Category: Blog

Tackle your labour and skills shortages with us!

This week we met several industry players in Japan and Korea and wanted to share these news items with you, too. According to industry studies and interviews, airlines, ground handling agents and forwarding agents have three major challenges globally: The labour shortage The skills shortage Too many incidents These key findings are also valid in […]

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ULD eLearning to enhance safety

Just like any other aircraft component, Unit Load Devices (ULD’s) are regulated to ensure flight safety under all circumstances. These rules are defined by governing bodies such as ICAO and IATA and put into national legislation by each national Civil Aviation Authority (CAA). Operational personnel must be trained Operational personnel directly involved in ULD operations […]

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Have your staff completed Human Factors Training? What about your subcontractors?

Human factors is about understanding our behaviour and factors that are critical to our performance. People play a central role in airport operations as 80% of apron accidents and incidents involve some type of human error or violation of company policies, processes, or procedures. Aviation standards set responsibilities to airlines, airport operators and ground handling […]

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Unlimited seats in our virtual classrooms!

Our online training courses are available for an unlimited number of students 24/7. Courses can be studied whenever, at the most suitable time, unlike physical classroom courses, which are scheduled to suit the training provider’s and instructor’s needs. We offer flexible and compliant training solutions for increasing training needs of global ground handling and aviation […]

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Special offer for our Information Security online course

According to studies, employees often do not see themselves as part of their company’s information security efforts and therefore take actions that ignore their company’s security interests. Employee behaviour plays a central role in information security in organisations and security culture continuously needs to be improved. Our Information Security online eLearning training course is designed […]

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Critical Human Factors at work

Human factors is about understanding our behaviour and factors that are critical to our performance. People play a central role in airport operations as 80% of apron accidents and incidents involve some type of human error or violation of company policies, processes, or procedures. Our Human Factors online eLearning training course is designed for personnel […]

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Inspiring innovations

We had a great discussion yesterday, during our morning coffee break, about innovations and how they become part of peoples’ daily life wherever they live. Many of these interesting inventions did not sound too realistic and doable when launched, but after a while it’s hard to think of life without them. I want to share the […]

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IATA’s latest study: More aviation training is needed

IATA published the results of a global survey highlighting key challenges in talent acquisition, training and retention. According to respondents, 73% expect the major areas of job growth to be in ground operations, customer service and cabin crew. They also reported that finding new talent is a challenge due to the lack of candidates with […]

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The Next Generation Training Initiative launched

AirportCollege.com has launched the Next Generation Training Development Initiative which combines several research and development projects under one umbrella. These projects explore current and emerging learning technologies with the objective to identify solutions that will become part of our future training portfolio. In the coming weeks I will share some examples of these ambitious projects. […]

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Buy your online course today!

Today, anyone who works in airport operations or logistics must be trained according to their job function. This includes initial training to acquire the level of competency required and regular, recurrent trainings to maintain and update them. Ever increasing training needs and global competition create the demand for more cost-efficient training solutions. AirportCollege.com online courses […]

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