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​​About us

The Airport Operation and Safety Training Center was established in 2010 and provides various training courses and high diplomas required for Airport Operation and Safety at Saudi Airports according to international standards.

 

Vision

To become the leaders in providing well-trained Airport Operation and Safety employee and also, to implement sustainable programs that educate and improve existing Airport Operation and Safety employees and new candidates to meet international regulation and standards.

 

Mission

To deliver skills and knowledge that significantly increase our courses and help participants to enhance their contributions to the goals of their organization to ensure safe an efficient Airports Operations through the latest training technologies and ICAO qualified teaching stuff.

 

Goals

o  To become a center of excellence by 2018.

o  To collaborate and support GACA in achieving GACA's objectives.

o  To generate revenue by developing new short courses and expand our products for national and international communities.

o  To periodically review and update the whole existing curriculum in accordance with ICAO standards.

o  To establish affiliation agreements with international training centers.

o  To reform updated policies and procedures manuals to comply with ICAO regulations.

o  To market the Diploma Program and Short Courses.

o  To offer Online Short Courses for the International Community.

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AOS Diploma Program

 

Three Years High Diploma Program

DIPLOMA NAME: Airport Operation and Safety

DATE & DURATION: Three Years

LOCATION: SAUDI ACADEMY OF CIVIL AVIATION

DIPLOMA OBJECTIVE: This High diploma is designed to provide Airport Operation and Safety training personnel with theoretical and practical knowledge.

 

SHORT COURSES

 

COURSE NO.1

COURSE NAME: Aerodromes Annex 14

DATE & DURATION: 5 Days / 30 Hrs.

LOCATION: SAUDI ACADEMY OF CIVIL AVIATION.

COURSE OBJECTIVE: This course is designed to provide:

The aerodrome (ICAO annex 14 -vol. 1).            

​o  Aerodrome data and aeronautical ground lights.

Aerod.

 

COURSE NO.2

COURSE NAME: AOC-2 Airside Management

DATE & DURATION: 5 Days / 30 Hrs.

LOCATION: SAUDI ACADEMY OF CIVIL AVIATION.

COURSE OBJECTIVE: This course is designed to provide knowledge of the basic fundamental concepts, policies, procedures, and standard rules /regulations of airside operations, particularly the 5 major operational airside operational functions, tasks, duties and responsibilities described as follows:

o  Airport self-inspection which includes terminal/ramp/apron inspection,

o  Airfield surface inspection particularly: Runways, Taxiways, Aprons/Ramps and non-aircraft movement areas including unpaved surfaces and runway obstacles.

o  Vehicle Inspections (Airport Vehicles and Ramp Vehicles).

o  Monitoring ground handling operations such as, aircraft refueling, cargo/baggage ground handling operations.​


COURSE NO.3

COURSE NAME: AOC-1 Basic Airport Operation & Safety

DATE & DURATION: 10 Days / 60 Hrs.

LOCATION: SAUDI ACADEMY OF CIVIL AVIATION.

COURSE OBJECTIVE: This course is designed to provide participants with:

o  A basic knowledge of airport operational safety and general airport subjects.

o  To follow a path towards aviation management.

 

COURSE NO.4

COURSE NAME: AOC-2 Terminal Management

DATE & DURATION: 5 Days / 30 Hrs.

LOCATION: SAUDI ACADEMY OF CIVIL AVIATION.

COURSE OBJECTIVE: This course is designed to provide participants with Knowledge of how to manage terminal operations.