Instructed by: Shawn Sutherland AAE
Shawn Sutherland is a Senior Airport Consultant for the Airports Group, with Tetra Tech Canada Inc. He has more than 40 years of experience in airport management, operations, maintenance, and development. He has worked in all facets of airports including the direct management of six different airports in Canada: Norman Wells, Fort McMurray, Cambridge Bay, Yellowknife, Whitehorse for Transport Canada, and West Kootenay Regional for the City of Castlegar.
He has been responsible for the safe operation and maintenance of airports, staff development and training, business management, planning (including emergency, security and zoning) and control of major capital projects at numerous airports across Canada. He also has six years of experience as the Director of a municipal civic works department, where he was responsible for the operation, maintenance, and development of city facilities and services (roads, parks, sidewalks, street lighting, etc.); water and wastewater
treatment/ distribution and collection systems; as well as the regional airport.
This 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. TP 312, airport certification and airside non-regulatory safety and operations issues, featuring Airport Safety and Certification Standards.
•Transport Canada – SMS
•Ramp Equipment and Staging
•Foreign Object Damage Control
Airfield Maintenance and Operations
•Airside Lighting, Markings and Signage
•Airside Vehicle Operator’s Permit Program
•Winter Runway Inspection Reporting
•Obstacle Limitation & Management
•Airside Surfaces Maintenance