IATA Introduction to Safety Management Systems (SMS)

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Course information

About the course

Course Number: 160-17363V01

About
This course will help participants and organizations understand the function, role and importance of developing and implementing a Safety Management System (SMS).

What you will learn
Upon completing this course you will have the skills to:

  • Understand the basic knowledge, techniques and skills needed to develop a Safety Management System and measure its performance
  • Discover how an effective system can reduce costs
  • Learn cost-effective resource planning
  • See how safety risks are managed proactively
  • Explore how to build a positive safety culture within your organization Course format
  • This self-study eLearning course requires approximately 2 hours of study, to be completed within one year.
  • Student performance will be based on an examination. Please refer to the Exam Information below for more details.
Key topics
  • Introduction to SMS
  • Policy and objectives
  • Risk management
  • Safety assurance
  • Safety promotion
  • Integrating airline management systems
  • The regulatory authority’s role in SMS oversight
  • Implementation requirements 
Who should attend
This course is recommended for:
  • Representatives of Civil Aviation Authorities
  • Experienced managers from airlines, airports, ANS providers, manufacturers and maintenance groups
  • Supervisors in operations
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
Exam Delivery Method: Non-supervised online-based exam. Exam can be taken any time at your convenience.
Exam Format: Multiple Choice questions
Number of questions: 40
Passing Grade: 75% correct answers
Number of exam attempts: 1

Additional information
About IATA eLearning Training:
  • This self-study eLearning course delivers comprehensive instruction to busy aviation and travel industry professionals.
  • eLearning is a quick and flexible training method providing learner-friendly materials that allow you to learn using short, interactive modules.
  • Write your exam online at a time that is convenient to you.
  • Order online to receive access to this course on our eLearning platform.

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