April 24, 2024


Sofema Aviation Services (SAS) www.sassofia.com is delighted to share that a training session dedicated to EASA/GCAA Logistics & Stores Inspection and Part 145 Safety & Human Factors was delivered to
delegates from AlexJets.

The session was delivered by SAS instructor Rustom Sutaria at the Alex Jets Facilities.

About the courses: 

  • Logistics & Stores Inspection Procedures EASA/GCAA – Essentials

This training aims to provide a detailed practical understanding of the EASA/GCAA Regulatory Requirements to Manage and Develop an Aviation Store. The participants will develop a detailed understanding of the various processes and procedures for Store Management and Receipt Inspection Staff. It will provide the attendees with an understanding of airworthiness and Receipt Certification principles including electrostatic inspection. See details

  • EASA Part 145 Safety & Human Factor Training – SMS & HF (Initial)

This course provides a deep understanding of basic Aviation Safety Concepts & Human Factors (HF) Principles. The delegates will learn how to integrate their HF knowledge into key areas of Safety Maintenance. After completing the course, the participants will be able to demonstrate compliance with EASA GM1 145.A.30 (e) HF & SMS Requirements, to consider human performance limitations as well as the potential impact on the daily routine & to apply their operational Human Factors knowledge to Maintenance Error Investigations. Read more

Get to know the instructor

Rus is a graduate of Kingston University B.Eng. (Hons.) with a degree in Aerospace Engineering. He has more than 20 years of experience in aircraft engineering and maintenance, 15 of which have been spent working for various high-profile aviation businesses in Technical Services functions. From 1997 onwards he worked with a number of influential aviation businesses such as Monarch Aircraft Engineering & Maintenance as an Aviation Technical Services Specialist.

Rus is a seasoned aviation professional with a track record in technical services functions and aviation training services from within the arenas of Quality, Safety & Airworthiness. He has been engaged by a portfolio of high-profile aviation clients ranging from leading aviation training businesses, general aviation, major blue-chip international companies, aircraft operators, and major international airlines & airports. The instructor has completed a wide variety of aviation projects – Learn more about Rus

About AlexJets

Alex Jet operates a fleet of Bombardier Global Series Ultra Long Range business jets, providing private aviation services focused on luxury and convenience. The company specializes in personalized travel arrangements and maintains its aircraft to high safety and reliability standards.

About Sofema Aviation Services

Since 2008 our company provides a clear understanding of the regulatory environment and acts as an enabler to help organisations focus on organisational performance with the knowledge that Regulatory Compliance is a step on the journey and not the destination. Over the years we have helped many thousands of aviation professionals gain a deep understanding of both the regulatory environment as well as competence-building vocational training. Since our start, we have had over 85,000 enrollments.

Sofema Aviation Services www.sassofia.com and our sister company Sofema Online www.SofemaOnline.com currently provide 700+ Classroom & Webinar courses available together with over 350 online training programs.

Are you looking for Open Training or Training in your Company?

We specialize in delivering “Open” & “In-Company” Regulatory Training, providing the aviation industry with dedicated and specific cost-effective support focused beyond compliance. We have a flexible resource that can support you by either supplying a standard training package or by providing bespoke training specifically tailored to your company’s needs.

Achieve EASA regulatory compliance! Visit this page to see our complete list of courses.

For additional details regarding any of our “In-company”, “Open training” or Online Courses please see our websites www.sassofia.com & www.sofemaonline.com, or email us at team@sassofia.com


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