Show: January 27 - 30, 2020 | Exhibit January 28 - 30 | Anaheim, California
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    Aviation Safety Programs and Emergency Preparedness

    This course is designed for aviation professionals who want to better understand and ultimately implement safety programs within a flight department. Concepts covered include emergency preparedness, emergency equipment, safety programs, best practices, and risk management.

    Learning Objectives: By the conclusion of the course, participants will learn:

    • The standard techniques and key areas of safety audits
    • How to establish a safety program and safety committee
    • The key points of developing an accident/incident tracking system
    • How to develop plans for disaster recovery and emergency preparedness
    • Common maintenance control procedures for inspections, repairs, and prevention measures, including computerized options, and flight department regulatory requirements

    Date: Saturday, January 25 Saturday, January 25 | 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Track(s): Operations | Pilot | Safety
    Instructor: Ed Coleman, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
    Price by Jan. 18: $ Member | $ Non-Member
    Price after Jan. 18: $ Member | $ Non-Member
    Aviation Survival and Egress Training with EBD

    This course provides pilots, aircrew, and passengers with basic preflight, in-flight, and post-aircraft-ditching knowledge and survival skills, including use of emergency breathing devices (EBDs).

    Learning Objectives: By the conclusion of the course, participants will learn:

    • How to prioritize tasks prior to ditching
    • To identify and perform critical steps for the use of underwater egress and EBDs
    • To identify water survival skills

    Date: Monday, January 27 Saturday, August 22 | 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Track(s): Maintenance | Operations | Pilot | Safety
    Instructor: Jon Ehm, Survival Systems USA
    Price by Jan. 18: $ Member | $ Non-Member
    Price after Jan. 18: $ Member | $ Non-Member
    Effective Leadership in Business Aviation

    This course is designed to assist those in business aviation with the important task of exercising leadership by being a role model, empowering personnel, building effective teams, promoting the exchange of information, and making sound decisions in order to achieve flight department goals and promote corporate objectives.

    Learning Objectives: By the conclusion of the course, participants will learn:

    • What makes a good leader
    • The different leadership styles and strategies
    • Motivational theory and mentoring
    • Team-building and communication
    • Time management
    • Basic issues of passenger (customer) satisfaction, including reliability, service, catering, baggage, scheduling, benchmarking, and customer profiles

    Date: Sunday, January 26 Sunday, January 26 | 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Track(s): Maintenance | Operations | Pilot
    Instructor: Dr. Daniel Prather, Aviation Training Solutions
    Price by Jan. 18: $ Member | $ Non-Member
    Price after Jan. 18: $ Member | $ Non-Member
    Enhancing Your Culture of Compliance

    Many leaders fall for the general misconception that the most effective way of addressing issues that contribute to incidents and accidents is to add perceived “layers of safety.” This is generally executed by introducing increasingly sophisticated technical systems. This course will train participants on how to effectively improve safety by giving adequate and appropriate consideration to human factors and their consequences.

    Learning Objectives: By the conclusion of the course, participants will learn:

    ·         The difference between technical and nontechnical skills (NTS)

    ·         How to apply NTS to address root causal factors of incidents and accidents

    ·         How to use NTS to enhance general adherence to company rules and regulations

    ·         How to use NTS to assess company operations

    Date: Sunday, January 26 Sunday, January 26 | 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Track(s): Maintenance | Operations | Pilot | Safety
    Instructor: George Santos, Loben Training and Advisory Ltd.
    Price by Jan. 18: $ Member | $ Non-Member
    Price after Jan. 18: $ Member | $ Non-Member
    External Cargo Rigging

    Take your skill level up a notch and learn from leading industry professionals how to properly use, maintain, and execute rigging methods. We will also cover rigging-gear inspection practices that can be used and shared with job-site personnel, leading to a safer work environment for all.

    Learning Objectives: By the conclusion of the course, participants will learn:

    • How to properly identify soft web, round, and long-line rigging, and acceptable methods of attachment
    • When, and more importantly, when NOT to use certain types of rigging, given susceptibility to environmental and mechanical limitations
    • Different methods for ensuring load stability during flight

    Date: Monday, January 27 Monday, January 27 | 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Track(s): Maintenance | Operations | Pilot | Safety
    Instructor: Michael Gelskey, Lift-It Manufacturing
    Price by Jan. 18: $ Member | $ Non-Member
    Price after Jan. 18: $ Member | $ Non-Member
    Fatigue Risk Management Workshop

    This risk management training program will raise awareness of fatigue and its associated hazards in the workplace. Participants will learn how to recognize the warning signs of fatigue, apply effective countermeasures, and make life choices that support long-term fatigue management. Fatigue management will be explored within the safety management system (SMS) framework, with reference to individual as well as organizational implications. Contributing factors such as sleep awareness, food, water, caffeine, drugs, exercise, commuting, and work schedule design will be discussed, along with an in-depth review of time management and life balance.

    Learning Objectives: By the conclusion of the course, participants will learn:

    • To monitor potential causes of fatigue and devise action plans to minimize their effects in accord with company procedures
    • To identify personal warning signs of fatigue and appropriate countermeasures
    • To make positive lifestyle choices to effectively manage fatigue

    Date: Sunday, January 26 Sunday, January 26 | 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Track(s): Maintenance | Operations | Pilot | Safety | UAS
    Instructor: Richard Komarniski, Grey Owl Aviation Consultants
    Price by Jan. 18: $ Member | $ Non-Member
    Price after Jan. 18: $ Member | $ Non-Member
    The Dirty Dozen: Recurrent Training

    This two-day workshop is presented by Gordon Dupont, who originated the concept of the “Dirty Dozen,” the 12 common causes of human-factor errors in aviation maintenance. According to the FAA, these 12 are implicated in about 80 percent of maintenance mistakes.

    Learning Objectives: By the conclusion of the course, participants will learn:

    • About updates to the Dirty Dozen causes of human-factor errors in maintenance
    • How to mitigate the effect of the Dirty Dozen on operational safety

    Date: Saturday, January 25 Saturday, January 25 | 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Track(s): Maintenance | Operations | Pilot | Safety
    Instructor: Gordon Dupont, System Safety Services
    Price by Jan. 18: $ Member | $ Non-Member
    Price after Jan. 18: $ Member | $ Non-Member