EASA 1178/2011 Part ORA Regulations – 2 Days


The introduction of Regulation (EU) 1178/2011 brought together all elements of pilot licensing, medical and training organisation approval under the direct regulatory control of EASA.

Also included are regulations associated with Cabin Crew Certification, Flight Simulator Training Devices (FSTD) as well as the Requirements for the Regulatory Authorities.

This course focuses on the specific elements of EC Regulation Aircrew (1178/2011) associated with the need to ensure compliance with Annex VI – Authority Requirements for Aircrew (Part ARA)

Under these rules, EASA Member States continue to issue licences, ratings and certificates, and it is the national authorities that should be addressed with questions regarding licences, ratings and certificates.

The objective of this course is to familiarize participants with the regulatory requirements of Part ORA as well as a general understanding of the Framework of 1178/2011.

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

a) Understand the regulatory requirements to control and supervise within their specific Organisational

b) Be able to Implement Quality Control Process and Procedures in compliance with the Implementing Rules AMC & GM.

c) Understand the requirements related to Quality & Safety organisational obligations including Quality Assurance (QA) & Quality Control (QC)

d) Understand obligations related to satisfying regulatory oversight

Who is the Course for?

Regulatory Authority Members, Flight Safety Department Managers and Inspectors with operational oversight responsibilities.Operations Accountable Managers and proposed Nominated Persons (NP) Flight OPS, Crew Training and Compliance Monitoring Managers (Quality Managers) and Auditors, Safety Managers, Flight Safety Officers, Flight Operations Officers and Cabin Crew Management.

DETAILED CONTENT / TOPICS (the following subjects will be addressed)

-Introduction to Flight Crew Licensing
-Abbreviations & Terms
-EASA 1178/2011 Amendments Overview
-EASA Annex VII (Part-ORA) – Subpart Gen – General Requirements
-Safety Occurrence & Reporting – Regulation (EU) 376/2014
-Safety Occurrence & Reporting – Mandatory Occurrence Reports
-Management System Complex / Non-Complex
-Safety Management System Complex / Non-Complex
-Compliance Management System Complex / Non-Complex
-Subpart ATO – Approved Training Organisations
-Declared Training Organisation DTO
-Training Programme -Appendices to Annex I
-ATO Training Manual and Operations Manual
-Aerodromes and Operating Sites
-Pre-requisites & Training in Third Countries
-Additional requirements for ATOs providing training for CPL, MPL and ATPL and the associated ratings and certificates
-Additional Requirements for ATOs providing specific types of training
-Subpart FSTD – Requirements for Organisations Operating Flight Simulator Training Devices (FSTDs) and the qualification of FSTD’s
-SUBPART AeMC – Aero-Medical Centres

Target Groups

Flight Operations personnel, Training, Compliance and Safety management.

Postholders and other key personnel, Maintenance organizations management and employees, Training Organizations management, Civil aviation and Aero-medical and, Ground Operations Personnel as well as International organizations operations personnel.


A background or understanding of Operations within European aviation.

Learning Objectives

To familiarize current AOC holders and other Operational and Concerned Personnel with a detailed understanding of 1178/2011 Part ORA Regulations with emphasis on Compliance Monitoring and AMC & GM procedures.

Certificate Wording

Flight Crew Licensing, EASA 1178/2011 & Amendments Overview, EASA Annex VII (Part ORA) Safety Reporting IAW (EU) 376/2014, Management System QMS & SMS, Approved Training Organisations ATO & DTO, ATO Training & OPS Manual Flight Sim & Aero Medical Considerations.

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2 days – Start at 09.00 and finish at 17.00, with appropriate refreshment breaks.

To register for this training, please email office@sassofia.com or Call +359 28210806

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