Training Courses

The 89th Annual AAAE Conference & Exposition will feature additional educational content in the form of two brand-new training offerings. These courses offer a taste of the top-notch professional education the AAAE Training Department offers
our airport partners around the year. Both 90-minute courses will take place on the exhibit hall show floor.

ACE Safety Management Systems

Instructor: Benjamin Goodheart, Ph.D.
Monday, May 8, 8:30 -10 a.m. 

The ACE Safety Management Systems (SMS) Program is the newest ACE program added to the AAAE training offerings. This 2017 AAAE course addition is based on FAA regulation and the recent release of the SNPRM regarding Airport Safety Management Systems (SMS).  Join us as we discuss importance of Safety Management Systems, safety training, culture, and how SMS applies to the business of running your airport. 

International Aviation Snow Academy

Instructor: Carlton Braley, A.A.E, C.M., A.S.E.
Monday, May 8, 1-2:30 p.m. 

This AAAE training course addition in partnership with the AAAE Northeast Chapter focuses on financial impacts of winter operations, human resources, communication, TALPA/RCAM, SICP, and more. This 90-minute session will introduce you to the new FAA regulation change, human factors, and how to inspire peak performance in your team.