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Diploma in Aviation Finance – Smurfit Executive Development Autumn 2024 Dates TBC

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Diploma in Aviation Finance

Commencing Autumn 2024 Dates TBC

Duration: 9 months ,  6 x 2 Day modules

Full Cost:  €14,540* (*UCD Business Alumni €13,850) | Aviation Skillnet Funded Alumni Cost €11,080

For details on Aviation Skillnet funding email maeve@icbe.ie

This programme takes advantage of Smurfit’s position as the leading academic research and teaching hub for aviation leasing and finance in Ireland and globally. This combined with Ireland’s leading position as the number one hub for this sector in the world makes this programme truly unique.

The programme has been developed with input from the aviation finance and leasing sector to ensure it addresses the needs of the industry. Participants will acquire a detailed understanding of the financial processes associated with the aviation finance sector including suitable risk assessment and aircraft asset management, accounting issues, financing and credit enhancement, leasing developments and insurance applications. There will be a substantial focus on sustainability issues and how finance can support the sectors proposed Net Zero targets. They will also develop the necessary knowledge and skills to reach the highest level in the aircraft and airline financing industry.

Who is it for?
  • Mid-to-senior level executives looking to expand their knowledge of aviation financing.
  • Executives working in aviation leasing, airlines, banks, insurers, service providers and law firms, among others.
  • Experienced technical specialists transitioning towards a general management function in aviation finance and leasing.
  • Advisors and professional consultants

Programme Structure

This programme is delivered over a series of 6 two-day workshops within a 9–month period. 100% attendance is required.

Assessments and Workload

Participants are assessed on a module-by-module basis through a variety of practical assignments. The emphasis throughout the programme is on the practical application of knowledge to benefit the participant, their team, and their organisation.

For details on Content please visit the  Smurfit Website