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GCAA COVAL Certification Course for Instructors – Initial

GCAA COVAL Certification Course for Instructors – Initial

Price : 3,000.00 AED + 5% VAT

Duration: 3 Days

Start date: 23/01/2023

End date: 25/01/2023

Category: Dangerous Goods

Under the ICAO Dangerous Goods Competency Based Training and Assessment (CBTA) approach, instructors of initial and recurrent dangerous goods training must demonstrate or be assessed as competent in instruction and the function(s) that they will instruct prior to delivering such training.

All personnel delivering dangerous goods training in the UAE regardless of the function they are delivering the training for.

Prerequisites:

  1. For Instructors delivering dangerous goods training as defined in the Functions In Table (FIT);
  • FIT 4.1.A, 4.1.B, 4.1.C, 4.1.D, 4.1.E and the function of Load Control/Ground Dispatcher/Load Master in FIT 4.1.G which its training aspects are almost equivalent to/previously known as Categories 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8 must hold a current dangerous goods training certificate of “FIT 4.1.A” or “CAT-6”, or prove of delivering one CAT-6 training in the last 6 months as a minimum (official letter from the employer is acceptable), prior to the date of COVAL course they registered for (as applicable). Please share your current certificate or the letter from your employer by email to IACT@gcaa.gov.ae  

 

  • FIT 4.1.F, 4.1.G (except the function of Load Control/Ground Dispatcher/Load Master), 4.1.H, 4.1.I, 4.1.J and 4.1.K which its training aspects are equivalent to/previously known as Categories 9, 10, 11 and 12 must hold a current dangerous goods training certificate of “FIT 4.1.E” or “CAT-8”, as applicable. Please share your current certificate by email to IACT@gcaa.gov.ae  

 

2- Holds a current and relevant instructional skills certificate (such as Train the Trainer, Professional Skills for Dangerous Goods Training Instructor…etc.) issued by a training provider either accredited or recognized by GCAA. Please share your certificate by email to IACT@gcaa.gov.ae  

3- Attach their CV, to verify the minimum experience requirements as per Subsection 4.9.6 of Revision 1.4 of Civil Aviation Regulations “CAR Part VI. Please share your CV by email to IACT@gcaa.gov.ae  

4- Since the Dangerous Goods National Regulatory requirements is an integral part of COVAL, all participants are required to familiarize themselves with the Civil Aviation Regulations (CAR) PART VI – Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air at https://www.gcaa.gov.ae/en/epublication/civil-aviation-regulations

NOTE:

Kindly mention in the email subject the training name and date.

  • The GCAA initiative Dangerous Goods Competency Validation (COVAL) initial course, for dangerous goods training instructor aligns with the CBTA approach. GCAA is using COVAL as a tool/approach to assess and validate the Knowledge, Skills and Attitude for Dangerous Goods Training Instructors delivering dangerous goods training in the UAE, to ensure as much as practicable that they perform their job functions competently which will consequently assist trainees to receive quality dangerous goods training. In this course;

    1. Your Knowledge, Skills and Attitude will be assessed “daily” during the course of COVAL training through;
    1. your participation in the discussions, individual and group work exercises and;
    2. written assessment/exam.

     

    1. You will also learn about;
    1. the current dangerous goods key regulatory requirements in the UAE.
    2. the current challenges.
    3. the upcoming regulatory changes and;
    4. how to assess trainees during the course of the training.
AHMED WAGIH WAHBI

AHMED WAGIH WAHBI

Senior Specialist, Dangerous Goods - GCAA Auditor – ICAO USOAP CMA, OPS Chairman - ICAO DGP WG Annex 18

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Location
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Date and Time
23/01/2023 - 25/01/2023
08:00 AM - 02:00 PM

Languages
English

Include
COVAL Training

Certificate of Completion of COVAL - Initial. The certificate will specify the functions of which the instructor is approved/certified by GCAA to deliver the training for.

Description shall be shared by COC