Safety 1st Overview
NATA’s goal is to assist members who provide ground assistance with the best safety guidance and training available in the industry. Members interested in taking advantage of the best safety practices and training available to our industry today are encouraged to review the many Safety 1st programs below.
 
NATA Safety 1st PLST Online (Professional Line Service Training)
PLST Online is the best way to train and recurrently train the men and women out on the tarmac who marshal, fuel and manage the aircraft, crew and passengers that are the lifeblood of any FBO.
 
NATA Safety 1st Management System For Ground Operations (SMS)
NATA has established a safety management system for line service/ground safety that aims to reduce ground-handling accidents and the resultant insurance claims. NATA’s SMS consists of two basic components: development of a customized safety program by participants based on best practices and procedures, and continual monitoring of risks.
 
NATA Safety 1st Ground Audit Standard
NATA Safety 1 st has established the NATA Safety 1 st Ground Audit Program and the standards to create a consistent operational safety standard for fixed base operators, airports, and other service providers while increasing the overall safety level of these operations. This program also provides on-demand charter, fractional, and corporate aircraft operators with an alternative to costly proprietary audits from these service providers.
 
NATA Safety 1st eToolkit Newsletter
The eToolkit is an online, monthly safety newsletter that highlights ramp safety for both the NATA Safety 1st Management System (SMS) and NATA’s PLST Online.
 
NATA’s Education And Training Offerings
NATA helps you better serve your customers by offering additional learning opportunities through various workshops, seminars, webinars and online training. Click here to visit education and training page.
 
NATA’s Committees
Member-based committees play an important role in achieving an effective and progressive NATA and are a vital part of the association’s operations. Get involved with committees that are the backbone of NATA and make a difference in our industry. Click here to visit committee page.