Aviation and Aerospace Fundamentals is a series of short courses designed to offer you the foundational skills and knowledge you need before deciding which aviation career you’d like to pursue.

Designed by industry for industry, our Aviation Safety Introduction course will provide you with a foundational level of understanding along with basic skills and awareness of the non-technical aspects of the aviation work environment.

You’ll also explore the role of an aviation employee and the importance of their relationship to risk and safety management within operations. 

Who should attend

This program has been developed for people who want to enter the Aviation and Aerospace industry, or for those who want to expand their understanding of aviation and safety.

Skills you’ll learn

  • Aerospace Safety Management Systems.
  • Aviation Regulations (CASA & ICAO)
  • Hazard Identification
  • Risk Assessment, and Controls

Learning outcomes

  • Safety Management Systems and how they contribute to continuous improvement in safety.
  • Regulations (Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) & International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO)) and how they apply to different roles
  • Understanding and working within a just culture
  • Identifying hazards, assessing risks and applying controls using a hierarchy of controls
  • Considering roles, responsibilities and accountability in safety
  • Impacts of non-compliance on self, organisations and the industry

Why Swinburne?

Delivered by facilitators who are industry experts

Participant course training manual

Live Online delivery allows you to do the course from anywhere

Access to our team of Customer Development Advisors

Upcoming dates
Aviation and Aerospace Fundamentals - Aviation Safety Introduction
Self-Paced Online
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

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Download this document as a quick outline of the short course that can be printed and presented to your employer.

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