September 16, 2021


Sofema Aviation Services (SAS) is pleased to share that the EASA 1178/2011 Part-FCL – Essentials CREW LICENSING REGULATIONS (A) Essentials – 1-day training was successfully delivered on 13 August 2021.

The training was carried out by the nominated SAS instructor Altin Vrapi to delegates from Norsk Luftambulanse AS.

What is the aim of the course? 

The purpose of the training is to give management pilots, administrators, Nominated Persons, and other Stake Holders including Quality & Safety Personnel an understanding of the EASA ‘Basic Regulation’ (EU) 2018/1139 – ARTICLE 20 – ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS.

Take advantage of our training services – Sign up for the EASA 1178/2011 Part-FCL – Essentials CREW LICENSING REGULATIONS (A) Essentials 1 – day course

Get to know the instructor  

Altin Vrapi is an aviation specialist with over 25 years of working experience skilled in Aviation Management, Safety, Quality, and Security. He is a Licensed Aircraft Engineer since 1996 with different type ratings. The aviation instructor is experienced in different managerial roles: Flight Safety Management, Airport development, and operation, Air Operations, Maintenance, Quality Assurance & Airline Management. Learn more about Altin here 

About Norsk Luftambulanse AS

Norsk Luftambulanse AS is a Norwegian Air Ambulance Foundation. The company is one of Norway’s largest non-profit organizations and it works to move advanced life-saving medical treatment to the patient. Norsk provides medical helicopter services in Norway and Denmark. Their goal is to save lives and health by strengthening the air ambulance service throughout Norway.

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 understanding 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 regarding both the regulatory environment as well as competence building vocational training. By Early 2021 we have issued over 30,000 certificates of course completion to our delegates.

Sofema Aviation Services and our sister company Sofema Online currently provide 550+ Classroom & Webinar courses available together with over 220 online courses.

What was the training experience of the delegates? 

“This training offers very good explanations of difficult topics.”
“All aspects were useful, the examples were great.”
“This training helped me to develop some new skills.”
“The instructor is very resourceful and intelligent.”
“Having a visual material helps a lot the learning process”

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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 companies needs.

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Aviation Management, Aviation Quality, aviation safety, EASA, EASA 1178/2011 Part-FCL, Flight Crew Licencing (FCL), SAS training