TP312 Course 1 – Essential Information is mandatory for all participants and must be the first course taken in the TP312 5th Edition Training program whether taken alone or with one or more other courses.
TP312 Course 2 – Aerodrome Data and Physical Characteristics consists of the following three online modules:
1. Chapter 2: Aerodrome Data
This module will discuss the various aerodrome data that are published in aeronautical publications. As well as definitions, the data include such things as geographic data, declared distances, ICAO Type A charts, pavement strength and condition of the movement area.
2. Chapter 3: Physical Characteristics (Runways)
This module will explain how the aircraft group number tables (introduced in Module 5) are used to determine runway widths and slopes and the length and width of runway strips.
Runway safety area, runway end safety area, stopways and turn pads will be discussed in terms of application, location and characteristics.
3. Chapter 3: Physical Characteristics (Taxiways)
This module describes how aircraft group number tables are used to determine the dimensions of taxiways and taxiway strips.
We will also look at taxiway minimum separation distances, taxiway safety area, holding bays and runway-holding positions.
On completion of this course you will be able to: