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Airport Ground Handling Management Certificate Program in the United Arab Emirates


In order to achieve the Airport Ground Handling Management Certificate candidates must successfully complete 10 Airport Operations Courses and three Introductory Courses within a one-year time frame:

  1. Introduction to Airline Business

  2. Introduction to the Airport

  3. Introduction to Air Cargo

  4. Airside Safety

  5. Aviation Security Awareness

  6. Dangerous Goods Regulations

  7. Human Factors

  8. Passenger Handling

  9. Threatening Customers

  10. Aircraft Turnaround Coordination

  11. Ramp Handling

  12. Cargo Handling

  13. Unit Load Device (ULD) Handling

  14. Pharmaceutical Cargo Handling

Accreditations and Approvals


Airport College International Airport Ground Handling Operations Certificate is accredited by Education Export Finland (EEF), a national export programme that offers Finnish educational know-how and learning solutions globally.


Airport College International´s eLearning Training Courses are approved by HAAGA-HELIA. HAAGA-HELIA University of Applied Sciences is Finland’s largest provider of Bachelor and Master level programs in Tourism. It is accredited by the Finnish Ministry of Education.


The programme is approved by Sharaf Aviation Services Academy and Sharaf Group. Sharaf Aviation Services Academy, a division of Sharaf Travel L.L.C, is a respected and trusted Aviation Academy in the UAE. Sharaf Aviation Services Academy is an IATA Accredited Training School. It is among the best IATA training institutes in the world and selected to the IATA Premiere Circle.

For more information

Sharaf Aviation Services Academy, Dubai, UAE call +971 4 385 2898 email


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