Aviation Safety Management Systems

Description

The course is intended to improve knowledge of Aviation Safety Management Systems. The course is aimed to encourage students to develop competency in establishing and maintaining safety management systems in real operations, in accordance with appropriate regulations and advisory publications.

Availability

WebLearn GradSchool

  • Trimester 2 - 2015

Learning Outcomes

1. Demonstrate sound knowledge of safety management systems in applied settings

2. Demonstrate the ability to collect and collate information and prepare an appropriate discussion paper

3. Identify and locate information relevant to the topic areas

4. Participate effectively in electronic communication

5. Demonstrate ability to communicate ideas in written form

6. Demonstrate ability to manage time effectively to complete tasks

Content

The course integrates advanced knowledge of safety management systems with appreciation of human factors, in accordance with CASA Advisory Circular 119-165 Safety Management Training.

Assumed Knowledge

It is expected that most students will have an ATPL, LAME or ATS licence, and/or aviation related experience.

Assessment Items

Written Assignment: Discussion 1

Written Assignment: Discussion 2

Written Assignment: Discussion 3

Written Assignment: Discussion 4

Essay: Essay

Journal: Reflective Journal

Contact Hours

Forum

Online 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term

Self-Directed Learning

Self-Directed 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term