Safety Management Systems (SMS) Fundamentals: Promotion

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Safety Management Systems (SMS) Fundamentals: Promotion

  1. 1. SMS Details: Federal Aviation Administration Safety Promotion Component Policy (Structure) Risk Management Safety Assurance Safety Promotion Federal Aviation Administration SL-1
  2. 2. Promotion: Definition Safety Promotion = a combination of: • Training and • Knowledge Sharing Activities that support the implementation and operation of SMS in an organization. Organizations must promote safety as a core value with practices that support a positive safety culture. Federal Aviation Administration SL-2
  3. 3. Training and Communication! • Employees must understand the SMS • Employees benefit from safety lessons learned • Explain why particular actions are taken • Develop awareness of hazards • Foster open reporting of safety concerns • Initial and ongoing training Federal Aviation Administration SL-3
  4. 4. Personnel Competencies and SMS Training • Identification of competency requirements • Selection and hiring criteria and standards • Training • Skill competency – Initial training – Recurrent training – Continuous training Federal Aviation Administration SL-4
  5. 5. ISD Processes SMS Processes Analyze SRM: System/ Task Description & Analysis Design Develop Implement Evaluate •Safety Critical Job Tasks •Competencies (KSA’s, etc) •Target audience characteristics •Training Tasks •Qualification Standards (SRM Risk Control) •Courseware •Medium •Lessons, Exercises, Activities •Tests, Evaluations SA: Monitoring •Training Delivery •Records •Testing/Qualifying SA: Assessment •Student Evaluation/critique •Instructor Critique •OJT & performance observations Federal Aviation Administration SL-5
  6. 6. Commitment to SMS • Documents alone will not guarantee development of a positive safety culture. • Employees must see evidence of management commitment to SMS. Management Attitudes & Actions = the most important factor. ICAO Doc. 9859 Federal Aviation Administration SL-6
  7. 7. Commitment to SMS • Documents alone will not guarantee development of a positive safety culture. • Employees must see evidence of management commitment to SMS. Management Attitudes & Actions = the most important factor. ICAO Doc. 9859 Federal Aviation Administration SL-6

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