Following the highly successful CAT Leader Forum: Skills Decay webinar held on 7th April 2021, we are pleased to share the executive summary of the event.

Our expert panel offered valuable insight, and a combined, evidence-based view of the impact of Covid-19 on Pilot Skills Fade.

Click on the image to download the Executive Summary.


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Become a member of and watch the full discussion between Capt. Martin Mahoney, Emirates; Capt. Tanja Harter, European Cockpit Association; Capt. Carl Haslem, Resilient Pilot; and Capt. Helen Heenan, KURA Human Factors.  

At a time when EBT/ CBTA is becoming the norm, should we be better talking about “Competency Decay? In the coming months, airlines will face hundreds of pilots returning and, depending on how the pandemic and travel evolves, on short notice; airlines may not have the time or resources to go through extensive re-training … So, the question is then: what is ACCEPTABLE what is NOT?

Read the full report, including findings from the original Heads of Training working group discussion.

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