Interactive Employee Training

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Welcome to IET

Our Interactive Employee Training (IET) provides engaging, high-quality training content to airports and aviation firms. Courses may be hosted using our web-based Learning Suite for tracking and reporting training results or content may be produced for an organization’s existing LMS.

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  • Customized training programs

  • Secure centrally managed reporting suite

  • Training results downloaded in multiple file formats

  • Virtual instructor to guide each user

  • Interactive testing focused on adult learning

  • High-definition video and animation

  • Ability to integrate with identity management solutions

Frequently Asked Questions

What is IET?

AAAE’s Interactive Employee Training (IET) provides engaging, high-quality training content to airports and aviation firms. Courses may be hosted using our web-based Learning Suite for tracking and reporting training results or content may be produced for an organization’s existing LMS.

Who should use IET?

IET is used by more than 125 airports across the United States to meet training requirements for Part 139 and 1542 regulations. Training may be completed in a training room environment or over the web. Courses are customized to the needs of each individual airport. Aviation firms rely on AAAE’s experience to design custom, interactive, engaging content for their unique needs.

Is IET only for airports?

No. AAAE is able to help any organization with interactive, engaging content.

How is content developed?

AAAE’s production team collaborates with each airport to develop custom, interactive courses in high-definition. AAAE offers its expertise to airports in course development and best practices in e-learning techniques. However, airports are able to customize content to its unique operational and security-based needs.

How is content kept current?

Training within the airport environment is highly specialized, regulated and complex. Founded in 1928, AAAE is one of the most experienced and trusted aviation organizations in the world. AAAE has access to subject matter experts across the aviation industry and content development experts on staff with backgrounds in e-learning. Long-lasting relationships with federal transportation regulators keep AAAE ahead of impending changes to content and keep airports current with federal regulations.

How are training results tracked and reported?

Airports are provided access to AAAE’s secure, web-based IET Learning Suite where all training results are graded and tracked in real time. The Learning Suite is centrally managed and provides airports the ability to download results in multiple file formats. IET allows airports to successfully and efficiently pass federal audits by both the Federal Aviation Administration and Transportation Security Administration with easily accessible data.

How is IET delivered?

IET can be delivered across multiple platforms, in a training room or over the web. Training results and data easily integrate with airport identity management software solutions and other common business platforms.

Can IET be used to track and report content not created by AAAE?

Yes, IET allows airports to import locally created content in addition to content created by AAAE.

Does AAAE supply the hardware to support IET?

Yes, AAAE is able to supply and support the hardware required to implement computer-based training within airports.

Does IET meet FAA Advisory Circular 150/5210-18A?

Yes, IET meets FAA Advisory Circular 150/5210-18A requirements, allowing for funding with federal grant monies through the Airport Improvement Program (AIP) and with revenue from the Passenger Facility Charges (PFC) Program.

How much does IET initially cost?

Pricing for IET courses are based upon the length of each course, the level of customization and the degree of interactivity required to develop the desired content.

Software and hardware costs are largely determined by the technical infrastructure each airport or firm requires to efficiently execute training at their location.

Contact Ben Hubbard for a quote.

Is there an annual fee to maintain IET?

AAAE offers various service plans to support the software, hardware and content at each airport. Rates and service offerings vary across each level of support.



Transportation Security Clearinghouse

We are the only organization in the United States providing both vetting and training services to airports. We are able to integrate these programs into one unified compliance solution. Learn more about TSC.


Identity Management Systems

Our computer-based training solutions are integrated with all industry-leading airport identity management solutions at dozens of locations.


Human Resource Management

We can provide real-time data to an airport's human resource management software, offering organizations a complete picture of an employee's training history.

Questions? Contact Us!

To learn more about custom courses or to set up a demo, contact Ben Hubbard, C.M., ACE.

If you are a student and need assistance regarding online training, please contact your local Credentialing/Badging Office.

For IET Helpdesk and support, email or call 703.797.2555.

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Ben Hubbard, C.M., ACE

Director, Compliance Services

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