Course Detail: AAC-1000 - Aviation Awareness Certificate Program [AAC 1000]

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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's (ERAU) Aviation Awareness certificate program, offered in partnership with aviation technology leader Unison Industries, opens new doors in the aviation and aerospace workforce. This innovative program is designed to expand the talent pool of skilled aviation and aerospace professionals through a unique curriculum. Learn more about this exciting new partnership.

Who Should Attend

  • New employees who want to better understand Aviation and Aerospace 
  • Experienced employees looking to boost their knowledge
  • Anyone interested in aviation, whether as a career or simply to advance their understanding of the multi-faceted and exciting world of aviation

How It Works

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  • This is an online, self-paced, corporate education program divided into four modules that can be taken separately or together. The program covers the history, technology and future trends that will shape airplanes, airports, aviation and aerospace. 
  • Each of the four modules offers rich, interactive content created by Embry-Riddle's award-winning Instructional Design and Development team and taught by experts with vast industry experience.
  • All students will earn a completion certificate after taking this program.

Course Modules

  • Aviation Course: Explores general concepts and provides aviation history, selected milestones, and key components related to training, security and the ways aviation is integrated into our daily lives
  • Airports Course: Offers historical background and covers airport safety programs, commercial services, security policies, environmental challenges, and the future of airport operations and management
  • Airplanes Course: Teaches technical and historical background necessary to understand the evolution of aircraft, while also taking a look ahead at how airplanes of the future may look and operate
  • Aerospace Course: Explores this rapidly growing industry and its current innovations and initiatives, as well as learning how cost and schedule play a major role in aerospace programs

For more information contact the ERAU Worldwide Office of Professional Education.

 Session Detail: W0821-AAC1000-V1

Schedule: August 1, 2021 to October 29, 2021
Times: 12:00am - 11:59pm
AAC-1000 Registration Fee : $129.00

Additional Information

Students may only drop a course through the Office of Professional Education without transcript notation or financial penalty during the drop period. All drop requests or session transfer requests require written communication by the student in order to be processed. Due to the short duration of courses, the drop period ends on the fourth business day of each session. Course fees will not be refunded after the conclusion of the drop period unless an exception request is submitted and granted. After the drop period, students can elect to transfer enrollment to a future session of the same course for a 25% administrative fee. For questions regarding course cancellation, drop period, or exemption requests, please contact the Office of Professional Education by email at or by phone at 386.481.9070.


Name Additional Resources
Self - Guided

Facility Detail

Worldwide Online
1 Aerospace Blvd
Daytona Beach, FL 32114
(386) 481-9070