The Basic Airport Winter Operations Specialist (BAWOS) course educates airport employees, including snowplow and airport equipment operators, on how to utilize best practices while performing snow and ice control measures on airports during winter operations.

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Basic 1 Instructors: 
James J. Moorhead, C.M., Asst, Superintendent of Field Maintenance at Pittsburgh International Airport
Gary Gliechman, Business Development Manager at Cryotech Deicing

Basic 1 Schedule:

 

Day/Time Topic
Saturday 08:00-09:30 Human Factors
Saturday 9:30-10:00 Break
Saturday 10:00-12:00 Advisory Circular
Saturday 12:00-13:00 Lunch
Saturday 13:00-14:30 Chemical/Sand
Saturday 14:30-15:00 Break
Saturday 15:00-16:00 Aircraft Deicing
Sunday 08:00-09:30 Weather Forecasting
Sunday 09:30-10:00 Break
Sunday 10:00-12:00 SRE
Sunday 12:00-13:00 Lunch
Sunday 13:00-14:00 SMS
Sunday 13:00-15:00 Communication
Sunday 15:00 Exam

 

Basic 2 Instructors: 

Jay D. Ball, A.S.E., Director of Facilities & Grounds at Roanoke Regional Airport Commission
Gary Gliechman, Business Development Manager at Cryotech Deicing

Basic 2 Schedule:
Day/Time Topic
Saturday 08:00-09:30 Human Factors
Saturday 09:30-10:00 Break
Saturday 10:00-12:00 Advisory Circular
Saturday 12:00-13:00 Lunch
Saturday 13:00-14:30 SRE
Saturday 14:30-15:00 Break
Saturday 15:00-16:00 SMS
Sunday 08:00-09:30 Communications
Sunday 09:30-10:00 Break
Sunday 10:00-11:00 Weather forecasting
Sunday 12:00-13:00 Lunch
Sunday 11:00-14:00 Chemical/Sand
Sunday 14:00-15:00 Aircraft Deicing
Sunday 15:00 Exam

 

The Advanced Airport Winter Operations Specialist (AAWOS)**

The Advanced Airport Winter Operations Specialist (AAWOS) course is designed to provide airport supervisors, managers, and directors with a stronger knowledge of how to operate safe, efficient, and successful winter operations that meet regulatory and fiscal requirements of a FAR Part 139 certificated airport including...

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In order to register for the Advanced Snow Academy, you must have completed the Basic Snow Academy. In addition, you must be registered to attend the International Aviation Snow Symposium (IASS) before you register for the Advanced Snow Academy. During the Academy registration process, you will be prompted to provide your IASS registration confirmation. SPACE IS LIMITED. REGISTER EARLY!

Advanced Instructors: 
Carlton E. Braley, A.A.E., Assistant Airport Director at Manchester-Boston Regional Airport

Advanced Schedule: 
Day/Time Topic
Saturday 08:00-08:30 Project Review
Saturday 08:30-9:30 HR Management
Saturday 9:30-10:00 Break
Saturday 10:00-12:00 AC to ACM
Saturday 12:00-13:00 Lunch
Saturday 13:00-14:30 Financial Impacts 
Saturday 14:30-15:00 Break
Saturday 15:00-16:00 Financial Impacts 
Sunday 08:00-9:30 Procurement/AIP
Sunday 09:30-10:00 Break
Sunday 10:00-12:00 Review Basic/Adv
Sunday 12:00-13:00 Lunch
Sunday 13:00-16:00 Project