ICAO Safety Management for Practitioners (SMxP)

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ICAO Safety Management for Practitioners (SMxP)

Who should attend

Personnel working in airline operator, approved maintenance organisation, design / manufacturing organisation, aerodrome operator, air traffic services provider, aviation training organisation or other related organisation that involved SMS activities

ICAO1410 MATF Approved Course
20/03/2023 – 24/03/2023 (5 days)
27/03/2023 – 31/03/2023 (5 days)
USD 1,800 HKIAA and ICAO
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ICAO Safety Management for Practitioners (SMxP)

This five-day ICAO course provides participants practical knowledge of risk management and safety assurance. It aims to provide qualified Safety Management System (SMS) staff with a comprehensive application of operational safety management processes and practical examples on the use of IT tools (Bowtie XP), to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of safety management activities.


Topics covered :

  • Identify hazards following a systematic and consistent approach
  • Mitigate safety risks following a systematic and consistent approach
  • Manage changes to the system in a safe manner
  • Assess safety reports through a safety screening and internal investigation
  • Prepare a safety audit/survey for assessing performance of the process
  • Design a safety performance monitoring scheme


MATF-approved Programme

Eligible applicants may apply for refund of 80% of fees after completing this approved course, subject to a maximum of HKD30,000, under the Professional Training and Examination Refund Scheme (ProTERS) of Maritime and Aviation Training Fund (MATF).  For details, please refer to the MATF session or http://www.matf.gov.hk 


  • Prior to the enrolment of this course, applicants are required to complete the Safety Management Online Course.