The Gulf Centre for Aviation Studies (GCAS), the training arm of Abu Dhabi Airports, today announced that it has been appointed as an IATA Authorized Training Center (ATC). With that, GCAS will be able to diversify its course portfolio by offering globally recognized IATA Cargo & Dangerous Goods courses. GCAS has also been designated as the IATA examination centre for Abu Dhabi.

IATA’s courses cater to students who are looking to begin a career in the aviation industry as well as professionals who are already working in the industry and looking to strengthen their expertise with IATA certification.

Companies requiring training in cargo or dangerous goods handling for their employees are also eligible to participate in the IATA Cargo & Dangerous Goods courses. All trainees have the choice of distance learning or e-learning with the option of delegates enrolling in a face-to-face preparatory course with GCAS.

GCAS follows world-class standards for training, providing its students with high-end facilities and experienced instructors.