EASA 147 Developing Training Needs Analysis (TNA) for Type Rating Training Courses – 1 Day


Sofema Aviation Services offers 1 day regulatory training course designed to review the requirements to develop a 147 type training – Training Needs Analysis (TNA) fully compliant with EASA regulations.

The role of the Training Needs Analysis provides a process whereby the organisation may maintain compliance with EASA Part 147 & Part 66 requirements in a “post” Regulation (EU) 1149/2011.

The requirement is for the TNA to include an analysis identifying all the areas and elements where there is a need for training as well as the associated learning objectives, considering the design philosophy of the aircraft type, the operational environment, the type of operations and the operational experience.

This analysis should be written in a manner which provides a reasonable understanding of which areas and elements constitute the course to meet the learning objectives.

This course is aimed at aviation training professionals managers and quality assurance auditors who are seeking to ensure a fully compliant EASA 147 type training organisation.

The course is aimed both at new entrants to EASA 147 as well as existing professionals and other stakeholders looking to polish their auditing skills.

The training will place clear priority on the need to develop and manage a TNA for each aircraft which is covered by the organisations EASA 147 approval document.

Detailed Content / Topics – The following Subjects will be addressed

– Considering the challenges of developing an effective Training Needs Analysis
– EASA Part 147 overview
– Typical Roles and responsibilities within an EASA 147 organisation
– Regulation 1149 / 2011
– EASA 147 Training Needs Analysis (TNA) explained
– Managing competence to deliver a TNA
– Constructing a TNA taking into account all relevant elements
– TNA Quality Control Process
– Quality Assurance TNA auditing against an organisational standard
– Exercise to create a TNA for an ATA for a given aircraft type

Target Groups

This course is designed to focus on the role of persons either managing or working within an EASA Part 147 organisation, particularly those who need to develop a TNA it will also be of interest to persons who need to perform an audit of the related TNA processes.


A background in commercial aviation together with a general awareness of the regulatory is an advantage.

Learning Objectives

The objective of the training is to provide the delegate with an understanding of the process and methodology whereby the TNA may be constructed and managed in an effective way.

To equip the attendee with the skills and techniques required to create a TNA.

To give the attendees an opportunity to practice activities related to the creation of TNA documents.


1 day – The training will commence 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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