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IATA / Airline safety / Airline Operations / Airport

IATA Basic Airside Safety

Course by: International Air Transport Association

SKU: BAS082009

Price $123.50 CAD
# Seats

An interactive, flexible, and effective way of learning about the airport environment, airside safety, rules, aircraft danger zones, fire prevention and in the event of an incident, know the procedures to follow in fire action and how to administer first aid. Ideal for individuals or Organizations with a high number of trainees who need to meet the requirements to get airside access.

Course format

This course requires approximately 3 hours of study to be completed in 6 months from the purchase date (enrollment validity). After the enrollment validity expires, the users will not have access to the course content and will not be able to take the exam.

Student performance will be based on an online examination.

  • What you will learn?  

Upon completion of this course you will be able to:  

  • Cover all critical parts of safety at the apron
  • Provide a common knowledge-base to protect people and equipment, so that all staff can cooperate safely and respond to incidents and accidents
  • Reduce the risk of accidents and ramp damages

Course Content  

The airport environment

  • The airport
  • Communication
  • Hand signals
  • Aircraft ground support equipment

Security and Safety

  • Security
  • Aircraft danger zones
  • Health and safety
  • Severe weather conditions
  • Traffic rules at the ramp
  • Accident and incident reporting

Fire and first aid

  • Fire prevention
  • Fire protection and fire action
  • First aid

Certificate Awarded  

Upon successful completion of the exam, you will be awarded an e-Certificate available for you to print for your records.  

Exam information  

  • Non-supervised online-based exam. Exam can be taken any time at your convenience.
  • You will be given 1.5 hours to complete 30 multiple choice questions.
  • Passing grade is 70% correct answers.
  • You will be given 2 attempts to successfully complete the final exam.