Management of Airfield Maintenance

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The Management of Airfield Maintenance course highlights the importance of airfield maintenance in ensuring safe and efficient airport operations.

The course highlights the benefits of effectively maintaining airfield assets and explores key considerations when planning and executing airfield maintenance works.

The course can be taken as part of the Certificate in Airfield Maintenance for those wishing to gain a more complete understanding of airfield maintenance, including best practices for the maintenance of airfield pavements, markings, and electrical systems and NAVAIDs, as well as general airfield maintenance, including snow removal, night maintenance, drainage facility maintenance, and grass maintenance.

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this course participants will be able to:

  • Understand the importance of well-planned and executed airfield maintenance.
  • Describe the different types of maintenance performed on airfield infrastructure and assets.
  • Describe the key elements of asset management.
  • Describe the major activities involved in coordinating maintenance activities, including stakeholder management, the issuance of NOTAMs, handover and takeover processes, and ensuring adherence to key safety precautions.
  • Better plan training content for airfield maintenance management and personnel.

Who Should Enrol?

  • Airport operations staff and managers who are responsible for planning and implementing airfield maintenance programs.
  • Anyone interested in furthering their knowledge of airfield maintenance best practices.

Course Content

This course covers the following topics:

  1. Introduction to Airfield Maintenance
    • The importance of timely and well-coordinated airfield maintenance.
    • The major types of airfield maintenance and key considerations for each.
  2. Asset Management
    • The asset management cycle.
    • Key elements of an Asset Management Plan.
    • Effective management of airfield drawings.
  3. Coordination Procedures for Maintenance Activities
    • Effective coordination of maintenance activities.
    • The importance of stakeholder engagement.
    • Issuing NOTAMs relating to maintenance works.
    • Managing maintenance involving construction.
    • Safety precautions to follow when undertaking maintenance works.
  4. Airfield Maintenance Training
    • Recommendations for training content and delivery.
    • Developing training plans.
    • Requirements for recurrent / refresher training.


This course includes an integrated online assessment.

Candidates must successfully complete the assessment to receive a Certificate of Completion.

Course info

  • Duration: 1.5 Hours
  • Language: English
  • Level: Short Course
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$195.00 USD