MGM-2000 Safety Management Systems

Quick Facts


Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Course is Part of this Program
Aviation Risk Management Certificate

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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Aspects of Safety Management Systems (SMS) for aviation flight and ground safety are covered in this course, and students are familiarized with the components, pillars, roles and responsibilities of SMS. The course also provides an overview of safety within an organization, as well as investigations and human factors as they relate to aviation safety. This course may 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:

  • Fundamentals of safety
  • Human Factors and safety
  • Culture and safety
  • Safety investigations
  • Safety management systems and airports
  • Overview of the FAA Final Rule

Contact Us

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

About the Instructor

Phillip T. Gibson

Phillip T. Gibson

Gibson is highly accomplished aviation professional with extensive experience in financial, operations, safety and regulatory compliance. He currently holds the title of Director of Operations for D & D Aviation SevenJet/C & L Aviation.

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