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Advanced Diploma of Aviation Safety (ASE)
Advanced Diploma of Aviation Safety (ASE)

Advanced Diploma of Aviation Safety (ASE)

  • ID:SC010110
  • Level:3-Year Undergraduate Advanced Diploma
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Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent with:

    • Grade 12 English: ENG4(C) or ENG4(U)

    • Grade 12 Mathematics: (C) or (U)

  •  OR

  • Mature Student Status (age 19 or older) with the above prerequisite course(s), their equivalent(s), or appropriate Academic and Career Entrance (ACE) Certificate program credits (see Academic Upgrading).

English Requirements

  • CAEL CE and CAEL online, Minimum 60

  • Cambridge English Exams (B2 First/FCE, C1 Advanced/CAE or C2 Proficiency/CPE), Minimum 169 with no skill below 162

  • Duolingo, Minimum score 105 to 110

  • IELTS Academic, Minimum 6.0 with no skill below 5.5

  • PTE Academic, Minimum score 58

  • TOEFL iBT (including MyBest TOEFL and Home Edition), Minimum 80 with no skill below 20

  • TOEFL Revised Paper Delivered, No skill below 20

Course Information

In this three-year advanced diploma program, you will receive a comprehensive education in a variety of essential safety techniques relevant to the aviation industry. You will learn Canadian aviation industry regulations, and business, leadership and technical skills required to implement policies and procedures to begin your career in a variety of aviation companies including commercial airlines, flight schools, insurance companies and airports.


Throughout this program you will develop the following skills:

  • Risk assessment and analysis

  • Trending analysis and flight data analysis

  • Incident reviews and investigations

  • Auditing functions

  • Database management and safety management

  • System development and implementation

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Semester 1

  • ACA121, Aviation Computer Applications

  • AER121, Aeronautics I

  • AVM121, Aviation Management I

  • AVS121, Aviation Studies I - History and Standards

  • COM101 or COM111, Communicating Across Contexts or Communicating Across Contexts (Enriched)

  • MTH120 or MTH121, AVO/ASE Math Bridge or Mathematics

Semester 2

  • FDP221, Flight Dispatch I

  • FLP221, Flight Planning I

  • MET321, Meteorology

  • MTH221, Mathematics

  • SMS221, Safety Management Systems I - Documentation and Implementation

  • plus: General Education Course

Semester 3

  • ASO321, Airside Operations

  • AVM321, Aviation Management II

  • FPD321, Flight Planning and Dispatch

  • HAS321, Health and Safety

  • TEC400, Technical Communications

  • WTP100, Work Term Preparation (Work-Integrated Learning option only)

  • plus: General Education Course

  • Work-Integrated Learning Term 1

  • ASE331, Aviation Safety, Co-op (Work-Integrated Learning option only)

Semester 4

  • ALO421, Airline Operations

  • EPP421, Emergency Planning and Preparedness

  • SEC421, Aviation Security

  • SMS421, Safety Management Systems II - Quality Control and Assurance

  • TPL421, Transport Logistics - International Customs and Freight

  • plus: General Education Course

Semester 5

  • ALE521, Aviation Leadership and Ethics

  • AVM521, Aviation Management III

  • DDM521, Database Development and Management

  • HUM521, Human and Organizational Factors

  • MTH521, Mathematics III - Statistics

  • SMS521, Safety Management Systems III Program Development

  • Work-Integrated Learning Term 2

  • ASE332, Aviation Safety, Co-op II (Work-Integrated Learning option only)

Semester 6

  • AII621, Accident and Incident Investigation

  • AVP621, Aviation Project Course

  • HAS621, Health and Safety

  • PPM621, Project and Finance Management in Aviation

  • SAF621, Airport Operations and Safety

  • SMS621, Safety Management Systems IV: Risk Assessment

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

When you graduate from this program, these are the types of career options that you can explore:

  • Aviation safety officer

  • Flight dispatcher

  • Emergency response co-ordinator

  • Safety management system co-ordinator

  • Accident investigator

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

Health Insurance $807.49CAD

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