To train highly qualified personnel who will meet the international Airport standards and regulations for the growing Freight and Forwarding Industry as well as the Airline industry. This is to ensure efficiency safety and security of the airport and cargo transportation as per the Requirements of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and the International Air Transport Association (IATA).
Students pursuing International Air Cargo Management will be required to attend an industrial attachment for a period of 3 months at the end of the course.
International Airport Operations
Understanding the airport & its challenges.
The future of airports.
Principles of navigation.
Meteorology & radio telephony.
Weight and balance and air law.
International Cargo Introductory
The air cargo agency industry regulations.
Air cargo acceptance & handling facilities.
The aircraft loading principle and booking procedures.
Air cargo rates and charges.
International Dangerous Goods Regulations
Applicability and limitations of dangerous goods regulations.
Classifications and identification of dangerous goods.
Marking, labeling & packing of dangerous goods.
Shipping of radioactive material.
Ground Operations Management
Roles and duties of a station manager.
Airline/ airport security.
Baggage handling management
International Airline Marketing
Market segmentation & research.
Aircraft operating costs and profitability.
The promotional mix.
Distributing and marketing planning.
Marketing effectiveness audit.
Other Subjects For All The Levels
Computer application packages.
Two foreign languages.
Airline cargo agents
General cargo reservation and acceptance staff
Clearing and forwarding officers of shipping companies
Air traffic control officers
Ground handling officers
Airline marketing officers