The American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) and the Northeast Chapter AAAE have certified the Aviation Snow Academy,
to be held July 22-23, 2017, in Baltimore, MD. The curriculum is designed to provide current, relevant and focused training for snow and ice control measures at airports, including FAA FAR Part 139 certificated airports.
The Basic Airport Winter Operations Specialist (BAWOS)
The Basic Airport Winter Operations Specialist (BAWOS) course educates airport employees, including snowplow and airport equipment operators, on how to utilize best practices while performing snow and ice control measures on airports during winter operations.
The Basic Curriculum includes...
- Airport Winter Safety and Operation Advisory Circular
- Material Resource Applications
- Communication Module
- Current Equipment Designs
- Weather Forecasting
- Human Resource Factors
- Current Regulatory Requirements
Individuals must graduate from BAWOS before moving on to the more advanced AAWOS course.
Benefits of Attending
The successful completion of the Snow Academy provides the attendee with recognition in the industry as a highly trained professional Snow Fighter, ready to enhance airfield safety during the winter months.