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Cold Weather Operations 2017/18 (eLearning)
Description

Cold weather hazards are the primary meteorological cause of aviation incidents and accidents worldwide. Learn how to keep your aircraft, crew and passengers safe with FlightSafety's entirely new and restructured winter operations course. This is the most comprehensive online training course on cold weather hazards for flight department personnel and includes new information for the 2017/2018 winter season. The new Cold Weather Operations eLearning course features optional test-out functionality, allowing you to skip the lessons where you are most knowledgeable.

New for the 2017/18 season:

  • Deicing and anti-Icing Fluid Compatability
  • Using eHOTs to determine holdover times
  • Updated list of approved anti-icing and deicing fluids
  • Updated HOT charts
  • Non-Glycol Deicing fluids containing alkali organic salts (AOS) and how they reduce holdover times
  • Access to 15+ helpful Cold Weather Operations documents

This course is accessible on PC, Mac, or any tablet.

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Course Objectives

Cold Weather Operations provides flight department personnel with knowledge of the concepts, procedures, and guidelines that govern safe operations within a cold weather environment. It includes summaries of aviation accidents attributed to inadequate pre-takeoff inspections, inadequate de-icing and anti-icing procedures, and insufficient awareness of in-flight icing hazards. Cold Weather Operations covers the following topics:

  • Atmospheric conditions associated with Icing
  • Icing effects
  • Icing Operations
  • Ground Icing and In-Flight Icing
  • Operational Recommendations
  • Aircraft Control Hazards
  • Cold Temperature Altitude Corrections/Restricted Airports
  • Handling and Braking Performance on Contaminated Surfaces
  • Human Factors/CRM elements as required
  • Examination
Features &
Benefits
  • Learn how to operate safely in cold weather conditions
  • Challenge your winter operations knowledge and save valuable time by testing out of lessons where you are most knowledgeable
  • Employs an operationally-oriented approach that reflects FlightSafety's experience with winter training operations
  • Interactive, engaging, self-paced course
  • Available anytime and anywhere via the internet
  • Resource documents available for download
  • Course provides extra features such as a search engine, glossary, bookmarks, notepad and more
  • Obtain a FlightSafety Certificate of Completion
  • Accessible on all tablets
Additional Information
  • Price: $320 USD/person
  • Target Audience: Pilots, flight attendants, maintenance technicians, and line personnel who need familiarity with winter operations
  • Regulatory Requirements: Meets American, European and Canadian Requirements when approved by a POI
  • Duration: 2.0 hours
  • Course Access:You will have access to this course for 365 days.
  • Delivery: 100% web-delivered and self-paced.
  • Credit: Once you have completed the course and successfully passed the test, you are awarded a FlightSafety International certificate of completion. If you are an existing FlightSafety customer, you can also pick up your record of training in myFlightSafety.