This course provides pilots with the knowledge of how easily a flight crew can fall into the traps of a terrain conflict. Included are examples of the common mistakes that have been made in past accidents, and the keys to avoid such errors in the future.
The course includes the following topics:
- Introduction and Definition of ALAR
- Missed Approaches or Go-arounds
- ALA Categories and Risk factors
- Situational Awareness
- Standard Operating Procedures
- Briefings and Callouts
- Regulatory Guidance
- Human factors
- Air Traffic Control
- Flight Crew Complacency
- Recommended Solutions
- A Primary "Golden Rule"