SMS Performance Auditing for Industry & Regulators ICAO Annex 19 and EASA Part OPS – 2 Days


A State‘s acceptable level of safety performance (ALoSP) also expresses the minimum safety objectives acceptable to the oversight authority to be achieved by the aggregate service providers under its authority.
This 2 day training considers the methods of auditing the effectiveness of the industry performance based SMS systems, considering the differences in delivering compliance driven Quality Assurance audits and Safety Assurance performance audits.

Detailed Content / Topics – The following Subjects will be addressed

-Definitions and Abbreviations
-Review of Regulatory Obligations
-How we Measure and Categorize Risk
-Considering Aviation Safety System Performance Indicators
-SMS Performance Auditing Objectives
-The Difference between Compliance and Performance
-The Difference between Quality Assurance and Safety Assurance
-Audit Processes How to be Effective
-Delivering Performance Audits
-Practical Safety Auditing Techniques
-Auditing the Organizations Communication Tools
-Identifying Safety Hazards & Auditing the Process
-Practical Understanding of the Role of Root Cause
-Identification of Root Cause
-Managing Root Cause Processes including Analysis
-Aviation SMS Consider the “Why” Together with The Organisational Factors Involved
-The Role of Checklists
-Reviewing Safety Policies and Objectives within an Evidence Based Environment
-How to Evaluate the Organization Data Capture and Data Analysis Processes
-The Responsibility of the Business Area Owner to Consider Mitigation Proposals and to take the Appropriate Actions

Target Groups

This course is beneficial for Regulators, members of Government Bodies and other interested parties and stake holders who require to have a deep understanding of the methods of Implementing and managing a State Safety Program.


Previous SMS experience or training is desirable but not essential.

Learning Objectives

To consider the general differences between Quality and Safety Auditing.
To focus on the most effective processes for Measuring Performance Audits.
To ensure all the fundamental elements are included and we considers effective ways of using Performance audits and Safety Audits.


2 days – Start at 09.00 and finish at 17.00, with appropriate refreshment breaks.

To register for this training, please email or Call +359 28210806

Discount Program

Multi Delegate Discount
· For 2 Delegates (or 1 Delegate attending 2 Trainings) we offer 15% Discount for each Delegate
· For 3 Delegates (or 1 Delegate attending 3 Trainings) we offer 25% Discount for each Delegate
· For 4 Delegates we offer 4 for the price of 3 special offer.

Early Bird Discount
· For 1 person – 15 %
· For 2 persons, we will add additional 5 %
· For 3 persons, we will add also additional 5 %

The Early Bird Discount Program is applicable for bookings taken and payment received more than 4 weeks before commencement of the training!

You can combine the Multi Delegate and Early Bird discount programs, and to receive up to 30 % discount for all required trainings!

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