What you will learn and duration

This online Safety, Compliance and Competency in Airfield Ground Lighting course will be available within a “virtual classroom” and is to be provided by 1.5 hour on-line training and Q&A sessions.

This will enable attendees to arrange & attend with little impact to their day to day functions. The 12 session/module virtual on-line training is part of our CBTA training structure within the “Continuation” training phase BUT will also qualify for new-entry AGL electrical personnel/practitioner training (Basic Training) who are just embarking on their AGL careers.

Upon completion, there is an optional examination for qualification & industry recognition purposes.

What is covered

  1. Introduction to AGL / GTM
  2. Applicable AGL Standards & Work Principles
  3. Airside & Electrical Safety
  4. Approach/Runway Layouts, Systems & Equipment
  5. Taxiway Layouts, Systems & Equipment inclusive Guidance Signs
  6. AGL as a System (Civil/Mechanical/Electrical)
  7. CCR Technologies
  8. PAPI Design & Installation with/without ILS
  9. AGL Installation, Commissioning & Acceptance criteria
  10. AGL Operations, Planned & Preventive Maintenance Techniques
  11. Asset Management Systems, Reporting & Records
  12. A-SMGCS /ILCMS leading A-CDM inclusive New AGL Technologies


The prerequisites include:

  • Advance knowledge of AGL/AFL standards & principles and philosophy learnt from our AGL Basic training course or its equivalent is mandatory
  • a working knowledge of English is required, the medium of instruction for standard training sessions


An optional CBTA/IQF  Level “Knowledge” multi-choice examination is available to all personnel who attend and successfully completes the course.


01 March 2021



Who should attend

All personnel involved in the conceptualisation, installation, commissioning, planning and/or operation of the AGL/GTM Control & Monitoring Systems.

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