(EC) Regulation 1178/2011 Training – 2 Days


Commission Regulation (EU) No 1178/2011 of 3 November 2011 lays down technical requirements and administrative procedures related to civil aviation aircrew pursuant to Regulation (EC) No 216/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council.

The provisions of the Regulation on Aircrew are published in several documents: Implementing Rules (published in the Official Journal of the European Union) and associated Acceptable Means of Compliance (AMC), Guidance Material (GM), and Certification Specifications (published on the Agency website). Aimed at the specific needs of the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) / Competent Authority (CA) The purpose of this three-day course on is to consider in detail the obligations affecting EASA Air Crew Regulation.

A review of EASA Basic Regulation 216/08 is provided together with a comprehensive introduction to the annexes contained in EU regulation 1178/11 and Amending Regulations for Air Crew.

The Courses Focus on the Obligations of the Organisation to ensure awareness & compliance concerning Aircrew Certification and Training.

Who is the Course for?

It is for persons who are involved in the management of pilot training, Pilots and Flight Operations Quality Auditors, Flight Operations Inspectors, Regulators, and other External Auditors and Interested Parties.

What are the benefits of attending this training?

а) Familiarization with the requirements of the EC Regulation Aircrew (1178/2011)

b) Understand Role Specific Obligations related to the different parts of Regulation 1178/2011

c) Be able to cross-reference the Implementing Rules IR with Acceptable Means of Compliance AMC & Guidance Material (GM)

d) Gain the knowledge to be able to perform a regulatory oversight Audit related to Organisational Compliance with Regulation 1178/2011

Detailed Content / Topics – The following Subjects will be addressed

-Intro to the Basic Regulation EC 2018/1139
-EASA Regulations Overview
-Detailed review of Air Crew Regulation EU 1178/2011
-Annex I Part FCL
-Annex II Condition for converting existing national licenses
-Annex III Conditions for the acceptance of licenses issued by or on behalf of 3rd countries (ICAO)
-Annex IV Part Medical
-Annex V Part Cabin Crew
-Annex VI Authority requirements for Air Crew
Annex VI -Part ARA
-ARO.GEN.200 Management system
-Oversight, certification, and enforcement
-Oversight Programme
-Initial Certification -Organisation
-Specific Requirements Relating to Flight Crew Licencing
-Oversight of Aero Medical Examiners
-Specific Requirements Related to Approved Training Organisations
-Requirements related to Flight Simulation Training Devices (FSTD)
-Annex VII Organization requirements for Air Crew
-Associated Acceptable Means of Compliance (AMC) and Guidance Material (GM)

Target groups

The Primary Focus of this training is aimed at European Operators and Approved Training Organisations, in addition, the course will be of significant benefit to persons involved in the management of pilot training as well as Pilots and Flight Operations Quality Auditors, Flight Operations Inspectors, Regulators, and other External Auditors and Interested Parties.


A background in an aviation environment and familiarity with existing Air Crew Regulations will be an advantage.

Learning Objectives

To familiarize participants with the new structure and content of the Air Crew regulation. To achieve will have an in-depth understanding of the structure and content of Regulation (EU) 1178/2011 (as amended), and attain the skills necessary to deliver regulatory and oversight audits of the industry.

What do people say about 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.”


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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