Task:     

O3.4.41   Designate a Training Center Evaluator under 14 CFR Part 142

Function: 

Duty:     

3.0   Certification

3.4   Air Agency Certification

Previous Task Analysis: 

 

 

Difficulty:

Importance:

Frequency:

4

4

1

Criticality:

Time:

Job Aid:

Y

 

N

PTRS Tracking

Specialty

1559

 

 

 

 

 

S

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Legal References :

49 USC 40104               Promotion of Civil Aeronautics and Safety of Air Commerce

49 USC 40113               Administrative

49 USC 44702               Issuance of Certificates

49 USC 44707               Examining and Rating Air Agencies

 

Purpose :

To verify the training center evaluator nominee’s qualifications, experience, skill and knowledge meet requirements for designation in accordance with Federal Aviation Regulations

 

Significant Interfaces :

Training Center Evaluator (TCE) Nominee

Air Agency Key Personnel

Training Center Program Manager

Certificate Holding District Office (CHDO)

 

Procedural Guidance :

14 CFR Part 61,            Certification: Pilots, Flight Instructors, and Ground Instructors

14 CFR Part 63,                        Certification: Flight Crew Members Other Than Pilots

14 CFR Part 91,                        General Operating and Flight Rules

14 CFR Part 121,          Certification and Operations: Domestic, Flag, and Supplemental Operations

14 CFR Part 125,          Certification and Operations: Airplanes Having a Seating Capacity of 20 or More Passengers or a Maximum Payload Capacity of 6,000 Pounds of More; and Rules Governing Persons on Board Such Aircraft

14 CFR Part 135,             Operating Requirements: Commuter and on Demand Operations and Rules Governing Persons on Board Such Aircraft (Air Taxi Operators and Commercial Operators)

14 CFR Part 137,          Agricultural Aircraft Operations

14 CFR Part 142,          Training Centers

14 CFR Part 183,          Representatives of the Administrator

Order 1380.51,              Program Tracking and Reporting Subsystem

Order 8900.1,                Flight Standards Information Management System (FSIMS)

Order 8710.3,                Pilot Examiner's Handbook

FAA-S-8081-5C,           Airline Transport Pilot and /or Type Rating Practical Test Standards

                                    Practical Test Standards

Vital Information Subsystem (VIS), - Flight Standards Automation System

 

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

 

Forms :

 

FAA Form 8000-5,        Certificate of Designation

FAA Form 8000-36,      PTRS Transmittal Form

FAA Form 8430-9,        Certificate of Authority

FAA Form 8710-1,        Airman Certification and/or Rating Application

FAA Form 8710-6,        Examiner Designation and Qualification Record


1.         Receive FAA Form 8710-6, Designated Examiner Application/ Qualification record from training center nominating training center evaluator

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 54, Sec. 2

                                               

2.         Open PTRS record

                        K:         Order 1380.51

           

3.         Review nominee’s application

                        K:         14 CFR § 142.47

                        K:         14 CFR § 142.49

                        K:         14 CFR § 142.53

                        K:         14 CFR § 142.55

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 54, Sec. 2

                                               

            3.1        Confirm candidate's qualifications

                        K:         14 CFR § 142.47

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 54, Sec. 2

           

                        3.1.1     Review nominee’s enforcement history

               K:         VIS

 

                        3.1.2     Review nominee’s accident/incident history

                        K:         VIS

 

                        3.1.3    Examine nominee’s pilot, certified flight instructor and medical certificates

                        K:         14 CFR § 142.47

                       

                        3.1.4     Examine nominee’s qualifications and currency as evidenced in pilot logbook

                        K:         14 CFR § 61.57                        

                                               

4.         Schedule nominee for practical (oral and flight) test

                        K:         14 CFR § 142.49

                        K:         14 CFR § 142.53

                        K:         14 CFR § 142.55

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 54, Sec. 2

           

5.         Prepare examination(s)

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 54, Sec. 2

           

 

6.         Conduct oral/knowledge exam

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 54, Sec. 2

                        K:         Appropriate Practical Test Standards

                        K:         14 CFR Part 61

                        K:         14 CFR Part 63 - if appropriate

                        K:         14 CFR Part 91

                        K:         14 CFR Part 121- if appropriate

                        K:         14 CFR Part 125- if appropriate

                        K:         14 CFR Part 135- if appropriate

                        K:         14 CFR Part 137- if appropriate

 

7.         Inspect flight test aircraft

                       

            7.1        Review aircraft documents

                        K:         14 CFR § 61.45

                        K:         14 CFR § 91.203

                       

            7.2        Inspect aircraft logbooks

                        K:         14 CFR § 91.417

                       

            7.3        Perform interior/exterior inspection

                        K:         14 CFR § 91.7

                        K:         14 CFR § 91.9

           

8.         Conduct flight test

                        K:         Appropriate Practical Test Standards

 

9.         Document designation

                       

            9.1        Advise air agency/applicant of designation results

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 54, Sec. 2

                       

            9.2        Make appropriate Vital Information System entries

                        K:         VIS

 

            9.3        File supporting paperwork at the certificate holding district office

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 54, Sec. 2

                       

10.        Close PTRS record

                        K:         Order 1380.51