Airport Operations Diploma Program (AODP)

June 2016


“The ACI Airport Operations Diploma Program is a comprehensive and systematic overview beneficial to all current and aspiring Airport leaders. The various modules illustrate today’s challenges and future requirements to enhance safety, security, customer satisfaction, environmental responsibility and community involvement…all within an increasingly complex regulatory framework.”

ACI's Airport Operations Diploma Program is internationally recognized as the most effective educational platform to train the next generation of aviation professionals. Through the program, airport personnel acquire an in-depth understanding of the core components of airport operations. They develop the knowledge required to provide positive passenger experiences that are in line with security requirements and revenue-generating activities.

This online professional development program is a stepping stone to a successful career in airport operations and management.

The program includes three online certificate courses in the areas of:

If you have already completed one of the three certificate courses, please contact to learn how to upgrade to the Diploma.

Duration: approximately 45 hours
Price: US$1,795.00

Congratulations to the recent graduates of the Airport Operations Diploma Program

Graduate feature

Glenn Robinson - Aerodrome Operation Support Ltd
Cherry-Ann Casimir - Antigua & Barbuda Airport Authority
Maciej Habrych - Chartright Air
David Laporte - Denver International Airport
Sooraj Raghavan - Dubai Airports Company
Salman Akhtar Ali - Dubai Airports Company
Leonie Richards - Geraldton Airport
Kelly Reynolds - Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
Julian Gouws - Namibia Directorate of Civil Aviation
Kazuki Motoyoshi - Narita International Airport
Austin Tyler - Pittsburgh International Airport
Carlos Illis - Princess Juliana International Airport
Irving Maduro - Princess Juliana International Airport
Jerry James - Princess Juliana International Airport
Steven Crane - San Francisco International Airport
Tom Colosi - San Francisco International Airport
Samir Mirah - Saudi Arabia GACA
Adam Moxey - Sydney Airport