This course is designed for:​

Flight deck crew


The course gives guidelines and recommendations how to structure your decisions and actions during an airborne emergency. It can also be used as a preparation for simulator mission type training.

Topics covered


  • Explanation of Recognition Primed Decision making, RPD

  • The consequences of high workload during an emergency

  • The importance of a shared reality

  • Workload management during an emergency

  • Hands on recommendation how to handle an emergency

  • General guidelines how to handle communication during an emergency

This course is updated after any major change in the regulations, 
or if a significant incident or accident occurs under the scope of this subject.


Airborne Emergency

Method   CBT, CBT skill test
Sections   1
Questions   31
Duration   0.5 hours
Language   English
Initial training   Yes
Recurrent training  Yes

Airborne Emergency