safety, Certification Standards and Airfield Capacity topics.

Topic Areas Covered:

( Note: Each course is custom designed for the Host airport, depending on available presenters, and area attendees to meet their training requirements such that the following presentation material is subject to additions and deletions.)

Safety Management Systems (SMS) Basic Introduction;

SMS Exercises;

Risk Management;

Safety Culture Dialogue;

Safety Program Overview;

Fuelling Operations I and II;

Foreign Object Damage (FOD) Control;

Intro to Airline Ramp Equipment;

Intro to Airline Staging;

Aircraft Characteristics;

TP 312 (Transport Canada.);

T.C. Zoning (Transport Canada);

T.C. Certification and Inspections (Transport Canada);

Nav Canada Operations Briefing;

Airside Vehicle Operator’s Permit (A.V.O.P) Program;

Airside Lighting, Markings and Signage;

Aircraft Operations and Safety (Airline Pilots Association);

Aircraft Performance (Airline Pilots Association);

Airport Maintenance Summer/Winter Operations;

Airline Operations Documentary;

Airport Navigation Aids/Approach Landing Systems;

Thorguard Lightning System;


Construction Safety;

Airside Self-Inspections; and

Wildlife Program Overview.

This course may include a Host Airport Operations Briefing and Airport Tour.

Refund & Cancellation Policy

IAAE Canada reserves the right to reschedule any program if the number of registrants is insufficient. In this event, we will notify all registrants and refund the registration fee.

• Any costs incurred by registrants, such as hotel cancellation fees or airline penalties, are the responsibility of
   the  registrants.
• Registrations are transferable.
• Cancellations made 30 days prior to the date of the course will be 100% refunded; after that date a $75 administration fee will apply .
• No-shows will be responsible for the course fees.

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