Task:

O3.4.48 Evaluate a 14 CFR Part 142 Training Center Training Program

Function:

Duty:

3.0 Certification

3.4 Air Agency Certification

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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 evaluate and approve a 14 CFR Part 142 Training Center training program

 

Significant Interfaces :

Training Center

Flight Standards District Office

Training Center Program Manager

Aircraft Specialist

 

Procedural Guidance :

14 CFR Part 61, Certification: Pilots and Flight Instructors

14 CFR Part 91, General Operating and Flight Rules

14 CFR Part 135, Operating Requirements: Commuter and On-Demand Operations and Rules Governing Persons On Board Such Aircraft

14 CFR Part 142, Training Center

SFAR 58, Advanced Qualification Program

Order 1380.51, Program Tracking and Reporting Subsystem

Order 8900.1, Flight Standards Information Management System (FSIMS)

AC 120-35 (as amended), Line Operational Simulations: Line-Oriented Flight Training, Special Purpose Operational Training, Line Operational Evaluation

AC 120-45 (as amended), Airplane Flight Training Device Qualification

AC 120-53 (as amended), Crew Qualifications and Pilot Type Rating Requirements for Transport Category Aircraft Operated under 14 CFR Part 121

AC 120-54 (as amended), Advanced Qualification Program

 

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 8000-36, PTRS Transmittal Form

 

 


1. Receive request from Training Center to evaluate training program

 

1.1 Determine that a training program is required for initial certification

K: 14 CFR 142.37

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

 

1.2 Open PTRS record

K: Order 1380.51

 

Pre-application Phase

 

2. Discuss and establish the requirements of a training program with the operator applicant

K: 14 CFR Part 61, Subpart F

K: 14 CFR Part 135, Subpart H

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 54, Sec. 2, Sec. 3 and Sec. 6

K: AC 120-54 (as amended)

 

2.1 Discuss and establish the requirements of a flight crew training curriculum, if applicable

K: 14 CFR Part 61, Subpart F

K: 14 CFR Part 135, Subpart H

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 54, Sec. 2, Sec. 3 and Sec. 6

K: AC 120-54 (as amended)

 

2.2 Discuss and establish the requirements of check airman and instructor training curriculum, if applicable

K: 14 CFR 135.339

K: 14 CFR 135.340

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 54, Sec. 2, Sec. 3 and Sec. 6

 

Formal Application Phase

 

3. Receive curriculum or curriculum segments from the operator

K: 14 CFR Part 135, Subpart H

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 54, Sec. 6

 

Document and Compliance Phase

 

4. Conduct in-depth evaluation of operator's proposed curriculum or curriculum segments

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 54, Sec. 6

 

4.1 Evaluate operator's proposed flight crew training curriculum, if applicable

K: 14 CFR Part 61, Subpart F

K: 14 CFR Part 135, Subpart H

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 54, Sec. 2, Sec. 3 and Sec. 6

K: AC 120-54 (as amended)

 

4.2 Evaluate operator's proposed check airman and instructor training curriculum, if applicable

K: 14 CFR 135.339

K: 14 CFR 135.340

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

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

 

5. Determine if curriculum or curriculum segment meets requirements

 

5.1 If curriculum or curriculum segment is acceptable, issue initial approval

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 54, Sec. 6

 

5.2 If curriculum or curriculum segment is unacceptable, deny initial approval

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 54, Sec. 6

 

5.2.1 Close and trigger PTRS record, if applicable

K: Order 1380.51

 

Demonstration and Inspection Phase

 

6. Open triggered PTRS record, if applicable

K: Order 1380.51

 

7. Conduct ongoing evaluation of the initially approved training curriculum or curriculum segment

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 54, Sec. 6

 

8. Determine if ongoing training is adequate

 

8.1 If training is inadequate withdraw initial approval

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

 

8.1.1 Close PTRS record, if applicable

K: Order 1380.51

 

Certification Phase

 

9. Issue final approval of operator's training curriculum or curriculum segments

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

 

9.1 Continue to monitor training and if training is found to be deficient, withdraw final approval

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

K. Order 8900.1, Vol. 6, Chap. 8, Sec. 1

 

9.2 Close PTRS record, if applicable

K: Order 1380.51

 

10. Complete documentation of training evaluation

 

10.1 Complete appropriate Vital Information Subsystem (VIS) entries

K: 1380.51

 

10.2 Update Flight Standards District Office file

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

 

11. Close PTRS record

K: Order 1380.51