FH603E - Air transport safety and the human factor

FH603E - Air transport safety and the human factor

Objectives

General objective:

After completing this module, the student will be able to describe aspects of the human factor likely to impact air transport safety.

Detailed objectives:

After completing this module, the student will be able to :
- Be aware of some operators cognitive and physiological limitations
- Cite examples of accidents and incidents connected with the HF and explain them
- Understand regulations concerning the HF
- Describe the way in which such regulations are implemented
- Describe Human Factors approaches in representative industrial processes
- Define the place and role of the operator within automatic systems
- Define the impact of automation on operator performance
- Describe safety risk management connected with the HF
- Describe the methods used for reporting and analysing safety incidents

Hours

  • Lectures : 21
This course is part of the programme

In brief

ECTS credits : cf Teaching Unit

Number of hours 27

Teaching language
Anglais

Contact(s)

Anne-Marie SCHAAL

Chef de programme pédagogique/Academic programme manager

Phone : +33 5 62 17 42 20

Email : anne-marie.schaal @ enac.fr

Fanny BENAÏM

Phone : +33 5 62 17 41 23

Email : fanny.benaim @ enac.fr

Philippe CABON

Phone : 01 55 57 01 86

Email : philippe.cabon @ parisdescartes.fr