EASA CAMO and Part 145 Maintenance Post Holder Training – 2 Days


An industry-specific two-day program specifically designed for nominated or designated CAMO post holder and Maintenance System Post Holder of a Part 145 Organization.

The Maintenance Post Holder is directly responsible for Quality Control together with the effectiveness of the Safety Management System. This course also considers in detail the Role and Responsibilities of Continuing Airworthiness managers. Typical responsibilities include ensuring the company’s compliance with the approved maintenance program EASA regulations and adherence to company-required procedures.

Additionally, the Post holder Maintenance and Part M CAMO Post Holder are responsible for a wide range of safety-critical processes.

This in-depth course provides detailed practical training in management obligations and methodologies to ensure effective and efficient maintenance and Part M organization.

The course is highly participative and promotes industry best practices as standard, it is delivered in a confidential environment by an industry professional with over 40 years of Commercial Aviation experience.

Aviation Authorities may choose to interview Form 4 candidates. All relevant areas are covered during the course.

Who is this course for?

It is for persons who are nominated or designated potholders maintenance and Part M CAMO, Quality Assurance Auditors.

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

a) Gain an understanding of the regulatory framework that governs aircraft maintenance and continuing airworthiness management.
b) Learn about the role and responsibilities of CAMO and Part 145 organizations and their key personnel, including the Maintenance Post Holder.
c) Understand of the principles of Continuing Airworthiness Management, including airworthiness directives, service bulletins, and maintenance programs.
d) Receive comprehensive information about Human Factors, Quality Management and Maintenance Planning, and Safety Management.

Detailed Content / Topics – The following Subjects will be addressed

– Abbreviations and Terms
– ICAO Introduction
– A Brief History of European Aviation Regulatory Development
– Nominated Post Holders CAMO / AMO
– Airworthiness Considerations
– Continuous Airworthiness – The Role of Part M
– Part 145 Purpose Content and Relationship
– General Introduction to all Part 21 Subparts
– EASA Regulation Part 147 Introduction
– EASA Regulation Part 66 Introduction
– Quality Assurance and Safety Assurance Introduction
– The Quality Responsibilities of the Maintenance Post Holder
– The SMS responsibilities of the Maintenance Post Holder
– Managing Competence
– Performing and Managing Investigations
– The Role of Root Cause Analysis Related to Compliance Audits
– Managing Corporate Culture
– Developing Appropriate Communication
– Coaching Training and Leadership
– Managing Aviation Standards
– Developing Procedures

Target groups

– Nominated or designated Potholders Maintenance and Part M CAMO;
– Quality Assurance Auditors;
– EASA  Inspectors.


Extensive previous experience in the management and supervision of Part 145 or Part M activities is required.
This is an advanced level course so a fundamental understanding of  Part 145 and Part M is a pre-requisite.
The course is highly practical and significant and active participation will be expected.

Learning Objectives

This course aims to provide a thorough and comprehensive understanding of the roles and responsibilities of the Maintenance Post Holder and Part M Post Holder.
To prepare Aviation Professionals for the duties of Maintenance Post Holder and Part M CAMO Post Holder.

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 a very resourceful background and experience.”
“All sections of the course were related to my field.”
“Adequate answers were given to specific questions.”

Duration –
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 team@sassofia.com or Call +359 28210806

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