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Safety Management Systems Fundamentals

About the Course

This self-study e-learning course has been developed to provide entrants to the aviation industry, including service providers, and airline frontline personnel, with an overview and understanding of the key principles and concepts associated with Safety Management Systems (SMS).

As an outcome of this training, learners will acquire the necessary knowledge, skills, and attitudes to support their organization’s SMS and increase aviation safety.


Once you have completed the exam or the duration of the Course elapses, you will not be able to access the course contents.

What You will Learn

Upon completing this Course, you will be able to:

  • Describe the Regulatory Framework and industry best practices relevant to Safety
  • Summarize the fundamental elements of a safety management system
  • Explain the organizational nature of accidents and incidents
  • Summarize the 4 components of an SMS
  • Relate the 4 components and 12 elements of a SMS

Course Contents

The Key Topics Include:

  • Regulatory requirements and Industry best practices in SMS
  • Organizational accidents and incidents models
  • Safety policy and objectives
  • Safety risk management
  • Safety assurance
  • Safety promotion and training

Who Should Attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Newly hired airline staff
  • Airline frontline personnel and support staff
Exam Information

If you need help studying this course, click here to connect with a Tutor/Expert. The Tutor/Expert will help you by teaching you the ab initio of Aviation, and some aviation terms.

If you are interested in this Course, click on the Register Button below. This connects you to an expert that will guide you to register and show you how to maneuver throughout your studies period.