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Overview

INDUSTRY-LEADING TRAINING

FlightSafety Master Technician training provides aviation maintenance professionals with in-depth instruction and real-world practical training. This innovative and unique program is designed to enable maintenance technicians to further enhance their contributions to the safety, reliability and operating efficiency of the aircraft or components they support and maintain. The industry-leading Master Technician training program was developed in close collaboration with aviation manufacturers and the experience and expertise of FlightSafety’s highly qualified maintenance training professionals. Enhance your technical and professional abilities to develop more advanced skills through one or more of our five paths to becoming a Master Technician.

Multiple Master Technician Certificates

Once you’ve earned a Master Technician certificate, you can continue to expand both your skill sets and your career possibilities with additional Master Technician certificates. Additional certificates typically require fewer courses than the first certificate, acknowledging the training you’ve already completed.

Choose the Path That’s Right for You

Airframe

Builds on your proven technical abilities and knowledge with increasingly challenging airframe-specific instruction and hands-on practical training.

Mandatory Courses
All candidates for Master Technician – Airframe must complete the following:

  • Aircraft-Specific Initial
  • Aircraft-Specific Update
  • Aircraft-Specific Advanced Troubleshooting*
  • Aircraft-Specific Operational Maintenance Procedures*

*If not available, alternate courses will be added.

Electives
Choose one of these courses:

  • Airframe Practical 5- or 10-day Course
  • Aircraft-Specific Fault Analysis
  • Aircraft-Specific Engine Run and Taxi
  • Aircraft Specific Avionics
Avionics

Avionics-specific in-depth training, including hands-on practical instruction, complemented by a range of additional avionics focused elective courses to perfectly match your specific needs.

Mandatory Courses
All candidates for Master Technician – Avionics must complete the following:

  • Aircraft-Specific Avionics
  • Aircraft Electronic Technician (AET) Course
  • Avionics Standard Practices

Elective Courses
Choose any two of these courses.  Additional courses may be available.

  • Avionics Operational Maintenance Procedures
  • Avionics Advanced Troubleshooting
  • Avionics Practical 5- or 10-day course
  • NAV/COM
  • aeroIT or aeroIT Recertification
Cabin Systems

In-depth cabin communication and cabin management training with practical application providing the technician with the skills necessary to troubleshoot issues within the aircraft cabin.

Mandatory Courses
All candidates for Master Technician – Cabin Systems must complete the following:

  • aeroIT or aeroIT Recertification
  • OEM-Specific Cabin Connectivity
  • OEM-Specific Integrated Cabin Management Systems
  • OEM-Specific Cabin Systems OMP

Elective Courses
Choose any one of the below:

  • Aircraft-Specific Initial, Familiarization or Update Course
  • Avionics Standard Practices
Composites

Delivers an overview of composite use in airframes and builds skills in both repair and fabrication of composite structures.

Mandatory Courses
All candidates for Master Technician – Composites must complete the following:

  • Aircraft-Specific Initial, Familiarization or Update Course
  • Advanced Composite Structures: Fabrication and Damage Repair-Phase I
  • Advanced Composite Structures: Damage Repair-Phase II
  • Advanced Composite Structures: Damage Repair-Phase III

Elective Courses
Choose one of these courses.  Check with us for additional aircraft and OEM-specific courses.

  • Adhesive Bonding of Composites and Metals
  • Repair of Bonded Aluminum Structures
  • Mold Fabrication for Production and Repairs
  • Non-Destructive Inspection Techniques for Technicians and Inspectors
  • Hawker Beechcraft Aircraft Composite Repair
Engine-Specific

In-depth engine-specific training, including line and base instruction and engine condition trend monitoring, plus elective courses to reinforce current engine knowledge or round out overall technical skills.

Honeywell

Mandatory Courses
All candidates must complete the following:

  • Line Maintenance Course
  • Engine-Specific Update
  • Engine-Specific Intermediate Maintenance

Elective Courses
Choose two of these courses.  Additional courses may be available.

  • Aircraft Initial (with specific engine installed)
  • Aircraft Engine Run & Taxi (with specific engine installed)
  • Engine-Specific Vibration Analysis/Fan Balancing
  • Engine-Specific Update
  • Engine-Specific Troubleshooting

Pratt & Whitney Canada

Mandatory Courses
All candidates must complete the following:

  • Engine-Specific Line and Base  Course
  • Engine-Specific Operational Maintenance Procedures
  • Engine-Specific Update

Elective Courses
Choose two of these courses.  Additional courses may be available.

  • Aircraft Initial (with specific engine installed)
  • Aircraft Engine Run & Taxi (with specific engine installed)
  • Engine-Specific Borescope
  • Engine-Specific Hot Section Inspection (HSI) Training Course
  • Exhaust Duct Rotation (EDR)
  • Aircraft-Specific Engine Rigging
  • Engine Condition Trend Monitoring
Management

Provides the skills and practical application you need to interact effectively with customers, managers and coworkers, preparing you for a management position within  your Aviation Department.

Mandatory Courses
All candidates for Master Technician – Management must complete the following:

  • Aircraft-Specific Initial, Familiarization or Update Course
  • Leadership Elements for Flight Department Professionals†

Elective Courses
Choose any three of these courses:

  • Accident/Incident Response Preparedness‡
  • Aircraft Accident Investigation‡
  • Aviation Safety Management Systems‡
  • Gas Turbine Accident Investigation‡
  • Helicopter Accident Investigation‡
  • Human Factors in Aviation Safety‡
  • Human Factors in Maintenance‡
  • Safety Management for Aviation Maintenance‡
  • Safety Management for Ground Operations‡
  • Strengths for Aviation Professionals
  • Three eLearning courses: Choose from Hazmat, MEL, Human Factors or SMS

High Standards

A knowledgeable, motivated technician benefits all aspects of your operation.

  • Improved safety
  • Lower operational costs
  • Increased aircraft dispatch reliability

Manage Your Career

Put your career on the fast track. For additional information, please call +1 201.528.0170, or contact sales@flightsafety.com.

Benefits

Join more than 5,000 Master Technicians worldwide. Here are a few of the advantages.

  • Industry recognition
  • Professional/personal development
  • Expertise in your field
  • Greater asset to your maintenance department
  • Lifetime FlightBag Subscription for Graduated Program
  • Proficiency Protection Program
  • Continue your Master Technician path by earning additional certificates

Some rules and restrictions apply. Courses may differ based on program type. Please contact us for details.