Airside Worker Safety and Security Certification Workshop

How You Will Benefit

Many incidents and accidents in the airside industrial environment are caused by a lack of knowledge on the part of personnel. Coordination between numerous organizations working airside with different training and priorities create a human resource issue. Due to industry demand, CCAA worked with industry experts to develop a National Competency Profile and workshop for Airside Workers.

Workshop Description

This workshop provides any worker going airside with the necessary safety and security information and personal responsibilities to minimize accidents. This 1 or 2 day workshop is available in English in French and is customizable to address specific company requirements. Participants in this workshop will benefit from a comprehensive overview of the hazards of working airside.

Content covered in this workshop includes:

  • Workplace health and safety
  • Airport operational safety, SMS, FOD, Wildlife management
  • Vehicle/equipment operations
  • Airport visual aids
  • NAV CANADA
  • TC security requirements
  • Communication
  • Human and organizational factors
  • Fatigue management
  • Aircraft operations
  • Hazard areas
  • Layout of airport aprons
  • Vehicles, equipment and tools
  • Damage to aircraft
  • Passenger safety
  • Emergency preparedness
  • Non-aircraft related emergencies
  • Aircraft related emergencies
  • Handheld radios

Intended Audience

  • All individuals with little experience or no working in an airside environment.
  • All individuals who work in an airport and may be required to go airside.