Safety Management Systems – Principles and Practice
Introduction – Safety Management Systems Principles and Practice
Learn the principles of safety management and how to systematically apply them to your organisation using a Safety Management System (SMS). Learn from real-life aviation case studies, examples of industry documentation and the ICAO Safety Management Manual. You will learn the core elements of an aviation SMS and use simple tools to put the theory to practice.
We will teach you :
- The principles of risk management
- The principles of safety assurance and
- We will show you how to systematically control hazards in your organisation.
You will leave the Institute with fresh knowledge, confidence and competence.
Is this course for me?
In aviation, safety management is everybody’s business. You may already know this, and have read your company’s policy asking you to place safety first. This course teaches you how to do it. Our Safety Management Systems – Principles and Practice course is for people who have a basic awareness of safety management principles, but want a deeper understanding of the subject, practical knowledge, as well as tools and skills to apply the theory of safety management in a practical way. This course is suited to those with an interest in applying practical measures of safety management theory, to identify hazards and control risk in aviation.
This course is designed for all air operators and aerodromes.
What are the course objectives?
Learn safety management systems principles and practice and how to systematically apply them to an aviation organisation. Given a basic aviation safety management system (SMS), identify hazards and control risks associated with an aviation organisation, in a sustainable and effective manner that is consistent with the principles of ICAO’s Safety Management Manual (Doc 9858).
Workshop: Safety Management Systems – Principles and Practice
Learn principles of safety management and how to systematically apply them to your aviation organisation. This course is designed for air operators and aerodromes. The learning material includes real-life aviation case studies, sample industry documents, the ICAO SMM and a textbook. The course includes following units:
- Manage risk BSBRSK501
- Facilitate continuous improvement BSBMGT516
- ICAO Safety Management Manual
This Safety Management Systems – Principles and Practice course is taught over 5 days.
There are no prerequisites for admission to the class, however it is recommended that students have completed year 12 of secondary schooling.
To request in-company training
ASSET Aviation Institute prices courses competitively, providing you with qualified instructors and the most up-to-date materials and resources for a valuable learning experience.
This course is delivered in a classroom environment over a period of four days. You will be required to study material and practice exercises that we will provide to you.
Industry career pathways are available to students who complete this national skill set:
|Safety Management Systems – Principles and Practice||BSB51915 Diploma of Leadership and Management||BSB51615 Diploma of Quality Auditing|
The purpose of the Diploma qualification type is to qualify individuals who apply integrated technical and theoretical concepts in a broad range of contexts to undertake advanced skilled or paraprofessional work and as a pathway for further learning. Diploma qualifications are located at level 5 of the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Our diploma qualifications are designed and accredited to enable graduates to demonstrate the learning outcomes expressed as knowledge, skills and the application of knowledge and skills specified in the level 5 criteria and the Diploma descriptor. Diploma qualifications allow pathways to higher education.
It’s important that you understand our policies, your rights and obligations. Please download your student handbook.
ASSET Aviation Institute has several options for accommodation, but we recommend the Oaks-on-Felix serviced apartment. This hotel complex is four-star and is walking distance (3 mins) from the Institute. The rooms have a place to study and also a small kitchenette. You can see the rooms here: http://www.minorhotels.com/en/oaks/oaks-felix
- We can make the booking for you and get you a preferential rate.
- The cost of accommodation is invoiced separately from the course fee.
- You can choose any of Brisbane’s hotels and we can assist with your booking.
Q: What do I need to bring to the course?
A: You don’t need to bring anything. You will be provided all learning material upon arrival.
Q: What if I fail the course?
A: Our goal is to teach you so you are a competent specialist. If you cannot demonstrate competence, you will be given all reasonable support to ensure that you meet the required standard. Please see our student policies for more information.
Q: What I will learn?
A: Upon completion of our Safety Management Systems – Principles and Practice course, you will be able to identify hazards and control risks associated with an aviation organisation, in a sustainable and effective manner that is consistent with the principles of ICAO’s Safety Management Manual (Doc 9858).
Q: Is this course for me?
A: Our Safety Management Systems – Principles and Practice course is for people who have a basic awareness of safety management principles, but want a deeper understanding of the subject, practical knowledge, as well as tools and skills to apply the theory of safety management in a practical way. This course is designed for air operators and aerodromes.
Q: Can I do the course part-time or via correspondence?
A: No, the course is designed as an intensive practical workshop.
WHY ASSET AVIATION INSTITUTE
We offer the highest quality of training in Aviation Safety Management Systems and Leadership to both individuals and industry personnel. We will teach you how to perform your tasks efficiently. We will coach you along through the program as you develop your skills and ensure that you are competent and confident, before you leave the Institute. You will be ready to work.
Our professional instructors are carefully selected respected experts, with considerable experience and knowledge in their field. Our instructors are all international safety practitioners, managers and leaders with decades of operational experience for some of the world’s largest organisations. But most importantly, our instructors are teachers: their role is to help you learn and build your competence. They do this by sharing with your their years of operational history and experience and offering a guiding hand to get you through the program.
We share your passion for further advancing your professional development within the aviation industry. Our courses are designed in consultation with industry experts in accordance with the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (AC139) Standards, Australian Skills and Qualifications Standards, and ICAO principles.
What our clients say
- AVSEC CONSULTING
I would recommend ASSET Aviation to any company wishing to undertake aviation courses. They are value for money, they are focussed and they are fun.
- Cathay Pacific Airways
Excellent facilities used by ASSET Aviation. Excellent professional instructor with proven experience in the field assist with real relevant scenarios. Would recommend ASSET Aviation for future courses.