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Understanding & Preparing DAOS Surveillance - October 2019


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Course duration: 2 days     Course date: 7 - 8 October  2019     Course location: Gatwick, UK


This course provides delegates with an understanding of the updated UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) Design Approved Organisations Scheme (DAOS) described in the RA 5800 series, the relationship with the UK CAA in the delivery of the Joint Audit approach with the Military Aviation Authority (MAA) and how to prepare for the audits.

This course is suitable for Military and Industry personnel who are required to work within the context of the DAOS scheme (either via a new approval or transitioning from legacy requirements) and who are seeking to understand the impact of the new RA5800 series and its integration with the other Military Requirement Publications.



Key topics include:


  • Introduction to DAOS
  • The new RA5800 Series DAOS Requirements
  • Integration with the other elements of the Type Airworthiness Engineering (TAE) regulations
  • Overview of the Defence Standards
  • Differences between the Military and Civil processes
  • Integrated DAOS Assessment and Surveillance Checklists
  • DAOS initial assessment, surveillance process and surveillance scheduling