Course Developers and Instructors Standardization Meeting

Implementing Aviation Training Intelligence™: How to Manage Aviation Challenges
through Innovative Training Solutions

Indian Aviation Academy

24-26 October 2018

Preliminary Programme


The CDI/STD meeting provides training professionals a unique opportunity to address challenges, identify solutions and exchange best practices for the improvement of training deliverables. The meeting consists of a series of dynamic sessions where participants will focus on implementing the 8 essential components of aviation training intelligence available to them for planning, developing and delivering innovative training solutions to meet the needs of the growing air transport system, locally and globally.

Each session will be led by an expert and workgroups will address the topical challenges. The meeting will close with recommended solutions and actions for implementation by participants and their organizations. Networking opportunities will encourage greater exchange of aviation training intelligence among participants. Overall these workshop sessions enable training professionals from diverse organizations to engage with each other to determine the best way forward to meet aviation training needs.

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Wednesday 24 October 2018 Day 1 – Discovering the 8 Essential Components of Aviation Training Intelligence (ATI)
7:30 – 9:00 On-site Registration
9:00 – 10:30 Opening Ceremony
Welcome remarks by VIPs and guests
Cultural performance
10:30 – 11:00 Tea Break
11:00 – 12:15 Session #1 – What are the Essential Components (EC) of Aviation Training Intelligence?
Challenge: Are you considering all the appropriate data when making training development and delivery decisions? What tools and methods do you use to optimize your implementation of the TRAINAIR PLUS methodology?
12:15 – 13:30 Lunch Break and Networking
13:30 – 14:45 Session #2 – TNA - Does your TNA go far enough?
Challenge: Scoping your TNA to provide results that will determine your course development to meet long term training needs. Does your TNA link all relevant data to provide a best-fit, innovative and enduring solution?
14:45 – 15:15 Tea Break
15:15 – 16:30 Session #3 - What is Intelligent Training Design?
Challenge: Establishing a strong course development unit (CDU) that drives your course development based on aviation training intelligence. What innovations can be derived from this intelligence?
Q&A Session - Close of Day
18:00 Cocktail and Dinner

Thursday 25 October 2018 Day 2 – Implementing Aviation Training Intelligence
9:00 – 9:15 Opening and Review of DAY 1
9:15 – 10:30 Session #4– Post-training Evaluation (PTE) – How do you know your training is effective?
Challenge: Are you meeting your training goals of competent performance in the workplace? What data do you rely on and how do you collect it? How do you use the resulting information?
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:15 Session #5–Human Resource Development - Are you contributing to AIR quality?
Challenge: Aviation training professionals are tasked with developing courses that create Aviation Intelligent Resources (AIR) and thus build human resources capacity in their State. Achieving “AIR Quality” means your CDU thinks strategically to link to your State’s Master Plan, and human resources development plan to meet the demands for qualified aviation professionals in accordance with aviation growth projections. Does your CDU think strategically?
12:15 – 13:30 Lunch Break and Networking
13:30 – 14:45 Session #6 – Quality Assurance - What is intelligent training delivery?
Challenge: The best design and development fails if delivery fails. Delivery fails when on-the-job- training (OJT) objectives are divorced from classroom training. What does Aviation Training Intelligence tell you about training delivery strategy, contemporary course delivery, instructional competencies, and management of instructor currency for classroom and OJT ?
14:45 – 15:15 Coffee Break
15:15 – 16:30 Session #7 – Aviation Training Intelligence (ATI) – Are you implementing the Essential Components of ATI to build enduring, innovative training solutions?
Challenge: ATI is based on using data to drive decisions. Can you store and access credible evidence from organizational analyses, training needs and impact assessment activities, to optimize your training portfolio to meet current and future needs?
16:30 - 1700 Q&A Session - Close of Day
18:00 Cocktail and Dinner

Friday, 26 October 2018 Day 3 - Conclusions and Closing
9:00 – 10:00 Summary of DAY 2
Conclusions and Recommended Best Practices
Call to Action
10:00 – 10:30 Guest presentation(s) – IAA and/or invited speaker
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break/Networking
11:00 – 11:15 Industry Presentation
11:45 – 12:15 Support and Future Plans of TRAINAIR PLUS Programme- International Civil Aviation Organization
12:15 – 12:45 Closing Ceremony
Closing remarks by guests
12:45 – 13:45 Lunch Break and Networking
14:30 – 20:00 Delhi city Tour

Day 4 Saturday 27 October 2018
06:30 - 22:00 Taj Mahal, Agra Tour