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Flight Operations Inspector Theory - October 2019 (EASA Virtual Academy)


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Course duration: 10 days     Course date: 28 October - 8 November 2019    Course location: Gatwick, UK


This course provides delegates from both the regulatory and operational environments with the core knowledge and competencies required to understand the process of compliance with European Community rules in respect of Commercial Air Transport (CAT) Operations. This course has been designed and developed by practising Senior Flight Operations Inspectors and is a core segment of the standard induction program for newly recruited UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) Flight Operations Inspecting Staff. This course is suitable for Inspecting staff within Flight and Ground Operations, both in regulatory and industry positions. The course may also be beneficial to AOC Post Holders and Compliance Auditors within the aviation regulatory environment.


Key topics include:


  • Legislation Overview and Practical Exercise
  • Part OPS – Structure and Content
  • Overview of Safety Management Systems
  • Flight Data Monitoring
  • Maintenance Management and EASA Part M (Continuing Airworthiness)
  • Navigational Approvals
  • Part SPA - All Weather operations
  • Part OPS – Performance
  • Part OPS - Mass and Balance
  • Part FTL and Fatigue Risk Management
  • Practical Auditing
  • Part FCL – An overview of the structure and content, and its relationship with Part OPS
  • MMEL & MEL Theory & Practical Workshop
  • AOC certification process and personnel requirements
  • Oversight of AOC holders including practical exercises
  • Non-Compliant Operators
  • Helicopters.