Course detail: FAA Type Certification Process
- The type certification process - from start to finish
- FAA orders, guidance and policies to properly support a successful type certification project
- How the certification process flows
- The change product rule
- The differences between minor change, major design change, major alteration and major repair
- Required forms and when to use them
- Real-world examples of completed type certification projects - including mistakes made/lessons learned
- Class interaction to further enhance your understanding
Those involved in product or article certification (aircraft/equipment OEM, aircraft modifiers, suppliers and ODA personnel) including design engineers, airworthiness engineers, consultants, certification specialists, project managers, quality assurance managers, FAA designers (engineering/manufacturing), and FAA Organization Designation Authorization (ODA) unit and support personnel.
For those not involved in product or article certification, we recommend taking the following course prior to taking this course:
FAA Aircraft Certification and Airworthiness Approvals
Early registration fee: $2,295 if you register and pay by the early registration deadline (45 days prior to the first day of class).
Regular registration fee: $2,495 if you register and pay after the early registration deadline.
Netherlands Defence Academy Discount
This course is available to Netherlands Defence Academy employees at a discounted registration fee. Please contact the NDA Procurement and Contracting department for details. Please note that you cannot register using our online system when requesting this discount.
Federal Employee Discount
This course is available to U. S. federal employees at 10% off the registration fee. To receive the federal employee discount, you must enter the code FGVT116 during the checkout process. Please note that you must validate your eligibility to receive this discount by entering your U.S. government email address (ending in .gov or .mil) when creating your online registration profile. This discount is available for both the early registration and regular registration fees.
28 classroom hours
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AERO0551 Course Information and Outline (PDF Document)