Volcanic Ash

Volcanic Ash
The Volcanic Ash module covers information about the hazards of volcanic ash phenomenon and its negative effects on aviation. This module also presents the preventive measures for avoiding a cloud of volcanic ash and the procedures used to deal with an encounter.


There is no specific requirement to train on Volcanic Ash under Part 135 unless you have added it to your training program requirements. We can include Volcanic Ash training as a stand-alone module or as part of the Weather module.
There is no specific International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations (IS-BAO) requirement for the Volcanic Ash module. The module complies with the IS-BAO training requirement for "additional training that is required to ensure a safe operation" defined in Chapter 8 of IS-BAO.
  • Volcanoes
  • Aviation And Volcanic Eruptions
  • Hazards
  • Avoidance
  • If Ash Is Encountered