Director of Training Design
Steve Dennis is the Director of Training Design for CAE. He is responsible for evolving the company’s civil aviation training programs from traditional task based training to competency based training and assessment. Mr. Dennis and his team execute the training needs analysis and design of CAE’s business jet, commercial jet, helicopter and advanced air mobility/eVTOL training programs.
He joined CAE in 2012 after 10 years of freight and fractional flying with AirNet and NetJets. Prior to his current position, Mr. Dennis served as CAE’s FAA Global Head of Training with the mandate of ensuring quality and compliance of all flight training activities conducted under the part 142 certificate globally. He has also held positions as a courseware manager and a training manager, where he oversaw the Hawker, Sikorsky and Advanced Airmanship programs.
Mr. Dennis hold a bachelor’s degree in Commercial Aviation from the University of North Dakota and lives in New Jersey with his wife, 3 kids and enormous bernedoodle.