MRO University

MRO Americas 2018 will host aviation maintenance education through the MRO University program. This year, all classes are held at the Orange County Convention Center before the full show is underway. Each course is $425, discounts are available for students and government employees. The courses cover Safety Assurance Systems, Suspected Unapproved Parts, and Safety Management Systems. This is a great chance for AMTs to get additional MRO training.

Safety Management Systems for Part 145 Repair Stations

Safety management systems exist to put strong emphasis on getting buy-in for proactive safety process from the entire organization and mitigating safety hazards. This course covers how to set SMART safety goals, creating emergency readiness programs, and promoting safety management system programs. Aviation professionals that complete the training will receive a certificate of completion.

Suspected Unapproved Parts

Unapproved parts are entering the aviation system, requiring constant attention to detect and determine next steps. This MRO training course involves how to identify suspect parts, determining part status and airworthiness, and how to report unapproved parts. The instructor will also speak about problems with unapproved parts and their impact on flight systems. The identification training is provided by a former FAA Suspected Unapproved parts Flight Standards manager. The course provides 50% of the 16 hour Inspection Authorization meeting requirements.

Safety Assurance Systems

The FAA compliance philosophy is the framework for how the FAA administers regulatory activities. The course will educate attendees on how safety assurance systems and data collection tools affect MROs. The core principles discussed will be how to identify environment hazards and control risk. MROs have indicated that Safety Assurance System training is a goal for 2018. Aviation professionals that complete the training will receive a certificate of completion.

To register for MRO University classes, visit:
Find us at MRO Americas 2018, next to the Aerospace Maintenance Competition Stage at Booth #236:

mro americas 2018 e2b booth

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