Seeking Aircraft Type Training Gen Fam & Recurrent Training

AETS-Sofema – our EASA Part 147 BG.147.005 Partner, offers the following Aircraft Type Training General Familiarisation & Refresher Courses

Airbus Gen Fam * Boeing Gen Fam * Bombardier Gen Fam * Embraer Gen Fam


What are Aircraft General Familiarisation (GEN FAM) Type courses?

They are courses which cover the general layout and functionality of the aircraft and its systems (including engines and instruments) as outlined in the Systems Description Section of the Aircraft Maintenance Manual/Instructions for Continued Airworthiness.

AETS-Sofema provides real time, instructor lead General Familiarisation training either by Assisted Learning (Classroom) or by Distance Learning Synchronous (DLS) using a virtual meeting platform.

These offered courses are NON-CAT C (unless specified).

We offer the following courses:


We also offer the following B1/B2 refreshers course for Licensed Engineers wishing to be reauthorized in the following types:


AETS-Sofema General Familiarisation Courses will be of interest to Aircraft Operators, Continuing Airworthiness Management Organisation Staff (CAMO), Quality Assurance Staff  CAA Inspectors. The courses are also of interest to multiple groups within the organisation including operational and administration staff.

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What makes AETS-Sofema different from the other EASA Part 147 companies?

  • We are a team of professional, passionate, industry-experienced people, who understand our client’s aviation and aircraft business needs.
  • We have achieved a high-level standard of training by listening to our clients’ requirements and providing flexible and responsive solutions that fulfil the brief.
  • We are focused on the professional and competency development of the individual.

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