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The Human Factor in Aviation (April 2014)

This course will focus on a critical aspect in aviation disasters: the human factor. Whereas some accidents are caused by aircraft failures, others can be traced to psychological or physiological elements, such as pilot fatigue or a mechanic’s complacency. This course will emphasize the following topics: human performance, benefits of training, advanced technology, automation, and situational awareness with the goal of strengthening safety in the aviation environment. FOR BEST RESULTS, USE FIREFOX TO SET UP YOUR COURSESITES ACCOUNT AND REGISTER FOR THIS MOOC. DIRECT SUPPORT INQUIRIES TO COURSESITES SUPPORT. OR 1-888-383-7003 IF IN THE US or CANADA.