MGM-2700 Airport Sustainability and Environmental Management

Quick Facts


Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Course is Part of this Program
Airport Planning Design and Development Certificate

Course Length
Six Weeks

Course Dates & Locations

*Registrations received later than three days after published course start dates will be enrolled in the next available course

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Definitions, regulations and pillars of sustainability are topics covered in-depth in this online course, with further study of the application of sustainable business-making processes, environmental best practices, and the synthesis of sustainability and compliance in every type of airport decision.

Who Should Attend

This professional certificate program is ideal for those who specialize in airport planning, those who manage a functional area within airport design or management, and anyone whose career necessitates an understanding of the design and development of airports, including:

  • Airport planners
  • State aviation planners
  • State Department of Transportation representatives and staff
  • Airport/Aviation directors
  • FAA Airports District Office directors and staff
  • Airport operations managers (including airside and landside development)
  • Airport planning consultants
  • National, regional and local agencies and associations directing and managing airport planning and design efforts
  • Air traffic controllers and management staff
  • Airline managers 

Course Objectives

After completing this course, you should be able to demonstrate a comprehensive and broad-based understanding of airport planning and design in the following areas:

  • Importance of sustainability
  • Best practices
  • Environmental regulations
  • Sustainability and environmental decisions at airports

Contact Us

Office of Professional Education, Worldwide Campus
1 Aerospace Boulevard
Daytona Beach, FL 32114-3900

About the Instructor

Patti Clark

Dr. Patti Clark

Assistant Professor
Worldwide Campus
College of Aeronautics

Dr. Clark has established herself as a leading researcher who focuses primarily on sustainability in the aviation industry and airport economic indicators.

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