Promoting Airside Safety at your Airport

May 2015

“A comprehensive and informative course. Nicely done.”

“Very relevant and appropriate for any individual that works on Airside or will choose a career on Airside.”

“The course is an excellent reflection of airside safety program.”


Key steps to promoting a healthy safety culture at your airport include regular communications, events and training.

ACI’s online Airside Safety course is ideal for initial, recurrent and refresher safety training that will lead to improved levels of safety by re-enforcing the importance of safety and creating greater situational awareness of the many safety hazards and risks encountered on the airside.

The course will provide participants with an understanding of key safety topics including:

Airport Familiarization
An understanding of the airport as an operational system including the unique challenges of safety and security on the airside.

Safety Stakeholders, Roles and Responsibilities
An understanding of the multiple stakeholders and their roles and responsibilities relating to airside safety including the role that each individual plays with regards to safety.

Airside Safety Elements
The ability to recognise important elements of airside safety that are required to operate in a safe manner including safety management systems, key strategies for dealing with safety risks and the importance of safety reporting.

Airside Hazard Awareness
The ability to identify key hazards that are encountered on the airside and understand the high level guidelines on how to protect yourself and others by working in a safe manner.

For more information or to register for this program visit our website at www.olc.aero or contact enrolments@olc.aero

Also available in Spanish
The Airside Safety Training program is also available online in Spanish.
Check out the Spanish version http://www.olc.aero/Courses/Seguridad-Operacional-en-el-Lado-A-reo.aspx

On Route to a Certificate in Airside Safety
The Airside Safety Training program is one of the key elements of the new ACI Certificate in Airside Safety program.
The ACI Certificate in Airside Safety combines five online safety courses into a Certificate level program that provides participants with a broad knowledge and understanding of the key elements of airside safety and how these elements combine as part of the airport’s overall approach to Safety Management.

To obtain the Certificate in Airside Safety candidates must complete the following five online safety courses in any order within a three (3) year period:

1. Airside Safety
2. Safety Management Systems
3. Human Factors Safety
4. Runway Safety Management
5. Wildlife Hazard Management

For more information or to register online click here Certificate in Airside Safety

For more information regarding this or any of our online training programs visit our website at www.olc.aero or contact enrolments@olc.aero