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Human Factors in Aviation AVAO 2222

Airport Operations Course

Course details

The focus of the course is to develop an understanding of human factors and its impact on decision making, critical thinking, task performance, accident prevention and safety management in an airport operation environment.


  • No prerequisites are required for this course.



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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Discuss the impact Human Factors have on the safe and proper use of ground equipment at airports.
  • Assess work-related situations using human factors fundamentals.
  • Recognize relationship of the "dirty dozen" to safety in an airport.
  • Create safety nets that reduce human error and relate them to the "dirty dozen".

Effective as of Winter 2010

Related Programs

Human Factors in Aviation (AVAO 2222) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Transportation

  1. Airport Operations
    Associate Certificate Part-time


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