Steve Bentley had the pleasure to deliver Technical English and Part M Maintenance training for Emirates Airlines

Steve Bentley – CEO of Sofema Aviation Services was pleased to support our Preferred Training Partner Emirates Airlines by delivering Aviation English for Technical Engineering Staff – 2 Days course and EASA Part M Maintenance Planning Fundamentals – 3 Days course.

About Mr Steve Bentley- CEO and Instructor in SAS:

Steve Bentley has commercial aviation experience (over 40 years) and deep knowledge of EASA.FAA – FAR 21 / Part 21 Regulatory & Bi-Lateral requirements. 

He has an in-depth knowledge of the EASA regulatory structure, is a competent trainer with a huge portfolio of subjects including both aviation operations and maintenance disciplines, he is a trained ISO 9000 lead auditor, as well as IOSA trained. With decades of practical experience, he has the ability to support the development of working solutions to many of organisational challenges which we face within the operational and maintenance environment.

About the Aviation English for Technical Engineering Staff – 2 Days course:

All twenty-one delegates successfully completed the training session and learned to identify how they can use their knowledge of Aviation English Standards to improve their internal documentation procedures.
Attendance to this course assumes a strong understanding of English Language and the associated structure of English Grammar.

About the EASA Part M Maintenance Planning Fundamentals – 3 Days course:

At the end of this Training, the delegates have a comprehensive understanding of the Roles and responsibilities associated with Maintenance Planning, and the importance of delivering an effective Maintenance Planning Function within the organization. They achieved a solid understanding related to Subpart G Continued Airworthiness Management (CAM) and the Continuing Airworthiness Organisation (CAMO).

The session started on November the 17th and finished on November 21st 2019 with excellent feedback given by the participants:

“Most useful – what, when and how to use the appropriate technical term “
“Everything well done in a very appropriate manner”
“The instructor always motivated to consider other options rather than how things currently being done”
“The instructor has a great teaching method”
“The instructor shared a very useful experience with us”

About Sofema Aviation Services:

SAS Corporate Focus Promotes Delivery Beyond Compliance – We believe passionately that regulatory compliance is a step on the journey and not the destination.
Active across several continents SAS provides a clear understanding of the regulatory environment and acts as enablers to help organisations focus on organisational performance with the understanding that Regulatory Compliance is a step on the journey and not the destination.

Our Instructional Team is sincere, knowledgeable and experienced with a focus on effective delivery of interesting and relevant training to an adult audience.
Supported by a wealth of knowledge our Instructors are able to focus on a genuine desire to support a real understanding at the organisational level of the subject matter.

Sofema Aviation Services and our sister company SofemaOnline provide classroom and online training for regulatory and vocational training fully compliant with EASA requirements.

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