Title:

Designate A 14 CFR Part 121 Aircrew Program Designee (APD)

Number:

3.1.38

Validation Date: 05/11/16

Approval Date: 7/25/05

Comments:

 

Job Task Sponsor:

AFS-200

Job Series:

1825 Aviation Safety Inspector (Air Carrier Operations)

Function:

3.0 Certification

Duty:

3.1 Airman Certification

Rating and Ranking

Difficulty:

Moderate

Importance:

Critical

Time to Accomplish:

2 Days

Specialty

Frequency

OPS

Annually

CSI

Not Applicable

DSI

Not Applicable

Course Numbers

27100127

21621

27100129

 

 

PTRS Activity Codes

 

 

1562

1672

1626

1679

 

 

 

 

1675

1676

1677

 

 

 

 

 

1678

1674

1680

 

 

 

 

 

 

Regulatory Requirements

Link to Supplemental Regulatory Requirements (SRR)

14 CFR Part 1

14 CFR Part 60

14 CFR Part 61

14 CFR Part 91

14 CFR Part 121

14 CFR Part 183

 

Forms

FAA Form 8000-36    PTRS Transmittal Form

FAA Form 8000-5      Certificate of Designation

FAA Form 8060-4      Temporary Airman Certificate

FAA Form 8060-5      Notice of Disapproval

FAA Form 8400-3      Application for an Airman Certificate and/or Rating

FAA Form 8430-9      Certificate of Authority

FAA Form 8710-1      Airman Certificate and/or Rating Application (Pilot)

FAA Form 8710-6      Examiner Designation and Qualification Record

 

Job Aids

FAA Order 8900.1, Vol. 13, Chap. 2, Sec. 2, Figures 13-6 and 13-7

 

Other Guidance

FAA Order 8900.1      Flight Standards Information Management System (FSIMS)

FAA S-8081-5D         ATP and Type Rating (Airplane) Practical Test Standards

Certificate Holder’s Approved Training Program

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

TASK DESCRIPTION:

Designate an Aircrew Program Designee (APD) and document the results.

 

SUBTASK 1:

Review and evaluate APD’s application for designation and schedule an observation, if appropriate. Coordinate an appropriate observation with the Certificate Holder and APD.

Objective/Skill:

Performance:

Review APD’s application and contact Certificate Holder and APD to schedule an observation.

Conditions:

FAA Order 8900.1 and FAA Form 8710-6.

Certificate Holders’ policies.

Standards:

IAW FAA Order 8900.1,

Vol. 3, Chap. 21, Sec. 3;

Vol. 5, Chap. 3;and

Vol. 13, Chaps. 1 and 2.

Knowledge:

Understand the Guidance and Policy contained in FAA Order 8900.1 ;

Vol. 3, Chap. 21, Sec. 3

Vol. 5, Chap. 3

Vol. 13, Chaps. 1 and 2

Understand the Certificate Holders’ policies.

 

SUBTASK 2:

Become familiar and understand FAA APD guidance and policy requirements.

Objective/Skill:

Performance:

Review applicable FAA guidance and procedures.

Conditions:

FAA Order 8900.1 and 14 CFR Parts 61 and 121.

Standards:

IAW FAA Order 8900.1,

Vol. 3, Chap. 21, Sec. 3;

Vol. 5, Chap. 3; and

Vol. 13, Chaps. 1 and 2.

Knowledge:

Understand the Guidance and Policy contained in FAA Order 8900.1;

Vol. 3, Chap. 21, Sec. 3

Vol.5, Chap. 3

Vol. 13, Chaps. 1 and 2

 Understand the Regulatory Requirements contained in 14 CFR;

Part 61, Section 61.157

Part 121, Appendix F

Part 121, Appendix H

Part 121, Subpart Y

Part 121, Section 121.441

 

SUBTASK 3:

Become familiar with the Certificate Holder’s flight crew training program and APD policies.

Objective/Skill:

Performance:

Review and understand the Certificate Holder’s flight crew training program and APD policies.

Conditions:

Certificate Holder’s manuals.

Standards:

IAW the Certificate Holder’s flight crew training manuals.

Knowledge:

Understand the procedures contained in the Certificate Holder’s flight crew training program and APD policies.

 

SUBTASK 4:

Document results of evaluation and debrief applicant.

Objective/Skill:

Performance:

Issue authorization/disapproval and document evaluation and debrief applicant.

Conditions:

Results of evaluation.

Standards:

IAW FAA Order 8900.1

Knowledge:

Understand the Guidance and Policy contained in FAA Order 8900.1;

Vol. 3, Chap. 21, Sec. 3

Vol.5, Chap. 3

Vol. 13, Chaps. 1 and 2

Understand the Regulatory Requirements contained in 14 CFR;

Part 61, Section 61.157

Part 121, Appendix F

Part 121, Appendix H

Part 121, Subpart Y

Part 121, Section 121.441