CAAS - ACAC On-site Programme: SMS Implementation Course, Casablanca, Morocco

10 March 2017

The 2nd CAAS- Arab Civil Aviation Commission (ACAC) On-site programme on Safety Management Systems (SMS) Implementation Course was conducted at Mohammed VI International Academy of Civil Aviation (AIAC) in Casablanca, Morocco, from 6 to 10 March 2017.

The 5-day course, conducted by Mr Allan Tang, Principal Training Specialist, SAA, was attended by 45 participants from Egypt, Morocco, Saudi Arabia, Sudan and Tunisia. The course provided participants with the knowledge and skills to facilitate the design, implementation and maintenance of an operationally effective SMS to meet the standards prescribed in ICAO Annex 19 Safety Management, ICAO Doc 9859 and other related guidance materials.

Mr Mohamed Rajeb, Deputy Director of ACAC and Mr Abdellah Menou, Managing Director of AIAC, officiated at the course opening. Participants were pleased with the course and these are some compliments received:


  • Very good instructor with good knowledge, communication skills and preparation of this course. (Oukacha Moad, Morocco)
  • Very professional instructor with high ability to share his professional knowledge in a very helpful manner to others. (Rida Ibrahim Ahmed Mohamed, Sudan)
  • The course was very successful, excellent lecturer and very good coordinator. (Hanei Mohamed Abdelgader, Sudan)