Aviation Safety Management Risk and Regulation MSc

Cranfield University, in partnership with CAA International, offers this new course to provide a spectrum of technical knowledge in the context of safety, risk and regulation in aviation. This is a vital background that staff at many levels in today’s aerospace industry must possess. Professionals working in aerospace and commercial air transport industries need to possess detailed knowledge of existing and emerging safety issues facing the industry during design, production, operation, and maintenance of products and systems. The course aims to provide a globally unique offering that relates to the regulatory background of all aspects of safety in the design, production, operations, and maintenance in aviation. It also promotes safety management in a performance-based environment where risk-based oversight is practised by regulatory authorities within the UK and worldwide.

Course syllabus:

  1. Advanced Safety and Risk Management

  2. Aviation Legislation & Regulatory Approach

  3. Aircraft Accident Investigation and Response

  4. Responding to Risk in Sociotechnical System