GMRAA course

Airport Engineering Programmes

This includes standards for airfield pavement; airport lighting, marking, signs, and other visual aids; safety during construction; surveying and GIS data, ARFF, bird radar and foreign object detection systems, and more.

After completion of this programme, the participant will be able to maintain the Airfield Lighting Systems as per ICAO Standards.
  • An overview of airport electrical & mechanical installations and their maintenance
  • Visual nose-in docking guidance systems
  • Principles of airfield lighting systems & 4C formula
  • Visual lighting aids and their maintenance
  • PAPI checks & maintenance procedures
  • Minimum serviceability requirements and monitoring
  • Photometry checks
  • Flight calibration requirements for visual lighting aids
  • Isolating transformers & their maintenance
  • CCR maintenance
  • Apron floodlighting & its maintenance
  • Power supply & secondary supply requirements
  • Use of computers in maintenance function
  • Preventive maintenance strategies
  • Energy conservation & energy audit
  • Spares management and inventory optimisation
  • LED technology in AGL system
  • Classroom Training
  • Case Studies
  • Video Clips & Airside Visit
  • Airport Electrical Engineers
  • Airfield Lighting Maintenance Contractors & Supervisors
  • Airside Safety Employees
  • Safety Compliance Employees
  • 2 Weeks