Training Programs

Aircraft Dispatch Initial Course

This is a Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) approved course to thoroughly prepare students for a career in aviation. The course is designed to qualify students with no aviation background to become licensed Aircraft Dispatchers.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 13 weeks
    (260 hours)
  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 5 days
    (40 hours)

Aircraft Dispatcher Recurrent Course

Aircraft Dispatcher recurrent training is designed to provide dispatchers with new and refreshed knowledge on a wide range of core and advanced subjects in dispatch in accordance with the CAA requirements.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 3 days
    (24 hours)

Aircraft Specific Training

Aircraft Specific training is designed to provide dispatchers with the core knowledge of aircraft limitations, systems, and performance; as well as normal and abnormal procedures to be able to dispatch the aircraft safely.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 5 days
    (40 hours)

Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) Ground School

NEXUS Academy ground school provides pilots with the required knowledge and skill to pass the ATP knowledge test; it is designed in accordance with the requirements of the relevant competent authority.

  • Offered in USA

Airside/Ramp Safety and PPE

This program ensures that all ground related activities are carried out in a safe and secure manner in accordance with regulatory authority requirements and international standards.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 2 days
    (16 hours)

Auditing Techniques in Aviation

This course prepares you to conduct internal and external aviation audits and initiate continuous improvement within your organization. Understand the audit processes and a breakdown of all its stages. Learn about International audit requirements with practice exercises.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali, Dubai, USA, China
  • 2 days
    (16 hours)

Aviation English Courses

NEXUS Academy offers various English courses for professionals as well as students seeking to advance their aviation careers in an English-speaking environment. The courses offered include Basic and Advanced English for Aviation Professionals, Aviation English for Dispatchers, and Aviation Communications for Airport Services.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 1 - 6 weeks
    (35 - 200 hours)

Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT) Program

"This program meets and exceeds the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Part 147 curriculum and meets all requirements for the number of hours of instruction and for the level and type of competency expected of the students in general, airframe, and powerplant subject areas. Graduation of our program results in achieving an Associate in Applied Science in Aircraft Maintenance Technology degree. The Associate in Applied Science degree includes additional courses in the areas of English, Math, Reading, Communications, Humanities, and Physics.

This is a 30 month program and begins with 6 months of pre-college program courses consisting of basic, intermediate, and advanced English focusing on aviation technical English. It includes introduction to the specialty and hand tools and equipment utilized in aircraft maintenance, including their understanding and proper usage, terminology, and care."

  • Offered in USA, China
  • 30 Months (6 + 24)

Aviation Root Cause Analysis

"An introduction to Root Cause Analysis and the importance of its methods for conducting effective investigations.
Learn the standard techniques and practices for Root Cause Analysis that are incompliance with ICAO. "

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali, Dubai, USA, China
  • 2 days
    (16 hours)

Aviation Security (AVSEC)

This course is designed to provide ground and aircrew with the relevant security skills and knowledge required to carry out their duties effectively. It also ensures that all trained staff understand their role and responsibilities in relation to their respective aircraft and airport Security Restricted Area (SRA)

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali, Dubai
  • 3 days
    (24 hours)

Aviation SMS for Managers and Key Personnel

As a leader or key personnel in your organization, it is important to understand the common recurring issues and best practices of the current SMS, this training helps you understand how to take the correct course of action and implementation with regards to the Safety Management System.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali, Dubai, USA, China
  • 4 days
    (32 hours)

Aviation Train the Trainer

This course provides you with the skills, techniques strategies to deliver effective training programs.
You will learn how to develop lesson plans, understand how to conduct training in adult learning environments and create classroom activities.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali, Dubai, USA, China
  • 5 days
    (40 hours)

Company Basic Indoctrination

Company Basic Indoctrination Course is designed in accordance with GACAR 121.879 training requirements. It is tailored to include the Air Carriers' approved training and operations manual policies and procedures to ensure new hires have a thorough understanding of the Operator's Corporate Culture.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 5 days
    (40 hours)

Crew Resources Management (CRM)

This course will provide participants with an in-depth knowledge of the human factors affecting individual and team behavior and will focus on specific CRM skills within a comprehensive framework of standard operating procedures (SOP).

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 3 days
    (24 hours)

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Category 10

The NEXUS Academy DGR Category 10 course ensures that airline, operators and ground handling staff know how to read and apply the regulations for the transport of dangerous goods by air. To ensure the safe transportation of these goods. These regulations include general philosophy, limitations, legal requirements, operational restrictions, list of dangerous goods, marking, labeling, storage and loading procedures, pilot's notification, recognition of undeclared DG, provisions for passengers and crew, and emergency procedures.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 2 days
    (16 hours)

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Category 11

The NEXUS Academy DGR Category 11 course ensures that airline, operators and ground handling staff know how to read and apply the regulations for the transport of dangerous goods by air. To ensure the safe transportation of these goods. These regulations include general philosophy, limitations, legal requirements, operational restrictions, marking, labeling, recognition of undeclared DG, provisions for passengers and crew, and emergency procedures.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 2 days
    (16 hours)

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Category 6

The NEXUS Academy DGR Category 6 course ensures that shippers, airline, operators and ground handling staff know how to read and apply the regulations for the transport of dangerous goods by air. To ensure the safe transportation of these goods. These regulations include general philosophy, limitations, general requirements for shippers, classification, list of dangerous goods, packing instructions, legal requirements, operational restrictions, marking, labeling, acceptance procedures, storage and loading procedures, pilot's notification, recognition of undeclared DG, provisions for passengers and crew, documentation and emergency procedures.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 5 days
    (40 hours)

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Category 7

The NEXUS Academy DGR Category 7 course ensures that airline, operators and ground handling staff know how to read and apply the regulations for the transport of dangerous goods by air. To ensure the safe transportation of these goods. These regulations include general philosophy, limitations, legal requirements, operational restrictions, marking, labeling, recognition of undeclared DG, provisions for passengers and crew, documentation and emergency procedures.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 2 days
    (16 hours)

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Category 8

The NEXUS Academy DGR Category 8 course ensures that airline, operators and ground handling staff know how to read and apply the regulations for the transport of dangerous goods by air. To ensure the safe transportation of these goods. These regulations include general philosophy, limitations, legal requirements, operational restrictions, marking, labeling, storage and loading procedures, pilot's notification, recognition of undeclared DG, provisions for passengers and crew, and emergency procedures.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 2 days
    (16 hours)

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Category 9

The NEXUS Academy DGR Category 9 course ensures that airline, operators and ground handling staff know how to read and apply the regulations for the transport of dangerous goods by air. To ensure the safe transportation of these goods. These regulations include general philosophy, limitations, legal requirements, operational restrictions, marking, labeling, recognition of undeclared DG, provisions for passengers and crew, and emergency procedures.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 2 days
    (16 hours)

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Recurrent Category 6

It is mandatory to undergo recurrent DGR training every 24 months to be updated on the latest regulations and requirements related to the carriage of dangerous goods. This refresher course provides awareness of the DGR topics as per DGR CAT 6.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 3 days
    (24 hours)

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Recurrent Category 7, 8, 9, 10 or 11

It is mandatory to undergo recurrent DGR training every 24 months to be updated on the latest regulations and requirements related to the carriage of dangerous goods. This refresher course provides awareness of the DGR topics as per DGR CAT 7 or 8 or 9 or 10 or 11.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 2 days
    (16 hours)

Dispatch Resources Management (DRM)

The DRM training course addresses the challenges of optimizing communication between diverse groups within a flight operation and the related interpersonal issues while using available resources in performing aircraft dispatch functions.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 2 days
    (16 hours)

Extended Range Operations (ETOPS/EDTO)

The ETOPS/EDTO course provides trainees with in-depth knowledge of the regulations, polices, and procedures related to ETOPS/EDTO , including drift-down and re-clear, in order to perform a long-range operation.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 2 days
    (16 hours)

Fatigue Risk Management Systems

Understand the benefits of Fatigue Risk Management Systems and learn how to implement it within your organization. Learn the associations between fatigue and safety in aviation. Appreciate the scientific perspective of fatigue, such as sleeping patterns, circadian rhythms, effects of shift work, jet lag and measuring crew member fatigue.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali, Dubai, USA, China
  • 2 days
    (16 hours)

Fire Fighting

This training provides essential knowledge of Fire Fighting, its prevention and emergency scenarios

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 1 day
    (8 hours)

General Ground Handling

The purpose of this Ground Handling Training is to provide important guidance & useful information to all managers, supervisors and staff who are engaged in the performance of aircraft handling and support services at Airport..

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 2 days
    (16 hours)

Hazard Communication Program

The Hazard Communication Program improves the Safety and Health of workers through more effective communications on chemical hazards. It provides information about Hazardous Materials they may be exposed to, and what precautions may be necessary before safely working with Hazardous Chemicals.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 1 day
    (8 hours)

Helicopter Landing Officer/ Helicopter Deck Assistant

This course provides the participants with the skills and knowledge to effectively and safely manage and coordinate helicopter operations on helipads, heliports and helidecks.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 2 days
    (16 hours)

International Flight Planning (IFP)

NEXUS Academy IFP provides participants with the fundamentals of international flight operations including: tracking systems, FANS, oceanic and polar flight planning, international aviation law and ICAO recommendations, and contingency planning essentials. This training is designed to provide dispatchers with new and refreshed knowledge on a wide range of core and advanced subjects in flight dispatch in accordance with the National Aviation Authorities rules and regulations.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 2 days
    (16 hours)

International Procedures for North Atlantic Tracks and Pacific Ocean

This training course covers the latest procedures crossing the North Atlantic and Pacific Ocean. As per FAA and local CAAs, flight operations' personnel that deal directly with North Atlantic and Pacific Ocean flights should be familiar with these procedures and regulations.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali, Dubai
  • 1 day
    (8 hours)

Introduction to Aviation Accidents Investigation

Within this three-day course, participants will receive an overview of aviation investigations and how to react and deal with an aircraft accident or serious incident in accordance with ICAO Annex 13. Investigation methods and techniques will be taught to conduct effective internal aviation accident investigations.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali, Dubai, USA, China
  • 3 days
    (24 hours)

Introduction to Ground Support Equipment

The purpose of this Ground Support Equipment Training is to provide guidance & useful information to operate Ground Handling Equipment in a safe and secure manner in accordance with regulatory authority requirements and international standards.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 1 day
    (8 hours)

Introduction to Safety Management Systems (SMS)

The Safety Management Systems (SMS) is an efficient means of interfacing with local and international regulatory agencies. This SMS employs safety strategies and practices by developing and implementing a structured management system to actively prevent and manage risk and meet legal responsibilities in aviation operations.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 1 day
    (8 hours)

Pilot Training Program

NEXUS Academy offers flight training at various locations around the world. Our flight training programs include the Private Pilot License (PPL), Commercial Pilot License (CPL), Instrument Rating (IR), and Certified Flight Instructor (CFI and Certified Flight Instruments Instructor (CFII), Multi-engine Instructor (MEI). Contact us to learn more about how you can become a pilot.

China program details and duration: 2 month Pre-Departure Training in China, 12 months Training for PPL, IR, CPL, 6-8 months training for CFI, CFII, MEI, Options for a job in the U.S. for those who qualify for 12 months.

  • Offered in USA, China
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Quality Management Systems (QMS) in Aviation

This course introduces you to Quality Management Systems (QMS) mechanisms and goals that you can implement and maintain within your operations.
Understand the key quality requirements of significant regulatory bodies such as ISO, EASA, and FAA.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali, Dubai, USA, China
  • 3 days
    (24 hours)

Safety Leader Training

The Safety Leader Training Course provides the education and training that enables each professional to skillfully lead the pursuit of operational excellence. The program follows the guidance from ICAO, Safety Management International Collaboration Group (SMICG), various national aviation authorities, and respected professional organizations.

Completion of the course meets the training requirements for being recognized as a Certified Registered Safety Professional by the International Society of Safety Professionals.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali, Dubai, USA, China
  • 4 days
    (28 hours)

Transport of Lithium Batteries by Air

This course helps you to further understand the packing and shipping requirements of air transport for lithium ion, lithium metal cells and batteries.
Providing you with a brief understanding of Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) before giving emphasis on lithium batteries and how to satisfy the regulations with regards to documentation, marking, labelling and packaging of shipments. In addition to attaining knowledge about the limitations to transport of lithium batteries by air, and emergency procedures.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 2 days
    (16 hours)

Workplace Safety (Basic First Aid CPR AED)

The most important goal of this course is to teach participants to recognize and respond to a cardiac arrest, get emergency care on the way quickly, and help the person until more advanced care arrives to take over.

  • Offered in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Kigali
  • 1 day
    (8 hours)