About this training
Aviation Accident Investigation Techniques (fixed wing) - AIT
Duration: 2 weeks – 60 hours    |   Language: English    |   Location: Paris or within your premises
4 060 excl. VAT
No session available

Extending the training into Safety Management System, the AIT course enables to better understand and to carry out an aircraft incident or accident investigation.

This course is one of the 4 modules of the series to qualify as an expert on Aircraft Accident Investigation.

  • To have a practical and up to date training about an aircraft accident investigation (fixed wing), international regulations, preliminary measures, investigation of events and causes, report writing.
  • To fully understand an investigation process and roles of expert board members.
  • Basics on accident prevention: the accident continuum, the sequence of events and the accident mechanism, systemic causation.
  • Aviation accident investigation: International and European regulations.
  • Investigation techniques: accident response and crisis management, individual and organizational preparation, wreckage and site investigation, recorders and non-volatile memories, investigation of aircraft systems and instruments, Investigation of fire, report writing and safety recommendations.
  • Visits to investigation laboratories: FDR, CVR, chemical, metallurgy and workshops.
  • Case study.

All personnel who can be occasionally involved in an aviation accident investigation: aircraft, engines and equipment manufacturers, airlines, civil and military aviation supervising authorities, airport managers, air traffic controllers, insurers, lawyers and other experts specialized in aviation matters.