Task:

M3.3.20 Evaluate a 14 CFR Part 121/135 (10 or More) Maintenance Training Program/Record/Revision

Function:

Duty:

3.0 Certification

3.3 Air Operator Certification

Previous Task Analysis:

1995 Hughes Task # 2.3.35, 2.3.76, 3.3.20 and 3.3.131

1985 Allen Corp Task # 1.3.32

Difficulty:

Importance:

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PTRS Tracking

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Legal References:

49 USC § 40113           Administrative

49 USC § 44701           General Requirements

49 USC § 44702           Issuance of Certificates

49 CFR § 44703           Airman Certificates

49 USC § 44704           Type Certificates, Production Certificates, and Airworthiness Certificates

49 USC § 44705           Air Carrier Operating Certificates

Purpose:

To evaluate an applicant/operator’s maintenance/inspection training program/record/revision for regulatory compliance

Significant Interfaces:

Operator/Applicant

Certificate Holding District Office

Flight Standards District Office

Regional Flight Standards Division

Flight Standards National Field Office, AFS-900

Aircraft Maintenance Division, AFS-300

Procedural Guidance (current editions):

14 CFR Part 39,           Airworthiness Directives

14 CFR Part 43,           Maintenance, Preventive Maintenance, Rebuilding, and Alteration

14 CFR Part 65,           Certification: Airmen other than Flight Crewmembers

14 CFR Part 121,          Operating Requirements: Domestic, Flag, and Supplemental Operations

14 CFR Part 135,          Operating Requirements: Commuter and on Demand Operations and Rules Governing Persons on Board such Aircraft

14 CFR Part 145,          Repair Stations

49 CFR Part 173,          Shippers - General Requirements for Shipments and Packagings

Order 1380.51,              Program Tracking and Reporting Subsystem

Order 8900.1,                Flight Standards Information Management System (FSIMS)

AC 135-16,                   Ground Deicing and Anti-Icing Training and Checking

NOTE:  Ensure you are using the most current information. The Flight Standards Information Management System (FSIMS) may be used to obtain current guidance.

1.         Receive maintenance training program/record/revision

K:      14 CFR § 121.375

K:      14 CFR § 135.433

K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 24, Sec. 1

1.1     Open PTRS record
K:      Order 1380.51
K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 24, Sec. 1

2.         Review operator's file for areas requiring special emphasis, as applicable

K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 24, Sec. 1

3.         Evaluate Maintenance/Required Inspection Item (RII) Training Program for required elements

K:      14 CFR Part 65

K:      14 CFR §§ 121.369 and 121.371

K:      14 CFR §§ 135.427 and 135.429

K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 24, Sec. 1

K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 32, Sec. 11

4.         Observe and evaluate operator/applicant's RII Training

K:      14 CFR §§ 121.369 and 121.371

K:      14 CFR §§ 135.427 and 135.429

K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 24, Sec. 1

K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 32, Sec. 11

5.         Observe and evaluate operator/applicant performing all required training, whether performed by operator/applicant or service provider

K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 24, Sec. 1 and Sec. 2

K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 65, Sec. 4

6.         Analyze findings

K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 24, Sec. 1

6.1     Advise operator/applicant of any deficiencies; discuss how to resolve deficiencies
K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 24, Sec. 1
6.2     Evaluate corrective actions
K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 24, Sec. 1

7.          If all applicable requirements have been met

7.1     Send letter to operator/applicant indicating approval of program
K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 24, Sec. 1
7.2     Return accepted program to operator/applicant with instructions to provide a copy to the Certificate Holding District Office
K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 24, Sec. 1

8.         Document task

K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 24, Sec. 1

8.1     File all supporting paperwork in the operator/applicant’s file
K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 24, Sec. 1
8.2     Close PTRS record
K:      Order 1380.51
K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 24, Sec. 1

9.         Future activities

9.1     Conduct normal surveillance
K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 24, Sec. 1