Aviation Operations Management (20998)

Aviation Operations Management (20998)

Copyright 2018

Virginia Assignment Code: 8730

Suggested Grade Level: 9, 10, 11

Duration: 36 weeks

Prerequisites: None


Course Description:

Students explore the aviation industry, acquiring skills in airport operations, air traffic control, and addressing airport-specific concerns. Operators handle time, tasks, and resources effectively while striving for increased safety, efficiency, and profitability. With special emphasis placed on real-world scenarios and problem-solving, students are taught to inspect airfields, handle airport emergencies, design an airport, and control the airport environment in the same way these issues are being addressed in the industry today. Contextual instruction and student participation in co-curricular career and technical student organization (CTSO) activities will develop leadership, interpersonal, and career skills. High-quality work-based learning (HQWBL) will provide experiential learning opportunities related to students' career goals and/or interests, integrated with instruction, and performed in partnership with local businesses and organizations.

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