Task:

O3.4.50 Designate/Renew 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:

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Criticality:

Time:

Job Aid:

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PTRS Tracking

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Legal References:

49 U.S.C. 40104            Promotion of Civil Aeronautics and Safety of Air Commerce

49 U.S.C. 40113            Administrative

49 U.S.C. 44702            Issuance of Certificates

49 U.S.C. 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)

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 Crewmembers 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)

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

eVID,                           Enhanced Vital Information Database (eVID), - Flight Standards Automation

System

Practical Test Standards

NOTE: Ensure you are using 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,      Program Tracking and Reporting System Data Sheet

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

 

 
 

Steps, Sub-Steps & Knowledge

Recommended Training

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

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

2.                                    Open Program Tracking and Reporting Subsystem (PTRS) record

K:         Order 1380.51

3.                                    Review evaluator application (use job aid)

K:         14 CFR part 142, § 142.49
K:         14 CFR § 142.53
K:         14 CFR § 142.55
K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 54, Sec. 2

3.1                            Review evaluator’s activity

Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 54, Sec. 2
3.1.1     Review evaluator’s enforcement history
K:         eVID
3.1.2     Review evaluator’s accident/incident history
K:         eVID
3.1.3     Examine evaluator’s pilot, certified flight instructor and medical certificates
K:         14 CFR § 142.47
3.1.4     Examine evaluator’s qualifications and currency as evidenced in pilot logbook
K:         14 CFR part 61, § 61.57

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

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:         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
K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 54, Sec. 2
K:         Appropriate Practical Test Standards

7.                                    Inspect flight test aircraft (if applicable)

7.1                            Review aircraft documents

K:         14 CFR § 61.45
K:         14 CFR § 91.203

7.2                            Inspect aircraft logbooks

K:         14 CFR part 91, § 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 eVID enhanced Vital Information Database entries

K:         eVID

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