Airport Operations

1. Course objectives

To provide students with adequate knowledge to be able to work in an airport as well as run an airport in accordance with internationally accepted aviation standards and procedures as established by ICAO / TCAA.

To provide the candidate with adequate knowledge on the various activities that take place at the Airports and how to handle them effectively and efficiently in accordance with internationally accepted aviation standards and procedures

2. Course duration

  1. 8 month of classroom work
  2. 3 months of field attachment

 3. Course Content:

  1. Apron Operations
  2. Airfield operations
  3. Emergency Planning
  4. Aviation Safety / Security.
  5. Scheduled Performance
  6. Aviation Communication
  7. Weight and Balance
  8. Dangerous goods Handling
  9. Traffic Management
  10. Flight monitoring Aviation indoctrination
  11. Aviation weather
  12. Air traffic management
  13. Dangerous Goods handling
  14. Human factors
  15. Basic English course
  16. Basic computer course

4. Educational tours

  1. Dar es Salaam International Airport - Tanzania
  2. Kilimanjaro International Airport -Tanzania
  3. Meteorological Headquarters

 5. Career prospects

Career opportunities for successful graduates of this course exist with Airport Operators, Ground Handling Companies, Airlines, TCAA.

6. Recommended candidates

  1. Students who have completed other basic aviation courses.
  2. Staff employed by aviation organizations with no previous experience.
  3. Form IV leavers with at least two credit passes one of which should be English.
  4. Form VI leavers with one principal pass.

5. Awards

  1. College certificate
  2. JP International Diploma
  3. IATA Certificate on registering for their Examination on a separate arrangement.

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