NTSB Training Course:  Survival Factors in Aviation Accidents (AS302) 






Survival Factors in Aviation Accidents (AS302)


This intensive, hands-on, three-day course held at the NTSB Training Center in Ashburn, Virginia on June 2-5, 2015 will cover a wide range of aircraft occupant survivability issues, including case studies highlighting key components of accident survivability, cabin safety and emergency equipment. The material will be presented in seminar and workshop format by staff from NTSB, NASA-Langley Research Center, and the FAA Civil Aerospace Medical Institute.


Upon completion of this course the participant will:

  • Discuss factors affecting occupant survivability
  • Effectively represent an organization as a member of an NTSB Survival Factors Group
  • Describe the importance of flight attendant emergency procedures training and airport emergency response plans
  • Document survival factors data in an aviation accident or incident
  • Conduct interviews of accident survivors in a sensitive and thorough manner
  • Acquire updated information on NASA and FAA crashworthiness programs

Tuition is $1,198 for payment received by April 7, 2015 and $1,298 for payment received between April 8, 2015 to May 7, 2015


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