RVSM Continued Airworthiness & Maintenance Requirements – 1 Day


RVSM—Reduced Vertical Separation Minimum—allows flight at FL290 and above with only 1000′ of vertical separation. RVSM requires particular tasks to be developed specifically to support the requirement of ensuring effective RVSM processes and Procedures. This course provides a Detailed understanding of RVSM Continued Airworthiness Maintenance Requirements. The key requirements call for special consideration of RVSM critical tasks to ensure safety and compliance, it is most important for Maintenance Staff to be familiar with all associated RVSM Regulations and maintenance related to the requirements for the issue and maintenance of RVSM approval.

This course focuses on the needs of the Part M Continuous Airworthiness Maintenance Organisation (CAMO) Maintenance Staff and Aircraft Maintenance Organisation (AMO) Part 145. It is also appropriate for Operations Technical Staff and Quality Assurance Auditors

Who is this 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, Maintenance Planning (CAMO) and Maintenance OPS (145), Crew Training and Ground Ops, Compliance Monitoring Managers (Quality Managers) and Auditors, Safety Managers, Flight Safety Officers, Flight Operations Officers, and Cabin Crew Management.

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

a) ​Understand the regulatory requirements to control and manage all RVSM maintenance-related elements

b) Be able to Implement Quality Control Processes and Procedures related to RVSM Maintenance OPS

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

d) Communicate RVSM requirements and Motivate staff to ensure effective RVSM system performance

Detailed Content / Topics – The following Subjects will be addressed

RVSM Abbreviations
Certification and Approval Process FAA /EASA
MMEL Regulatory Background and Compliance with ICAO
Introduction to RVSM
RVSM Regulatory Background and Requirements
Future Developments – Use of ADS-B out to Support RVSM OPS
RVSM Continued Airworthiness & Maintenance Requirements
Aircraft Reduced Vertical Separation Minima (RVSM) Skin Mapping Considerations
Maintenance Programme Approval Requirements for RVSM
RVSM Maintenance Document Review Requirements
RVSM Maintenance Best Practices
Maintenance Training Requirements
Test equipment


A background or understanding of Operations within European aviation will be an advantage

Target groups

The course is intended for maintenance personnel, engineers, and technicians who are responsible for ensuring the continued airworthiness and safe operation of aircraft in RVSM airspace. It is also suitable for aviation professionals who are involved in the management and oversight of maintenance programs and regulatory compliance.

Learning Objectives

To familiarize current AOC holders and other Operational and Concerned Personnel Maintenance Management & Operations with a detailed understanding of EASA Part OPS Structure and Environment related to RVSM.

Certificate Wording

Introduction to RVSM, Flight Crew Operations & Regulatory Background, and Requirements, Continued Airworthiness & Maintenance Requirements, Maintenance Programme Approval Requirements for RVSM, Maintenance Best Practices & Maintenance Training Requirements.

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1 day – 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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