By subscribing to the Tour Operators Program of Safety, the operator will realize the following benefits:
- A safer operation
- Insurance discounts
- Preference in tour booking sectors
- An outline that can be used as a guide for developing a training program
- An outline that can be used as a guide for developing a safety program
Materials to assist in the development of a proper passenger briefing program including:
- Sample script
- Sample passenger briefing cards
- Clipart for computer generation of briefing materials
- Sample of video for developing a video briefing program
Endorsements from industry and governmental agencies in recognition of the operator’s commitment to safety, including:
- Insurance industry
- Travel industry (ASTA, NTA, World Tour Association and state travel and tourism)
- Cruise lines, media, environmental groups, incentive groups, travel desks, ticket sales outlets, etc.
The TOPS logo and a plaque to display your commitment to the safety program will be available to all subscribers.
A list and subscription forms for appropriate aviation periodicals.
Human Factors/Crew Management training materials geared to the single-pilot tour operator.