Course Title Safety Management Systems Train-The-Trainer
Who Should Attend

This SMS Instructor (Train-The-Trainer) course is appropriate for company personnel who would like to learn how to develop and teach SMS courses. This is a 4-day intensive course that, upon successful completion, will certify the candidate as a company SMS trainer, and be approvable as such by your CAA.

Prerequisites for this course:

  • Have adequate foundational knowledge of SMS
  • Have adequate knowledge of Human Performance
  • Have adequate knowledge of Safety Culture
  • Have completed a formal SMS training course
  • Have experience as an instructor/facilitator in some capacity
  • Have a pleasant demeanor and be respected by company colleagues
Location Options
Duration 32.0 hrs. (4 days)
Time 8:00am-5:00pm daily (includes a one hour break for lunch)
Included
Topics
  • What Makes an Effective SMS Instructor?
  • Safety Management From the Instructor Perspective
  • Who Needs SMS Training?
  • SMS Four Components Review
  • Safety Culture Effects on SMS Training
  • Hazards and Risks
  • The Voluntary Reporting System
  • Safety Performance Indicators (SPIs)
  • Evidence-Based Training in SMS Courses
  • Safety Communication
  • Various Case Studies/Exercises
  • Student Presentations (Round One)
  • Foundations of Learning
  • Student Presentations (Round Two)
  • Course Development
  • Instructional Techniques
  • Presentation Methods
  • PowerPoint
  • Recurrent Training Methods
  • Assessing Learning Outcomes
  • Example Presentation Styles
  • Student Presentations (Round Three)
  • Questions and Answers