EASA Compliant Advanced Quality Auditing Recurrent – 2 Days – Sofia, Bulgaria

Course Details Summary

Title of Course - EASA Compliant Advanced Quality Auditing Recurrent – 2 Days

Duration – The course will run from 9 am to 5 pm on December 3rd and December 4th 2019

Latest Course Confirmation Deadline – 20.11.2019 (10 Business Days from Delivery)
Please Note – Provisional Delegates will be informed as soon as the minimum attendance number is reached

Location of the Course – SAS Training Academy, Sofia, Bulgaria

Course Fee – For 1 person 645 USD (2 Persons Discount 15% Each – 3 Persons Discount 25% Each)

Course Fee includes – Registration, materials, coffee breaks and lunch break, Certificate on completion of the training

Examination Included - No

Certificates Issued for the Course – Presentation Certificate YES / Certificate with Detailed Wording YES

Certificate Wording - EASA Regulatory Overview, Creating an Effective & Compliant Quality System, Post Holder Responsibilities and Relationships Airworthiness Concepts, Preparing and Conducting audits, Managing Meetings, Root Cause Analysis.

Training Material Language – English Delivered by English Speaking Instructor

Travel Arrangements – Client to Arrange own Transport

Hotel Accommodation – Client to arrange own accommodation – see our visitor guide for guidance

Visitor Guide and Local Accommodation – Please See Our Training Academy Guidance for Details


Being able to support an in-depth understanding of non-conformities in your organisation is part of the mission. Being able to clearly explain the exposure to your organisations business area owners and post holders is an essential attribute of an effective Quality Assurance Auditor.

Our Detailed Auditing Techniques Training Masterclass’ techniques may be applied in any audit situation including management system processes, determining the effectiveness of existing or client quality & safety audit systems.

The training is extremely effective and is suitable for both regulatory authorities as well as industry. Have you ever wondered how it is that accident investigators understand all the shortfalls and exposures – but after an accident or incident. It is possible to audit at this level before an accident.

This course is highly interactive with all delegates having the opportunity to fully engage to consider best practice techniques related to both auditing techniques and compliance oversight methodology.

Auditing is either a tick the box exercise to keep the regulatory authority at bay or Auditing is a powerful tool for establishing the effectiveness of an organisation. (Incidentally we teach the latter)

Who is the course for?

This training is suitable for Compliance Managers, Maintenance Managers and Compliance Auditors, as well as people working in the Quality Assurance Department. It is relevant for members of the quality Assurance Audit department, all business area stake holders and owners.

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

a) To consider the Key elements required to drive the organizations quality system to both ensure compliance and to deliver maximum effectiveness.

b) Obtain a detailed practical understanding of advanced auditing methodology and how you can apply what you learn in the workplace.

c) An essential element then of benefiting from this training is to focus on the issues, how they relate in our work place, and what we need to do to address them.

d) How to identify areas which need special attention and how to focus our efforts on making sure our trainings deliver in all relevant areas.

e) Significantly improve your own competence related to audit delivery

Why should I choose SAS for this training?

Sofema Aviation Services is a Regulatory Training and Consulting company with 45 years of commercial aviation experience and 10 years operational experience.
Since the start we have provided certificates to approx 20,000 delegates and we have grown for 2 primary reasons!

The first is that we are professional and we listen to our customers.

The second reason is a combination of outstanding course fees, together with a world beating discount program which leaves our competitors way behind – please do not take our word for it, check it out!


What Makes EASA Compliant Advanced Quality Auditing Recurrent – 2 Days Different?

Because our courses are written by people who have lived through the regulations. The author of the training material has more than 25 years’ experience as an auditor across the entire regulatory spectrum.

At Sofema Aviation Services our focus is on accepting that compliance with Regulations is in fact minimum compliance. Interpreting the regulations in a way which enables the development and optimisation of our business is where we should see opportunity to drive efficiencies and cost saving.

Detailed Content / Topics – The following Subjects will be addressed

Compliance Auditing Process Review

Considering the goal of AMO oversight auditing in respect of both QC & QA to ensure compliance with EASA Part M /GCAA CAR M

Measuring the effectiveness of 3rd Party organisation’s QC management Operations / Maintenance

ISO 19011:2018 – Guidelines for auditing management systems

Measuring the effectiveness of the organisation’s QC management

Managing Organisational Competency the challenges for QA assessment

Overcoming the challenges of Compliance Auditing

Advanced Auditing Techniques

Effective Techniques for Conducting Audit Interviews

Effective development use and interpretation of Check lists

Quality Auditing of Safety Management Systems

Integration of Quality Assurance into an EASA Management System

ISO 31000:2018, Risk management – Guidelines, provides principles, framework and a process for managing risk.

Using Root Cause Analysis to drive an effective Quality System

Evaluation of the business impact of audit findings – Effective Mitigations

Continual business improvement through the use of corrective actions programs

Target groups

This course is designed to accommodate all compliance managers, maintenance managers and compliance auditors whether they are based in a Part Ops environment or Part 147, Part 145 and Part M organisation.

The Course also focuses on the need of the Quality Assurance Department to support the organisation objective of multiple compliance across a range of standards. It is relevant for members of the quality Assurance Audit department, all business area stake holders and owners.


A background or understanding of Aviation Audit techniques and process will provide a foundation to build on during this training.

Learning Objectives

To re-enforce a comprehensive understanding of the requirements for both the QA & SMS systems including an understanding of the different types of audit applicable for each area.

To consider the fundamentals of a fully compliant Aviation Quality System together with the Key elements required to organize the Quality Compliance processes to ensure compliance and to deliver maximum effectiveness.

To prepare the delegate to undertake the role of Lead auditor and or Quality Manager.

What do People Say about Sofema Aviation Services Training?

“The content of the course will be very useful for my future practices.”
“All my expectations are met.”
“The course really contributed to expanding my knowledge in that area.”
“The instructor really added up to me understanding the topic.”
“The presentation made the material so much more comprehensible.”


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 office@sassofia.com or Call +359 28210806

Course details:

Start date: December 3, 2019

End date: December 4, 2019

Price: 645 USD

Venue: SAS Training Academy, Sofia, Bulgaria

Discount Program

Multi Delegate Discount
· For 2 Delegates (or 1 Delegate attending 2 Trainings) we offer 15% Discount for each Delegate
· For 3 Delegates (or 1 Delegate attending 3 Trainings) we offer 25% Discount for each Delegate
· For 4 Delegates we offer 4 for the price of 3 special offer.

Early Bird Discount
· For 1 person – 15 %
· For 2 persons, we will add additional 5 %
· For 3 persons, we will add also additional 5 %

The Early Bird Discount Program is applicable for bookings taken and payment received more than 4 weeks before commencement of the training!

You can combine the Multi Delegate and Early Bird discount programs, and to receive up to 30 % discount for all required trainings!

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