Programme  title:  Aircraft Leasing (Special Purpose Award, Level 7)

Date: 21st September  2020 (10 weeks)

Location: Shannon/On-Line

Cost: €1050 with Skillnet funding applied (contact for funding details)

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The aim of this module is to provide the student with an insight to the global aircraft leasing industry and Ireland’s role historically and currently within this sector. It will examine the major stakeholders and the size and scope of the worlds leased aircraft fleet, examining the factors which influence a lessor’s choice of country of registration. It will focus on some of the key elements of a typical operating lease agreement, its structure and the responsibilities of the Lessor and Lessee during a lease term.

Entry Requirements

A Level 6 qualification or equivalent

Content – Indicative

  • History of Aircraft Leasing & Industry Overview
  • Aircraft Leasing – the Business
  • Aircraft Registration
  • Aircraft Types and Performance
  • Overview Aircraft Lease Types
  • Overview of a typical Aircraft Operating Lease process
  • Aircraft Lease Technical Considerations
  • Lessor and Lessee obligations
  • Asset Value protection and Risk Management


Certificate in Aircraft Leasing  (Special Purpose Award, Level 7, 10 Credits