Airside Safety Training


This Airside Safety course is designed to familiarise participants with the unique nature of the Airside, the various roles and responsibilities required to maintain a high level of safety, the major elements of airside safety and some of the common hazards that they may encounter.


On completion of this module participants will be able to:

  • Understand the airport as an operational system
  • Explain the various stakeholders and their roles and responsibilities with regards to Airside Safety
  • Recognise important elements of Airside Safety required to operate in a safe manner
  • Identify the key hazards that they may encounter on the Airside and how to approach them safely

Course Content

The course covers the following topics:

Section 1. Airport Familiarisation
– Explain the three main areas of a modern airport and the major components of each
– Understand the different levels of access control applied to various areas of the airport
– Recognise the unique challenges of safety and security when working on the airside

Section 2. Safety Stakeholders, Roles and Responsibilities
– Identify the international, national and local organisations involved in airside safety and describe the various roles and responsibilities of each
– Understand your individual responsibilities in regards to Airside Safety
– Recognise the importance of Airside Security

Section 3. Airside Safety Elements
– Define safety within the context of an aerodrome
– Understand important safety terms
– Define a Safety Management System and how it differs from traditional approaches to safety
– Describe the four key strategies for dealing with safety risks
– Recognise the importance of Safety Reporting

Section 4. Airside Hazard Awareness
– Understand the importance of the use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
– Recognise key hazards that you may encounter on the airside and understand the high level guidelines on how to protect yourself and work in a safe manner.

Course info

  • Language: English
  • Duration: 1.5 Hours
  • Level: Short Course
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$50.00 CAD

Course Reviews

What people are saying about this course

Amey Consulting

A great refresher for old timers and a superb introduction to new recruits.

Mark Timms

Principal Electrical Engineer, Airport Infrastructure

Changi Airport, Singapore

Very informative and thorough course outlining all the required levels of safety for workers in the airside of the airport.

K. M Rahmansha

Senior Support Officer, Airport Operations

This course is very well structured and enlightening. Working in the same environment for a long time may cause one to develop a laid back attitude to certain aspects of Airside Safety, and this course serves as an important refresher and learning tool.


Very interesting and important course, a must for all airside employees.

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