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AAE Paper Writing Workshop

The purpose of the Accreditation Program writing requirement is to demonstrate to the Board of Examiners (BOE) that executive candidates can write effectively on a topic relevant and significant to airport management. Two options for completing the Accreditation program writing requirement are the Management Paper and Case Study. This workshop was developed to assist candidates with the paper writing process and help them understand what the BOE defines as a successful paper.

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AAE Paper Writing Workshop

Airfield & Terminal Security: Understanding Inspection & Compliance Measures

This course provides both operations and security personnel the necessary information and perspectives on the basics of securing a public-use airport.

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Airfield & Terminal Security: Understanding Inspection & Compliance Measures

Airport 101 Virtual Training

Airport 101 is tailored to new airport professionals and incoming public officials to enhance the individual’s understanding of the aviation story, industry leaders, airport management issues, current challenges faced by industry leaders and strategies for implementing sensible strategic plans or goals. It is designed to present new airport board members or commissioners, senior and mid-level airport executives, and entry level with a substantive and thoughtful review of the airport industry. This course also gives a capstone summary of the airport management environment from A-Z. Offered as Live Virtual Training. Click Learn More for the current Training Calendar.

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Airport 101 Virtual Training

Airport Certified Employee (ACE) - Communications Center Operations Virtual Training

This training is tailored to address the unique operational techniques, challenges and responsibilities of the airport communications center dispatcher. It is based on a variety of techniques and recommendations from U.S. government agencies and leading industry communication organizations. The instructor will review the essential elements needed to attain the ACE Communications certification. Offered as On Demand and Live Virtual Training.

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Airport Certified Employee (ACE) - Communications Center Operations Virtual Training

Airport Emergency Plan Virtual Training

In this short course we will provide participants with hands-on knowledge of how to mitigate the inevitable disruptions, planned and unplanned events can have on your airport operations. We will review past disruptive events and participants will have the opportunity to engage in a tabletop exercise to test their level of understanding and see how other airports work. It is worth 6 hours of your time to avoid days if not months of unfavorable scrutiny. Offered as Live Classroom, Live Virtual and On Demand Training.

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Airport Emergency Plan Virtual Training

Airport Master Firefighter (A.M.F.) Virtual Training

The Airport Master Firefighter (AMF) virtual series is an overview of the study materials designed to educate and challenge airport rescue firefighting personnel in preparation to earn the prestigious AMF professional designation. Registration fee includes recordings of the training content and presentations. Recordings of sessions will be available for review for 90 days after purchase. Offered as On Demand Training.

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Airport Master Firefighter (A.M.F.) Virtual Training

Airport Security Coordinator (ASC)

Provides an overview of airport security and focuses on regulations, the Airport Security Plan (ASP), law enforcement responsibilities, incident management, agency coordination and communication, and an update on threat information. It meets ASC training requirements outlined in TSR 1542.3. Offered as On Demand and Live Classroom Training.

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Airport Security Coordinator (ASC)

Authorized Signatory

Meet your TSA required needs online in less than an hour with AAAE's Authorized Signatory training. This 50-minute online course, led by former Badging Office Security Managers from large hub, Category X airports, is designed to provide a broad overview for Authorized Signatories to fulfill the annual TSA training requirements. Offered as On Demand Training.

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Authorized Signatory

Basic Winter Operations Course

This is the first and only course that will challenge airport personnel with Winter Operations responsibilities by providing hands on interactive training and basic knowledge of safe winter operations of a FAR Part 139 certificated and non certificated airport. Offered as Live Classroom Training.

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Basic Winter Operations Course

C.M. Virtual Training

Prepare to successfully pass the multiple-choice exam and the final interview to earn your C.M. or A.A.E. designation by attending this dynamic virtual training. The training covers the most complex areas of the C.M. modules. Registrants will receive the recordings and presentations that can be watched as many times as they want. This training does not replace the Loretta Scott, A.A.E., Accreditation/Certification Academy but can be a great resource to help you prepare for the course. Offered as On Demand Training.

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C.M. Virtual Training

Civilian/Military Airport Connection (CMAC)

Helps separating military personnel and new veterans acclimate from managing military airfields to the dynamic and complex commercial-use airport environment. Offered as Live Virtual and Live Classroom Training.

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Civilian/Military Airport Connection (CMAC)

Crisis Management & Insider Threat Virtual Training

We know that airline travel is the most efficient way to get from one point to another. It is also a national security concern, supports our global economy, and creates a sense of connectedness worldwide. With Covid-19 vaccines on the horizon, we can expect air travel to soar over the coming months to lead us back to a semblance of normalcy. However, with that, the natural and man-made threats to our industry will return as well. We must be prepared to mitigate and address them quickly and effectively. Join us for this two-day series that will provide an overview of emergency response, disaster preparedness, and crisis management. Learn ways to prepare your airport community in advance of an emergency.

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Crisis Management & Insider Threat Virtual Training

Digicast

For more than a decade, the Digicast video training system has been providing thousands of airport employees with on-demand video training on every aspect needed to run an airport: operations, maintenance, security, customer service, human resources, Part 139 required training and more. Digicast programming is accessible online via any Web-enabled device. In addition to first-class training, Digicast also provides informative, thought-provoking content and insight, including exclusive content like Airport Magazine Roundtables. Offered as On Demand Training.

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Digicast

Finance for Non-Finance Staff Virtual Training

Do you wish you knew more about Financing in the Aviation Industry? Would you like to learn what the sources of funds are and the requirements that go along with each source? In this course you will obtain a general understanding of how airports are financed and how the finance function of the airport performs the services that they provide. You don’t have to be a CPA to understand the topics in this Finance for the Non-Finance Staff course. You’ll learn the sources of revenue, how the budgeting process works, and what to you need to know about Audits

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Finance for Non-Finance Staff Virtual Training

Insider Threat

This new training course for airports, developed in collaboration with the TSA and produced by AAAE, teaches aviation workers the signs of an insider threat and how to respond. It's available on AAAE’s Digicast, IET-LS, and/or through a direct license. Learn more about the course below and how to access this training.

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Insider Threat

Interactive Employee Training

AAAE’s Interactive Employee Training and Learning Suite (IET-LS) provides engaging, high quality training content to airports and aviation firms. Courses may be hosted through our web-based Learning Suite to track and report training results or content may be produced for an organization’s existing LMS. Offered as On Demand Training.

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Interactive Employee Training

International Aerodrome Certified Employee

The 7.5-hour IACE online training focuses on the requirements for Aerodrome Operations, the Standards and Recommended Practices under ICAO Annex 14 with an emphasis on key operations and safety issues. Offered as On Demand Training.

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International Aerodrome Certified Employee

Psychological Preparedness

Ensure your employees know how to recognize the signs and symptoms of incident-related stress, even well after the event has been resolved. Critical to this course is a discussion of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), its manifestation, symptoms, diagnosis, duration and treatment. Offered as Live Virtual Training, On Demand and Live Classroom Training.

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Psychological Preparedness

Sensitive Security Information (SSI) Training

This course will help you understand what SSI really is, who is a covered person, who has a “need to know,” how to properly handle SSI and best practices from airports around the U.S. The course consists of a 30 minute video followed by 10 multiple choice questions. Answer all the questions correctly, and you pass. Offered as On Demand Training.

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Sensitive Security Information (SSI) Training

Working with Airport Lighting Systems

This training provides fundamental knowledge that anyone working with airport lighting systems must know to keep themselves and their airport safe. Photometric, electrical, and mechanical maintenance issues are presented as well as FAA EB 83A requirements and considerations, along with other precautions you should be aware of to keep you safe. Examine the basic systems and the critical safety visual signals provided to the pilot and important preventative maintenance practices required.

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Working with Airport Lighting Systems