Advanced Flight Dispatcher’s Course

Course Objectives

On completion of the training, participants would

  • Have Latest knowledge and current technological changes in the aviation     industry.
  • Develop a career path leading to a licensed flight dispatcher certificate.
  • Be Introduced to the basics of flight operations
  • Know how to function as a Flight Dispatcher within an airline environment, and abide by all NCAA rules and regulations as it relations to flight operations.
  • Know How to develop strategies, manage all threats and minimize their consequences to flight operations.
  • Know how to address challenges of human-machine interface and associated activities and improve safety systems.
  • Know how to improve airline performance while keeping cost at its minimum.
  • Be a valuable human asset in an airline

For whom

The course is designed for:

  • Young school leavers desirous of a career as a Flight Dispatcher
  • Airport general operative staff.
  • Airport ramp personnel.
  • Flight control personnel.
  • Airport station managers.

Course Content

  • Introduction to Basic Flight Operations
  • Introduction to Aircraft Basic Systems & Aerodynamics
  • Basic Aviation Weather theory
  • Air Traffic Control, Controllers & Airspace systems
  • Develop strategies to manage threats and errors and minimize their consequences
  • Address the challenges of the human-machine interface and associated interpersonal activities
  • Apply the Threat and Error Management  model to improve safety systems
  • Learn techniques to facilitate CRM
  • Minimize operational cost using dynamic cost index optimization
  • Increase fuel efficiency while improving safety
  • Improve On-Time performance while decreasing your costs
  • Maximize the use of cost index optimization in your operations
  • Perform a “Fuel Efficiency” audit of your own organization
  • Develop a basic Fuel Management (MI) system to track all aspects of fuel consumption
  • Plan, Prevent and manage crew error & coordinate tasks inside the cockpit
  • Decision making process in abnormal situations