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Cold Weather Operations (Standard 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 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 2021/2022 winter season. 

New for the 2021/22 season:

  • New Holdover Time (HOT) tables
  • Overview of ICAO Global Reporting Format
  • Improved detail around contaminants, METAR codes and more

This course satisfies American, Canadian, and European Regulations, and is compliant with Transport Canada CASS 724.115(6)(f,j), 724.115(18)(a-f), 724.115(26)(d), 724.115(26)(e)(i,ii), 724.115(33)(a-e), TP10643 and TP14052.

This course is also available via Adaptive Recurrent eLearning, which provides a more targeted online training experience. Learn more on the Adaptive Recurrent course page.

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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
  • 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
  • Obtain a FlightSafety Certificate of Completion
  • Accessible on all tablets
Additional Information
  • Target Audience: Pilots, maintenance technicians, and line personnel who need familiarity with winter operations.
  • Regulatory Requirements: Meets American, European and Canadian Requirements when approved by a POI, including Transport Canada CASS 724.115(6)(f,j), 724.115(18)(a-f), 724.115(26)(d), 724.115(26)(e)(i,ii), 724.115(33)(a-e), TP10643 and TP14052.
  • Minimum Duration: 2.5 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.