MGM-2100 Aviation Law and Risk Management

Quick Facts


Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Course is Part of this Program
Aviation Risk Management

Course Length
5 weeks

Course Dates & Locations
Online beginning: April 25, 2019 
June 1, 2019 
September 1, 2019 
November 1 2019 
January 1, 2020 
March 1, 2020 
May 1, 2020

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

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Basic legal principles as they relate to the aviation industry, various frameworks of law, principles of civil liability and contract law, principles of business organization, alternative dispute resolution and legal issues related to the implementation of a safety management system are covered in this course. These topics assist in understanding the mitigation or elimination of exposure due to unforeseen or otherwise unknown risk and to navigate the legal system when necessary. This course can be taken independently or toward satisfaction of the requirements for the Aviation Risk Management Certificate.

Who Should Attend

Because risk affects every individual and department, professionals working in various capacities across the aviation industry can benefit from this knowledge, including:

  • Airport Managers
  • Insurance Professionals
  • Pilots
  • Airport Risk Managers
  • Consultants
  • Aviation Manufacturers & Suppliers
  • Government Entities
  • Attorneys
  • Safety Professionals
  • Project Managers
  • Finance Professionals

Course Objectives

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

  • Regulatory agencies and the judicial system 
  • Torts and contract law 
  • Forms of business 
  • Corporate protections
  • Corporate decision making 
  • Employees vs. contractors 
  • Alternative dispute resolution 
  • Safety management systems and legal considerations

Contact Us

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

This course is asynchronous and instructor facilitated. You will not be required to log in at the same time as your instructor, but you will have assignments due each week. You can log in at any time to complete course assignments.