Certificate Detail: AVACERT - Aviation Awareness Certificate

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About the Program

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU) has partnered with aviation technology leader Unison Industries to offer a unique Aviation Awareness Certificate program. The Aviation Awareness Certificate features four unique online, self-paced modules encompassing aircraft, airports, aviation, and aerospace. The 1-hour long modules focus on history, critical issues, current, near-term, and future outlooks for each topic. The modules can be taken separately or as part of the four-module Certificate. An overall Aviation Awareness Certificate of completion will be awarded to students who successfully finish all four modules.

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Who Should Attend

Anyone whose career necessitates an understanding of the basics of the Aviation Industry, to include:

  • Airline managers
  • Airport operations managers (including airside and landside development)
  • Airport/aviation directors
  • Employees of Aviation/Aerospace Companies
  • Anyone interested in the Aviation industry

Key Topics

The Aviation Awareness Certificate is divided into 4 modules covering key areas of the Aviation Industry:

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  • Aircraft Module
  • Airport Module
  • Aviation Module
  • Aerospace Module

Course Specifics

  • When: This course is open enrollment and you may register at anytime. Students have 90 days to complete all 4 modules.
  • Where: Online. This course is self-paced and self-guided.
  • AAC 1000: Aviation Awareness Certificate Program ($499)


Course Title Mandatory Year Span
Aviation Awareness Certificate Program [AAC 1000] Mandatory 0

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