ICAO Asia and Pacific COSCAPs Programme will provide a five day State Safety Programme (SSP) Implementation Course in Bangkok, Thailand. This program will be delivered by Mr. Teo Gim Thong, Principal Training Specialist (Safety Management) - Singapore Aviation Academy, Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore. The program will be conducted at ICAO Asia and Pacific conference facility, Bangkok, Thailand with generous support from AIRBUS and BOEING. The objectives of the SSP Implementation Course are to develop participants' knowledge on the Standards and Recommended Practices (SARPs) related to the SSP, the SSP framework and its components, and related guidance material. The target audience for this training course are representatives from civil aviation authorities with responsibilities regarding the implementation of SSP, and the implementation and/or oversight of safety management systems, in the areas of training organizations, aircraft operations, maintenance and airworthiness of aircraft, aircraft design and manufacture, air traffic services, and aerodrome operations. The maximum class size for this course is restricted to about 35 participants in order to facilitate group exercises. I would encourage you to take advantage of this opportunity for your Inspectors and trainers to attend this course.
Monday, November 7, 2016 to Friday, November 11, 2016
The meeting of the 9th APRAST is schduled to be held in the ICAO Bangkok Regional Office from October 31, 2016 to November 4, 2016. Please refer to the following link for additional meeting details: http://www2010.icao.int/APAC/Meetings/Pages/2016-APRAST9.aspx
Monday, October 31, 2016 to Friday, November 4, 2016
The 20th NARAST meeting will take place 21 – 22 September 2016 in the ICAO Regional Sub-Office Beijing, China. In accordance with the direction of the 16th COSCAP-NA Steering Committee Meeting, NARAST meetings will no longer be held in conjunction with the APRAST meetings. NARAST meetings will now occur in advance of the APRAST meeting in order to better prepare for our participation in APRAST.
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 to Thursday, September 22, 2016