Airside Driver Training
Airside Driver Training - The APD UK Airside Driving Permit
Who this course suitable for
All drivers applying for a permit to drive airside within M.A.G
To gain and demonstrate a sufficient knowledge and understanding of airside driving procedures, in order to obtain a valid Airside Driving Permit.
To understand the apron road system, markings and layout.
To be aware of the health and safety issues and responsibilities, as well as the accident reporting procedures.
At the end of a successfully completed course you will receive a Manchester Airport Airside Driving Permit.
Course includes a Power point presentation covering Airfield Topography, Safe Working Practices including Health & Safety and Civil Aviation regulations covering the Airfield.
Accident and incident reporting procedures.
Emergency telephone numbers and contacts.
For new drivers of both the APD permit and the Manoeuvring Area there is also a visual familiarisation of the Airfield road system, stands and taxiways.
Drivers must then sit a multiple–choice exam to confirm that they have understood the training and that they recall the most important rules and regulations of driving Airside.
Method of delivery
Classroom instructor led session
The classroom session and Airside familiarisation takes about five hours in total, including the exam, which is 20 minutes in length. A refresher course lasts approximately three and a half hours.
How to Book
Ring the Learning Hub on 0161 489 5790 to book your place.
To book a medical check, ring MAPLC Occupational Health Unit direct on 0161 489 3962.
Airbridge Training. N.B. A more complete list of prices of all training courses including Airbridge Driving & Validation is available on request to Simon Day on (0)161 489 5790.