Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University–Worldwide has once again teamed with the International Air Transport Association (IATA) to offer aviation professionals a new online Aviation Management Certificate program. Students have one year to complete the six required courses, which are offered fully online and are self-paced. Enrollment is open and courses can be started anytime.
Designed for junior-level managers currently working in the aviation industry or professionals entering the industry and seeking a managerial role, the certificate’s curriculum addresses topics such as the overview and interdependence of the air transportation system and fundamental skills required of supervisors and/or managers.
Upon successful completion of the Certificate in Aviation Management, students are also awarded the Aviation Management Professional (AvMP) designation from IATA. Visit IATA’s website for more information.
Other courses offered in partnership by Embry-Riddle and IATA include:
Embry-Riddle and IATA offer students a four-course online supply chain management certificate. This is an open enrollment, self-study program. Designed for individuals currently working in the industry, the certificate’s coursework will address topics such as basic cargo procedures, loading, sourcing, procurement, packaging, distribution and customer service.
Upon successful completion of the four courses, students will receive a certificate of completion and are awarded the Air Cargo Professional (ACP) designation from IATA. Courses are offered fully online and are self-paced. Enrollment is open and courses can be started anytime. Visit IATA’s website for more information.
Through a series of four courses, participants will be introduced to administrative law and the role of the Federal Aviation Administration in the rule-making process. Students must complete the four courses in a three-year period to earn an Embry-Riddle-IATA Diploma in U.S. Aviation Law. Courses also be completed independently and all participants will receive an Embry-Riddle Certificate of Participation for each Embry-Riddle course as well as Continuing Education Units.
The Embry-Riddle Aviation Regulation seminar, beginning in March 2017 at the Daytona Beach Campus, has been submitted to the Florida Bar for consideration of General Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits. The Embry-Riddle-IATA short courses and Diploma are not eligible for academic credit toward a degree program. Visit IATA’s website for more information.
International Air Transport Association
IATA represents some 265 airlines comprising 83% of global air traffic. Its mission is to represent, lead and serve the airline industry. To learn more, visit the IATA website.
Professional Education Aviation Management Programs at Embry-Riddle
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University uniquely combines expertise and technology to address the most pressing challenges facing today’s aviation industry. The curriculum at Embry-Riddle covers the operation, marketing and management of modern aircraft and the systems that support them. With a team of leading industry experts and top academics, these short courses aim to provide the participants with global perspectives into the air transport industry, with an intensive summary of the current issues and key factors that influence success.
The staff at Embry-Riddle’s Professional Programs can also create specialized programs and customized education opportunities either on-campus or on-site. All courses can be completed independently or toward their respective certificate (where applicable). Learn more about all Embry-Riddle Professional Education Programs.
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, the world’s largest, fully accredited university specializing in aviation and aerospace, is a nonprofit, independent institution offering more than 80 baccalaureate, master’s and Ph.D. degree programs in its colleges of Arts & Sciences, Aviation, Business, Engineering and Security & Intelligence. Embry-Riddle educates students at residential campuses in Daytona Beach, Fla., and Prescott, Ariz., through the Worldwide Campus with more than 125 locations in the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East, and through online programs. The university is a major research center, seeking solutions to real-world problems in partnership with the aerospace industry, other universities and government agencies. For more information, visit erau.edu, follow us on Twitter (@EmbryRiddle) and facebook.com/EmbryRiddleUniversity, and find expert videos at YouTube.com/EmbryRiddleUniv.