Aircraft Maintenance Schedule Introduction – 2 Days


The Aviation Maintenance Planning Function is the responsibility of the Aircraft Operator or Owner. The opportunity exists in every organization to employ effective Maintenance Planning processes to contribute significantly to achieving real cost savings within the organization.

This intensive 2 Day course considers best practice processes for accomplishing the various tasks which together make up the challenging role of Maintenance Planning, whilst at the same time considering opportunities to optimize the effectiveness of the process.
The course is delivered by industry practitioners with many years of real and relevant experience.

It is specifically designed for people with a direct involvement in EASA Part M Subpart C Planning functions whether in a Management Supervisory or Administrative role. However, it will serve as a beneficial training program for anyone with responsibilities which include delivering effective Aircraft Maintenance.

It will also be of benefit to Quality Audit Staff and persons who normally work within the Part M CAMO environment, particularly if elements of the Maintenance Planning Process are outsourced.

Who is the course for?

This course is designed to cater to professionals at different levels of experience, from beginners to those seeking to enhance their existing knowledge of aircraft maintenance scheduling. It provides participants with the necessary skills and knowledge to effectively develop, manage, and optimize aircraft maintenance schedules, ensuring the safe and efficient operation of aircraft fleets.

What is the Benefit of this Training – What will I learn?

This course provides participants with the necessary skills, knowledge, and strategies to develop efficient, compliant, and reliable aircraft maintenance schedules. By attending the course, professionals can contribute to improved operational efficiency, enhanced safety, and optimized resource utilization within their organizations.

Detailed Content / Topics – The following Subjects will be addressed

– Abbreviations and Terms
– Aircraft Maintenance Introduction
– Maintenance Review Board Process (MRB)
– Structural Maintenance Considerations
– Maintenance Planning Document (MPD)
– The Approved Maintenance Programme
– AMP – Management, Development and Amendment
– Accomplishment and Control of Airworthiness Directives
– Airworthiness Limitations (ALS)
– Introduction to Aircraft Reliability Systems
– Analysis of the Effectiveness of the Maintenance Program
– Non-Mandatory Modification Embodiment Policy
– Capacity Planning
– Block Check and Equalized Check Considerations
– Task Optimization vs Package Optimization

Target groups

All personnel with duties and/or responsibilities in the Airline Planning environment. Quality Assurance Staff. Also of Interest to persons working in a CAMO or Part M Quality System. Production Planning and Reliability Specialists, Engineers, Managers & Lease Companies.


General Awareness of the structure and functionality of the EASA Part M would be an advantage but not essential.

Learning Objectives

To provide attendees with:

– A regulatory perspective on the requirements to manage Continuing Airworthiness specifically in respect of Aircraft Maintenance Scheduling

– An effective understanding of industry best practice techniques to deliver effective Maintenance Scheduling

– Identify Specific issues which are both organisational and Industry specific.

– Consider opportunities to generate efficiencies in the Scheduling Process

What do People Say about Sofema Aviation Services Training?

“The instructor used the right words to explain the material.”
“The discussions among the group were very beneficial.”
“The instructor showed very resourceful background and experience.”
“All sections of the course were related to my field.”
“Adequate answers were given to specific questions.”


2 days – Each Training day will start at 09.00 and finish at 17.00, with appropriate refreshment breaks.

To register for this training, please email or Call +359 28210806

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