Course Detail: CE-2132 - Scheduling and Dispatch


Scheduling and Dispatch for Business Aviation is designed for corporate flight department employees who will schedule and dispatch corporate aircraft or will be establishing scheduling and dispatch procedures using industry resources. Note: This is course is an overview of the Scheduling and Dispatch processes in Business Aviation and Corporate Flight Departments as it relates to management duties. If you are looking for FAA Dispatch training, please check out our Aircraft Dispatcher Certificate available at our Daytona Beach, FL or Prescott, AZ campuses. This course is part of our Corporate Aviation Management Certificate (CAMC) program.

Who Should Attend

Because aviation management affects every individual and department, professionals working in various capacities across the aviation industry can benefit from this knowledge including:

  • Business aviation and corporate flight department managers
  • Professionals working in the industry looking to advance their understanding of business aviation operations
  • Corporate pilots taking on new management rolls in the corporate flight department
  • NBAA members working on their initial Certified Aviation Manager (CAM) or needing points for CAM renewal and PDP/SPDP programs

Course Objectives (Satisfies NBAA: OPS2)

  • Dispatch concepts for scheduling and coordinating events, maximizing personnel utilization
  • Complexities and interrelations involved with crew scheduling for flexibility, morale, crew rest, and maximum crew utilization
  • Evaluation, auditing, and selection process of supplemental lift options
  • Basic issues of passenger satisfaction regarding reliability, catering, baggage, scheduling, bench marking and customer profiles
  • Current domestic and international regulations pertaining to schedulers and dispatchers
  • Crew certification, compliance and availability
  • Aircraft certification, compliance and reliability and availability
  • Weather forecasting and its effect on the missions
  • Organizational administration and support functions
  • Fuel cost analysis
  • Scheduling software resources and functionality

Available Sessions