Safety Management Online Curriculum

Purpose of the Course


The course describes ICAO safety management provisions and the implementation of State Safety Programme (SSP) and Safety Management System (SMS) at State and service provider level, respectively. 

Learning Objectives


At the end of the Safety Management Online course, trainees will be able to:


  • Apply the fundamental concepts and principles of aviation safety management;
  • Develop SSP/SMS implementation plans based on the frameworks provided in ICAO Safety Management SARPs and guidance material;
  • Participate in the organization’s SSP/SMS implementation and operation.

Course Content


The course includes four modules:


  • Module 1: Introduction to Safety Management;
  • Module 2: ICAO Annex 19: Safety Management;
  • Module 3A: State Safety Programme (SSP)
  • Module 3B: Safety Management System (SMS).

Target Population 


The training is most beneficial for those who work for a State regulatory body involved in the planning, development, and implementation of State Safety Programmes, and for staff who work for an aviation service provider involved in the planning, development and implementation of Safety Management Systems.






Mode of Delivery


E-learning (web-based training)

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