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TCAS/ACAS (eLearning)

FlightSafety's eLearning TCAS/ACAS course provides flight department personnel with a comprehensive description of the Traffic Alert and Collision Avoidance Systems and Airborne Collision Avoidance Systems and the various features these systems incorporate to alert flight crews to possible conflicts with other traffic. This course covers Version 6.04, Version 7.0 and Version 7.1 software.

Note: This course is included with Full Service agreements.

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Course Objectives

FlightSafety’s TCAS/ACAS course will help you understand the purpose, function, and importance surrounding the need for TCAS/ACAS in your aircraft. The course covers the following topics:

  • TCAS/ACAS Fundamentals
  • Theory of Operation/General Concept of TCAS Operation
  • System Operation
  • Advisory Thresholds
  • TCAS/ACAS Limitations/TCAS General Limitation
  • TCAS/ACAS Inhibits
  • Operating Procedures
  • Use of Controls
  • Display Interpretation
  • Use of TA Only mode
  • Crew Coordination/Pilot Response/TA Responses/RA Responses
  • Reporting Requirements/TCAS Event Reporting
  • Expected Flight Crew Response and Level of Protection Provided by TCAS
  • ATC Communication and Coordination
  • TCAS Equipment Components Controls, Displays, Audio Alerts, and Annunciations
  • Interfaces and Compatibility with Other Aircraft Systems
  • MEL Provisions
  • Reporting TCAS Malfunctions
  • CRM elements as required
  • Examination
Features &
  • This course will answer questions such as:
    • What is TCAS/ACAS?
    • Why do you need it?
    • How does it work?
    • What components are needed to keep it functional?
    • What are the different types of TCAS/ACAS?
    • How should you respond to a TCAS/ACAS advisory?
  • Interactive, engaging, and self-paced
  • Available anytime and anywhere via the internet
  • Resource documents available for download
  • Many user friendly enhancements including a search engine, glossary, bookmarks, notepad and more
  • Obtain a FlightSafety Certificate of Completion
  • Available on Apple iPad
Additional Information
  • This course is included with Full Service agreements.
  • TCAS can be purchased on its own or as part of the Enrichment Library or the IS-BAO/Safety Library
  • Target Audience: Flight crew members, department managers, and flight dispatchers
  • Regulatory Requirements: When approved by a POI, it will satisfy American, European, Canadian, and Australian Requirements
  • Minimum Duration: 2.5 hours
  • Course Access:You will have access to this course for one full year.
  • 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.