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AVI:104Federal Regulations and Ground Operations2

This course concerns the Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR) governing aircraft maintenance and mechanics' privileges and responsibilities regarding maintenance. Students learn research techniques, the correct use of FAA forms and how to make maintenance record entries. Ground operations encompasses shop and flight line safety, including fire, jacking and hazardous materials procedures, towing, taxiing and tie-down procedures, fueling procedures and standard hand signals. The general curriculum subjects in this course and required by Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR) Part 147, Appendix B are Maintenance Publications, Mechanic Privileges and Limitations, Maintenance forms and Records and Ground Operations and Servicing. Additional lab hours required. Prerequisite: Reading Proficiency.