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TRB Webinar: Advancing the Aviation Industry Workforce


Date(s)
October 17, 2017 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM U.S. Eastern
Cost (for your seat)
FREE
Professional Development Hours for this webinar
0.0 hour(s)
Continuing Education Hours for this webinar
AAE: 1.5 hour(s)
AICP: 0.0 hour(s)
CLE: 0.0 hour(s)
Details

TRB will conduct a webinar on Tuesday, October  17, 2017, from 2:00PM to 3:30PM ET that features research from the Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP)’s Synthesis 18: Aviation Workforce Development Practices and  Web-Only Document 28: Identifying and Evaluating Airport Workforce Requirements.

This webinar will discuss what types of skilled professionals are needed to ensure the health and growth of the aviation industry. The presenters will discuss mission critical occupations, key workforce capacity challenges, and strategies airports may use to help their workforce meet future challenges.

This webinar is sponsored by the Airport Cooperative Research Program. There is no fee to attend this webinar; however, sign into MyTRB.org to register in advance.

Webinar Presenters

  • Seth Young, Center for Aviation Studies, Ohio State University
  • Candace Blair Cronin, ICF
  • Christopher Riches, ICF

Moderated by:  Laurie Cullen, VHB

Webinar Outline ‚Äč

  1. ACRP Synthesis 18: Aviation Workforce Development Practices
    • Summary
    • Inventory of airport workforce jobs and the required skill sets
    • Outline of guidance toward developing executive leadership and senior management
  2. ACRP Web-Only Document 28: Identifying and Evaluating Airport Workforce Requirements
    • Eight primary workforce capacity needs in the next 5-10 years
    • Eight occupations identified as mission-critical and how well airport training and education is positioned to support these
    • Preliminary strategies to identify and address capacity needs
  3. Question and answer session

The first 60 minutes of the webinar will be for presentations and the final 30 minutes will be reserved for audience questions.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this webinar, participants will able to:

  • Understand aviation workforce development needs, opportunities, and resources available to advance the industry
  • Identify mission critical occupations, key workforce capacity challenges, and strategies airports may use to prepare their workforce to meet future challenges

Registration Information

This webinar is sponsored by the Airport Cooperative Research Program. There is no fee to attend this webinar.

Continuing Education Units for Accredited Airport Executives

The American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) is making 1.5 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) available for A.A.E. If you are an A.A.E. and would like to apply for CEUs for this webinar, visit www.aaae.org/ceu. For questions about A.A.E. continuing education units, please contact accreditation@aaae.org.

Registration questions? Contact Reggie Gillum at RGillum@nas.edu.