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Dawn M. Turner

Dawn M. Turner is a professional author with a passion for technical regulations and standards, as well as for their relevance and impact on corporate operations and industry in general. Dawn has more than 10 years of IT industry experience in hardware, programming & systems & network engineering. Her educational background includes a Certificate in computer operations & programming, CompTIA and Microsoft certifications, including A+, MCSE and MCP, Associates degree with major in business & minor in computer science, Bachelors of Science degree with major in business forensics & minor in accounting and an MBA with concentrations in finance & economics.

TrainAir Plus… A Path to Growing Your Training Center

It is anticipated that over the next 20 years, the aviation industry will need to fill 3,507 jobs a day to meet the shortage of skilled aviation workers that will grow exponentially as the industry continues to grow.

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TrainAir Plus Working to Solve Aviation’s Manpower Shortage

This article addresses the aviation industry’s current and future manpower shortage and how ICAO is helping with TrainAir Plus training initiatives.

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Regional TrainAir Plus Centre of Excellence & Compliance - What You Need to Consider

This article discusses the responsibilities and compliance requirements associated with becoming a Regional TrainAir Plus Centre of Excellence (RTCE).

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The Advantages of Being a TrainAir Plus Partner of Excellence and How to Get There

This article will describe the advantages of being a TrainAir Plus Partner of Excellence and explain how to achieve this special membership level.

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Benefits of Being a TrainAir Plus Member

The TrainAir Plus network consists of four categories of membership. This article discusses each membership category and its associated benefits.

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Understanding the Relevancy of Competency-Based Training for ATCO and ATSEP Trainees

This article will explain the importance of Competency Based Training and the role it plays in the preparing ATCO and ATSEP students for their jobs.

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TrainAir Plus - ICAO's Program for Safe, Secure, and Sustainable Development of Global Air Transport

This article will explain what ICAO’s TRAINAIR PLUS Programme is, its mission, and the value it can provide to all civil aviation training organizations.

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Understanding the ICAO Doc 10057 Manual on ATSEP Competency Based Training and Assessment

This article will explain what the ICAO Doc 10057 Manual on ATSEP Competency Based Training and Assessment is and how it is used for training guidelines.

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How is ATCO training structured according to ICAO and EASA?

Requirements are set by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for ATCO training to help maintain safe airspaces. ICAO’s requirements apply to all ATCOs across the globe. However, EASA’s requirements apply to ATCOs who work within Europe. 

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