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Aviation Safety

Aviation Safety Fundamentals

Did You Know?
Aviation is the safest form of long-distance transport. In 2021, the all-accident rate (measured in accidents per 1 million flights) was 1.01, which was the equivalent of one accident for every 990,000 flights. This was a much improved over the all-accident rate of 1.23 for the previous 5-year period (2016-2020).

The 2021 fatality risk of 0.23 means that, on average, a person would need to take a flight every day for 10,078 years to be involved in an accident with at least one fatality. 

Develop your safety leadership capability.

This course will give you a basic understanding of the general principles and concepts of safety to help you develop a 'safety conscience'. With this new knowledge, you will feel more confident about discussing the role of safety in aviation and ensuring you are ready to take your first steps in a safety career. 

The course will cover key safety topics and, through practical examples, demonstrate how these relate to roles within the aviation industry. 

Not only will this help you develop your safety leadership capability, but it will also enable you to engage and contribute towards a positive safety culture.

Course Format

This online course requires approximately 20-25 hours of study. You must complete within twelve (12) months from the purchase date (enrollment validity). After the enrollment validity expires, you cannot access the course content and take the exam.

Who is This Course For?

This course is recommended for:

  • Entry-level aviation employees

  • Newly hired staff working in airlines, airports and ground handlers

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