Safety Management Systems- Fundamentals

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Safety Management Systems- Fundamentals

  • Live Virtual Training 

  • 1 Day- 2 Hours

Course Overview

This course has been designed to provide entrants to the aviation industry, including service providers, and airline frontline personnel, with an overview and understanding of the key principles and concepts associated with Safety Management Systems (SMS). As an outcome of this training, learners will acquire the necessary knowledge, skill and attitudes to support their organization’s SMS and increase aviation safety.


Learning Outcomes 

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

  • Describe the Regulatory Framework and industry best practices relevant to Safety

  • Summarize the fundamental elements of a safety management system

  • Explain the organizational nature of accidents and incidents

  • Summarize the 4 components of an SMS

  • Relate the 4 components and 12 elements of a SMS



  • Newly hired airline staff

  • Airline frontline personnel and support staff


Course Duration 

  • 3 Days

Delivery Method 

  • Live Virtual Training on Zoom


Course Topics

  • Regulatory requirements and Industry best practices in SMS

  • Organizational accidents and incidents models

  • Safety policy and objectives

  • Safety risk management

  • Safety assurance

  • Safety promotion and training


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

1495 AED

What Our Students Say

Maitha Al Mazroui, Chemical Engineer

informative course and excellent conductors. I received great material to go over later.

Meera Al Shamsi, Chemical Engineer

I took a virtual program from Al Danah institute and the course was wonderful and straightforward. Highly recommend it for engineering graduates.

Amal Al Hosani, Environmental Science Graduate

Classes were light and they went fast. My instructor Jamal delivered the information in a simple yet efficient way and he was very kind.Moreover, management team were asking about my feedback regularly and they were very thoughtful.