Supporting African aviation safety

We have been leading, building and supporting effective and affordable safety promotion for the African aviation industry since 1995. AviAssist is an independent, international, and impartial non-profit, championing the cause of aviation safety in Africa.

SafetyFocus Magazine

We put safety right in the hands of African aviation professionals. Our SafetyFocus magazine has dispatched in hard copy to professionals in 45 African countries since 2010. Click on the link below to download the latest edition of Africa’s only aviation safety magazine now.


Supporting your safety commitment

Obstacle Limitation Surfaces

This course is crucial to make sure that (inter)national requirements are met to control obstacles at and around airports for safe flight operations.

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Aviation Insurance

The course will introduce you to the most common risks insured in the aviation market place, risk management, aviation law, legal liability, contracts and leasing and claims handling.

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Airport Planning and Airspace Protection

This training course is aimed at airport planners, designers and managers who are responsible for establishing and maintaining
the operational airspace required to support safe, efficient and reliable aircraft operations at their airports now and in the future.

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AviAssist Safety Promotion Centres

We give courses on location throughout Africa since 1995. But with our safety promotion centres we create places where people can learn, research and experience safety.

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AviAssist Calendar


Focus Sessions online TV: Work Related Stress & Peer Assistance Networks

This session focuses on work related stress and Peer Assistance Networks. We will be joined by Dr. Van Gerwen, Dr. Cahill, Felicien Izaturwanaho and Dr. Harris.


Focus Sessions online TV: Flight operations into Africa

In this episode of the Focus Sessions, we’ll be looking at flight operations into Africa. How can you safely optimize routes while ensuring compliance?


Focus Sessions online TV: Working as an Air Traffic Controller across cultures

What can you learn from working in different cultures as an African Air Traffic Controller? Join us for a remarkable journey of one African ATCO.


Focus Sessions online TV: E-learning for safety – what works and what doesn’t

E-learning has grown since the onset of the Corona Pandemic. What does good e-learning look like? What new skills are required for trainers & regulators?


“I think what AviAssist is doing is so very commendable and perhaps should be replicated in other continents"