Nominated Postholder Course


Nominated Postholder Course


This is an industry specific three-day program, specifically designed for nominated postholders – Flight and Ground Operations, Training, Airworthiness and Maintenance Manager.

This course enables companies to comply with INAC’s Postholder training requirements, defined in Regulation 831/2010 of 8th November.

This course aims to provide training in Management approaches and techniques to facilitate a fully effective exercise of postholders and supporting the achievement of operational and business objectives in aviation management.


Theoretical Instruction – 21h – 03 days


  • Human Factors in Aviation
  • General instruction on CRM principles and objectives
  • Human performance and limitations
  • Human error and reliability, error chain, error prevention and detection.
  • Company safety culture, SOPs organizational factors
  • Stress and Stress Management Fatigue and Vigilance
  • Information acquisition and processing, situation awareness, workload management
  • Decision making
  • Communication
  • Leadership, team behavior and synergy
  • International Legislation EASA/ ICAO / IATA /ECAC
  • National Legislation
  • AOC Holders Operations Specifications
  • AOC Holders – OM or MMM where applicable
  • Regulation for civil infractions
  • Regulation on Postholders
  • Manuals to be approved to obtain AOC
  • Transport of Dangerous Goods regulation
  • Security regulation
  • Other regulation involved in commercial operations
  • Business continuity planning
  • Audit management
  • ISO 9000
  • Safety & Compliance Management System
  • AOC Management
  • Business Environment and Market Background
  • Interdepartment interface
  • Staff evaluation
  • Case Studies


To be or be candidate to a Postholder of an Air Operator.


  • Course Manual
  • Case Studies