Rights and Responsibilities of a Flight Captain

Know about laws and regulations on board

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Rights and Responsibilities of a Flight Captain

Know about laws and regulations on board

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During this training course you will learn about the basic legal structure of a law system, especially Airlaw regulations (EU-OPS, EASA-OPS and - optional - the German LuftBO), the legal authority & responsibility of the pilot in command (PIC) on board of an aircraft, his or her nautical authority & responsibility and about liability issues for the pilot him- or herself as well as for the Organization he or she is flying for. Thus, at the end of the course you will be familiar with the applicable regulations, how Airlines implement those regulations in order to be compliant and to fulfill their duty to maintain safety as well as the PIC’s position within Airline Management Systems. This training will be highly interactive. You discuss case studies and work on other exercises. The participants will also share some of their flying experiences and we will be able to discuss the practical issues with a legal perspective. 

Objectives
  • Understand legal basics
  • Raise awareness for finding of jurisdiction
  • Rehearse EU OPS
  • Gain knowledge about nautical forces
  • Understand changes due to EASA OPS
  • Learn about legal methods and gain decision support
  • Rehearse OM-A
  • Learn how to clarify OM-A facts into the legal system
Target Group

This training has been designed for pilots, who are in the process of being upgraded to a Captain as well as for all other pilots’ whether for refreshment of their legal knowledge or for further useful legal information. Moreover, this training may also be useful for responsible Managers in Flight OPS or Flight Training Department.

Prerequisites

None.

Certification

After successfully passing a written exam the participants will receive a certificate on the last day of the course.

 

 

Course language : English, German
2 days
No dates available

For more information and booking please get in touch at contact@AQS.email