AV-12 Airport Systems Planning and Design (47th Annual Short Course)

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Class Information


  Location: Bechtel Engineering Center Room 240   (Berkeley, CA)


  Instructor: Geoffrey Gosling  

Date and Time

This class begins on 07/09/2018 and ends on 07/13/2018. The class meets M, Tu, W, Th : 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Fr: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM.

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Questions regarding registration related matters should be addressed to the Registrar at 510-643-4393 or registrar@techtransfer.berkeley.edu

Questions regarding course content should be addressed to Geoff Gosling, the course coordinator, at 510-528-8741 or gdgosling@aol.com

For more information including the course agenda and hotel information please go to the NEXTOR website.

Class Fees

Course Fee (Basic)Late (after June 1)$2,500.00
Course Fee (Alternate)FAA Employees Only$1,500.00

CEUs: 2.85


This course grants 2.8 CEUs and will soon be approved for 28.5 AICP CM credits (AICP credits pending approval)


The course is being offered in association with the National Center of Excellence for Aviation Operations Research (NEXTOR).

This five-day course offers an overview of airport planning and design for those entering or wishing to become more familiar with the field, as well as an opportunity for those with more experience to expand their knowledge of specific topics. The course is taught by some of the leading practitioners (and most experienced instructors) in the industry. In addition to covering the fundamentals of airport planning and design, the course presents emerging issues and the latest trends facing airport planners, operators, and consultants in the US and around the world. The topics covered range from airport and airline economics and travel demand forecasting to airport capacity analysis, noise analysis, and environmental planning. Topics covered also include airfield design, passenger terminal planning, airport ground access, and air cargo facilities planning.

Click here for a detailed course outline.

Intended Audience

This course in intended for engineers and planners working for airport authorities, consultants, and government agencies, as well as airport and airline management personnel interested in the technical considerations that need to be taken into account in planning airport development. It will also be of interest to those involved in teaching transportation engineering courses or undertaking research on airport-related topics.

For Questions about Course Content

Contact Geoff Gosling, the course coordinator, at 510-528-8741 or gdgosling@aol.com.

For more information including the course agenda and hotel information please go to the NEXTOR website.

For More Information

About our courses and credits, see About our Classes

About cancellations, refunds, and substitutions, see How to Enroll
Note: Cancellation fee is $75. There are no refunds for classes with registration fees of $75 or less. For all other classes, you may cancel your enrollment and receive a refund of your registration fee less $75, provided we receive your written request to cancel at least 5 full working days before the class is scheduled to begin.

In lieu of canceling your registration, you have three additional options, you may (1) transfer your registration to another class, (2) receive a tuition credit for the full amount, useable toward a future class, or (3) send a substitute in your place. Please contact us at least 5 full working days before the class is scheduled to begin so we may process your request.

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