Tractage aéronefs (avions, hélicoptères)

Aircraft pushback and towing operations (aeroplanes, helicopters)

Airport Safety

OBJECTIVES

Get familiar with:
- The regulatory procedures and rules-of-the-art applicable to aircraft pushback and towing operations
- The safety instructions related to towing operations
- The principles ruling application of the safety instructions related to aerodrome traffic
- Acquire the required skills to carry out aircraft pushback and towing operations.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

Personnel working for airlines or ground handling companies in charge of towing operations.




TRAINING METHODS

Theory

- Study cases based on real-life work experience

- Documentation provided to the participants

- For E-learning/Blended, consult our training policy



Practice

- Description and presentation of equipment and vehicles (tractors, bars…)

- Individual traffic demonstrations along pre-defined tracks

- Individual towing exercises over the manoeuvring area

- Skills assessment
Tractage aéronefs (avions, hélicoptères)



PROGRAMME

Theory:

- Aerodrome safety – General Background

- Applicable regulations

- General safety rules applicable over manoeuvring areas

- Technology of towing vehicles

- Traffic rules for ramp vehicles and equipment

- Safety rules to comply with during towing operations

- Required staff and equipment. Safe preparation, achievement and completion of towing operations. Actions to undertake in case of incidents

- Experience feedbacks

- Knowledge assessment



Practice (on site):

- Presentation of manoeuvring areas and associated aerodrome signs

- Description and presentation of equipment and vehicles (tractors, bars…)

- Towing operations: traffic demonstrations along pre-defined tracks and application of the theoretical knowledge

- Individual towing exercises over the parking area

- Skills assessment via the practical towing exercise




Compliant with the CQP (French professional qualification certificate) of FNAM (National Federation of commercial aviation).

Compliant with INRS recommendation R463.

RATES / AVAILABLE VERSIONS

versions: français     anglais     blended    
Initial training
Duration Face to Face: 21 h    Tarif HT: 1640 €
Duration Blended: 21 h       Rates VAT Excl.: 1140 €
Recurrent training
Duration Face to Face: 11 h     Rates VAT Excl.: 780 €
Duration Blended: 11 h        Rates VAT Excl.: 780 €