Focus Sessions – Next Generation Aviation Professionals for Africa

The aviation industry is expected to grow significantly of the new 20 years and beyond.  In the near future, it is expected that the global aviation community will face a shortage of skilled aviation professionals. AviAssist is committed to initiatives to recruit and maintain future aviation professionals to help make sure that Africa not only has sufficient qualified and competent people working in aviation to operate, manage and maintain the future air transport system but also that those future professionals will be equipped as safety cheetahs.

Help us improve the safety record AND perception - train and connect with AviAssist!

Our panel consists of Diarto Aalders, Jens Jeukens, John van Hartevelt and the Voice of Africa - Chamsou Andjorin.

Refer others to this page so they can learn too! After all, we collectively own the global aviation safety record.

You can now secure a Certificate of Attendance! The criteria to qualify for a certificate of attendance are:
1) Scoring 70% or higher on the exit test of this Focus Session within 48 hours of the live broadcast of this episode
2) Attend 100% of the event as logged in our online learning portal

Click here for the end-point assessment form for THIS episode.

Please note, this assessment is only available until 01:00 AM on the 3rd of November 2023.

Resources related to this episode:

  1. Click here to download Africa's SafetyFocus magazine
  2. Click here to subscribe to our quarterly newsletter with free resources and updates
Good read book tips from this episode:
Diarto Aalder's good read book tip: Astrophysics for People in a Hurry: by Neil Degrasse Tyson, ISBN 978-0393609394
Jens Jeukens' good read book tip: EasyJet: The Story of Britain's Biggest Low-cost Airline, by Lois Jones, ISBN 978-1845132477
Chamsou Andjorin's good read book tip: The Human Ribosome in Health and Disease: The target of targets for anticancer and anti-COVID drugs by Codjo Hountondji , ISBN 978-620-4-20409-3
John van Hartevelt's good read book tip: The Undutchables: An Observation of the Netherlands, Its Culture and Its Inhabitants by Colin White et al. , ISBN 978-1888580471