Fatigue Management Fundamentals 

Cargo Airplane

Fatigue Management Fundamentals 

  • Live Virtual Training 

  • 1 Day- 2 Hours

Course Overview

Fatigue degrades various types of human performance and is inevitable in a 24/7 industry like aviation. It is a very real hazard that is a prime causal factor in many accidents and is associated with many functions of operations. Regulators therefore require that fatigue be included in safety analysis. Consequently, more and more airlines and service providers are actively managing fatigue.


Learning Outcomes 

Upon a successful completion of the course, participants will be able to: 

  • Summarize the scientific principles of fatigue and their influences on flight safety

  • Recognize the impact of fatigue  on operations

  • Describe the advantages and disadvantages of the various approaches to fatigue management

  • Define the operational and organizational part of the Fatigue Risk Management Systems (FRMS) concept



  • Crew resource management and human factors staff

  • Safety department staff

  • Pilots, cabin crew managers and instructors

  • Ground staff, crew planning, shift workers (maintenance, ramp agents, etc.)

  • Aeronautical systems technicians, engineers, etc.

  • Staff from ANSP’s working in safety related roles


Course Duration 

  • 1 Day 

  • 2 Hours

Delivery Method 

  • Live Virtual Training on Zoom


Course Topics

  • The role of fatigue in accidents

  • Sleep science

  • The influence of Rapid Eye Movement (REM) and non-REM sleep on flight operations

  • Fatigue Risk Management


Course Prerequisite 

  • There is no course prerequisite 

  • Entry- Level 


Course Certification 

  • Upon a successful completion of the training, participants receive Safety Management Systems Certificate from Al Danah Institute for Environmental Health and Safety 

Additional Information

  • The presented course, materials, and workshop (if any) can be conducted in English or Arabic based on the participants’ desires.

  • Closing of registration is 2 days prior to the course date.

  • Course fees cover course registration, course materials and course certificate. 

  • In-House training for this course is available upon request and can be customized as per client’s needs.

  • Al Danah Institute can assist and provide corporate rates for the hotel accommodation if required.

  • There is 15% discount for a group of participants, 5 participants and above.


Course Accreditation


This course is accredited locally- UAE  by ACTVET-Abu Dhabi Centre for Technical and Vocational Education and Training. 

Course Fees

650 AED

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