Load Distribution & Restraint for Aircraft
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Duration: 4 – 6 hours (dependent on experience)
This course is designed to meet the requirements of IATA for the loading of Aircraft Unit Load Devices. This course is IATA Approved.
This course is suitable for any person who loads unit load devices on behalf of, or as an IATA Cargo Agent, Cargo Terminal Operator or Airline Staff.
The Load Distribution & Restraint for Aircraft course provides students with a broad overview of what is required to safely secure cargo to transport by air.
Topics covered in this course include:
General Information and Regulations. The role of the Freight Forwarder. The link between Road and Air. The role of the Airline.
- LOAD CONTROL
General. Aircraft Centre of Gravity. Restraining the load. ULD Restraint systems
- LOAD DISTRIBUTION
General. Rules for safe stowage. Centre of gravity.
- LOADING LIMITS
General. Hold or Compartment limits
General. General Calculations. Shoring methods. Exercise & rules.
General. Tiedown facilities & Equipment. Restraint definitions and Guidelines. Restraint methods. Restraint tables
- ULD SERVICEABILITY
Inspection. Damage limits
There are no prerequisites for this course
The nominal duration of this course is 4-6 hours. Duration may be shortened where participants already have a basic awareness of load distribution & restraint, and recent and relevant experience. Study may also include pre-course learning activities.
The course is delivered at 15 Barrie Rd, Tullamarine VIC, or can be delivered at other suitable workplaces by arrangement.
On successful completion of this course, you will be issued with a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment with the relevant Units of Competency.
The standard price for this course is $350.00*
Student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment and are inclusive. There are no other fees or charges.
* All prices are indicative and may change dependent on participant experience, number of applicants, locations etc. Please call to discuss accurate pricing for your circumstance.
This short course module may include the following Units of Competency, which form part of a full certificate qualification. For more information, or customisation options, please call us on 1800 622 010
AVID2003B Prepare freight for flight
TLIA1001 Secure Cargo
TLIA3015 Complete receivabel/despatch documentation
TLIE3002 Estimate/calculate mass, area and quantify dimensions
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AITAC RTO (ID 3591) is responsible for quality of training and assessment, compliance with ASQA Standards for RTO’s, and the issuance of AQF Certification documentation (SOA and qualifications).
This training may be delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. Student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. There are no further fees or charges.