Airfield Lighting Essentials

Airfield Lighting Essentials

This course will equip participants with a basic understanding of Airfield Lighting (AFL) systems and is intended as an introduction for people working on airports who have not received specialist training on AFLs and/or as a refresher for those who already have experience.

Overview

Where and when: Online when convenient for you

Expected time to complete course: Three (3) hours

Enrolment fee: AAA Members $330       Non–Members $660

Prices are GST inclusive

Enrolment valid for: Two (2) months from time of first logon

Recognition: Certificate of Completion

Target Audience

Those working on airports who have not received specialist training on AFLs and/or as a refresher for those who already have experience working with AFL systems. This course is to be regarded as an introductory awareness course.

Topics

The Australian Airports Association Airfield Lighting course covers the following topics:

  • Background to Airfield Lighting, and Illumination Theory
  • Circuits, Transformers, Cables and Connections, Control and Monitoring Systems, and AFRU
  • Taxiway, Runway, and Approach Lighting
  • MAGs, Mountings, Beacons and Obstacles, and Portable Lights
  • Service, Record Keeping, Safety, and Best Practices

Enquiries

Contact AAA Education – education@airports.asn.au

Airfield Lighting Essentials Course Features

Interactive screens

Interactive screens that open additional levels of knowledge and background information

Full audio

All screens include audio which the student can listen to or mute as required

Video demonstration

A range of video demonstrations to reinforce teaching points that enable a visualisation of the process

Study when you want

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