Manual Weight & Balance Training

1. Aim of the course: After completion of this course, students should be able to independently perform manual load control duties of non-containerized short haul flights.

2. Target group: Operations staff who are new in load control.
After successful completion of the course, the trainees will receive an AP Academy-certificate which is valid for 3 years.

3. Required Foreknowledge: Basic Operations knowledge (cfr Basic Ops – training)

4. Course – Contents

  • The Load Control Process
  • Terminology
  • Determine Allowed Traffic Load and estimated Zero Fuel Weight
  • Preparing Loading instructions
  • Special load procedures (DGR, AVI, HEA, etc…)
  • Balance of an aircraft and using Balance Charts
  • Preparing the load sheet
  • LMC-procedures
  • Load Distribution Messages

5. Timeframe: 5 days

6. Languages:
Belgium : Dutch / English / French
France : French / English
Italy : Italian / English
Netherlands : Dutch / English

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