Advanced Skills™

Advanced Skills™

Helicopter Landing Zone (HLZ) Survey™ Course

An advanced five-day course covering all aspects of tactical and administrative Helicopter Landing Zone (HLZ) surveying and reassessments, including a review of Safety of Flight (SoF) procedures, and survey package submission to the final approving authority. Surveyors will understand how to implement the ‘highest’ level of safety standards when evaluating potential hazards to aircraft, personnel and/or equipment, how to properly assess a potential site for usage and provide recommendations based on unit or mission requirements.

Note: Course instruction also includes an introduction to Host Nation Surveys (and review), as well as Missile Alert Facilities (MAF) and Launch Facility standards and procedures.

Drop Zone (DZ) Survey™ Course

A five-day course covering all aspects of standard tactical and administrative Drop Zone (DZ) surveying and site selection, including an overview of DAFMAN 13-217 (and applicable AFSOC Supplements) for DZ criteria, Host Nation DZ surveys, a review of Safety of Flight (SoF) procedures, and survey package submission to the final approving authority. Surveyors will understand how to implement the ‘highest’ level of safety standards when evaluating potential hazards to aircraft, personnel and/or equipment, how to properly assess a potential site for usage and provide recommendations based on unit or mission requirements.

Note: Course instruction also includes an introduction to various types of DZ’s; (i.e., MFF, JPADS, I-CDS, HVCDS, Drop Sondes, Area (w/RPI’s & MPI’s), Water, Open Field, Tree Jump, Mission, & Parachute Demonstration Team).

Forward Area Refueling Point (FARP) Survey™ Course

A ten-day course covering all aspects of tactical and administrative Forward Area Refueling Point (FARP) surveying and site certification, i.e. Temporary or Permanent, including STANEVAL or Loadmaster review procedures, and survey package submission to the final approving authority. Surveyors will understand how to implement the ‘highest’ level of safety standards when evaluating potential hazards to aircraft, personnel and/or equipment, how to properly assess a potential site for usage, environmental impact analysis, emergency egress planning and provide recommendations based on unit or mission requirements.

Note: Course instruction also includes an introduction to sister service and other than U.S. controlled FARP sites standards and procedures.

Light Tactical Fixed-Wing (LTFW) Survey™ Course

A five-day course covering all aspects of tactical and administrative Light Tactical Fixed-Wing (LTFW) surveying, assessment and site selection, including an overview of DAFMAN 13-217 (and applicable AFSOC Supplements) for LTFW criteria, a review Safety of Flight (SoF) procedures, and survey package submission to the final approving authority. Surveyors will understand how to implement the ‘highest’ level of safety standards when evaluating any and all vertical obstructions and calculating height above runway cross-sections, and Glide Slope Ratio (GSR) determination(s).

Note: Course instruction also includes an introduction to SPACI analysis and surface distress reporting for all potential movement areas.

Landing Zone (LZ) Survey™ Course

An intense hands-on course covering all aspects of tactical and administrative Landing Zone (LZ) surveying, assessment and site selection, including overview of Engineering Technical Letters (ETLs) 04-7 and 02-19 for LZ’s and a review of DAFMAN 13-217 (and AFSOC Supplements), as well as, Safety of Flight (SoF) procedures, and survey package submission to the final approving authority. Surveyors will understand how to implement the ‘highest’ level of safety standards when evaluating any and all vertical obstructions and calculating height above runway cross-sections, longitudinal and transverse gradient analysis, and Glide Slope Ratio (GSR) determination(s).

Note: Course instruction also includes an introduction to SPACI analysis and surface distress reporting for all potential movement areas.

Shopping cart
There are no products in the cart!
Continue shopping