FOA (Fundamentals of Aviation)

Course Overview

Course Duration: 4 Hours

Course Price: R1800

This course has been developed to provide insight into the Aviation Industry for newcomers and as an induction program for those starting with an air Operator. It will provide learners with a broad understanding of many aspects of the aviation industry, and specifically aims to increase the knowledge of aircraft, Airspaces, Airports and Flight rules, to bridge the knowledge gap between flight crew and ground crews, in every aspect of an Air Operation or Airport facility.

The program includes Aerodynamic, Airspaces and ATC, Aircraft Familiarization, Meteorology and Met Reports, factors affecting the success of an Air Service and more. It will provide learners with an understanding of air law and aircraft maintenance.

All personnel working in aviation should have some understanding of these aspects, so as to better understand their responsibilities and roles in the success of the company they work for, some of the key issues facing the senior and middle management or decision makers and also to be more active in the safety aspects of this high-risk environment.

This training program / Induction course will provide all Aviation personnel with a thorough understanding of the industry, opportunities, safety concerns, hazards, success factors and many more vital components.

Target Learners

This course is applicable to:

  • Aviation personnel undergoing Induction/ Onboarding
  • Personnel working for an Air Operator not formally trained in Aviation (e.g., Accountants)
  • Anybody looking to know more about work opportunities in the Aviation industry.
Delivery Methods

Booking Inquiry

Thank you for choosing Cranfield Aviation for your aviation training needs. To complete your course booking, please fill out the form provided with your preferred date. Once submitted, our team will reach out to you to confirm your booking for the closest available date and provide further information. We look forward to welcoming you to Cranfield.

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Contact us with any enquiry you may have. For your convenience you can send an online enquiry, email or phone us.

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Cancellation Policy

Course bookings may be cancelled up to the day prior to the course date.  It can be done via WhatsApp or email, or telephonically.  We do not charge a cancellation fee, as we understand rosters change last minute and flight delays etc.  We just ask you to please, let us know. 

Code of Conduct

Timely arrival for the training is requested. Please note that the courses have an Aviation Authority-specified minimum number of training hours, so starting on time is imperative.

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Accreditations

SACAA, CAAB (Botswana), Mozambique, Namibia, DRC, Zimbabwe, Angola, Zambia.

Address

90 Fourth Road
Chartwell, Fourways
Johannesburg, South Africa

GET IN TOUCH

Contact us with any enquiry you may have. For your convenience you can send an online enquiry, email or phone us.

Learn Online

Cranfield also offers a range of online e-learning courses. Click here to access our online aviation training courses.

View Here

Cancellation Policy

Course bookings may be cancelled up to the day prior to the course date.  It can be done via WhatsApp or email, or telephonically.  We do not charge a cancellation fee, as we understand rosters change last minute and flight delays etc.  We just ask you to please, let us know. 

Code of Conduct

Timely arrival for the training is requested. Please note that the courses have an Aviation Authority-specified minimum number of training hours, so starting on time is imperative. 

Read Full Policy Here

Accreditations

SACAA Approval, CAAB (Botswana) Approval, Mozambique, Namibia, DRC, Zimbabwe Approval, Angolan Approval, Zambian Approval.

Address

90 Fourth Road
Chartwell, Fourways
Johannesburg, South Africa

GET IN TOUCH

Contact us with any enquiry you may have. For your convenience you can send an online enquiry, email or phone us.

Learn Online

Cranfield also offers a range of online e-learning courses. Click here to access our online aviation training courses.

View Here

Cancellation Policy

Course bookings may be cancelled up to the day prior to the course date.  It can be done via WhatsApp or email, or telephonically.  We do not charge a cancellation fee, as we understand rosters change last minute and flight delays etc.  We just ask you to please, let us know. 

Code of Conduct

Timely arrival for the training is requested. Please note that the courses have an Aviation Authority-specified minimum number of training hours, so starting on time is imperative. The use of cell phones during training is frowned upon (discouraged).  If you are ‘on call’,  please put your phone on ‘silent’ on your desk and leave the room to take the call.  Courses held at Cranfield are all interactive and your instructor will encourage participation, where appropriate. We provide a light lunch between courses which is included in the price, is not compulsory and you are welcome to bring your own if you have dietary challenges (preferences). We have delegates from all over our continent with different beliefs, dress codes, and everyone is very welcome.

Accreditations

SACAA Approval, CAAB (Botswana) Approval, Mozambique, Namibia, DRC, Zimbabwe Approval, Angolan Approval, Zambian Approval.