March 23, 2022


On 17 March 2022 RAS Technic & Sofema Aviation Services covered a number of subject areas related to the successful implementation & operation of the EASA Part CAMO & Part CAMO Safety Management System (SMS).

The course was carried out by Florin Necula & Steve Bentley at Hilton Garden Inn Bucharest Airport.

Recognizing the importance of the introduction of SMS into the CAMO environment also brings major challenges that oblige the organisation to not only comply with the regulation but to ensure the effective management of safety throughout the business.

Key Aspects of the training include:

  • Identifying Hazards;
  • Considering the Risks;
  • Developing Mitigations;
  • Measuring the Effectiveness of the chosen action.

About the Presenters 

Florin Necula is Accountable Manager & Post Holder of RAS Technic

Steve Bentley is CEO of Sofema Aviation Services 

Who is RAS Technic?

RAS Technic has very quickly assumed a leadership role within the Romanian Aviation Community, moreover RAS Technic has become the partner of choice for our customers.

RAS Technic Operational Line Maintenance Bases

In addition to the Line Maintenance facility and administrative headquarters at Otopeni Airport, RAS Technic offers line maintenance support in the following Romanian Locations:

  • Iasi International Airport;
  • Craiova International Airport;
  • Timisoara Traian Vuia International Airport;
  • Sibiu International Airport;
  • Bacau International Airport;
  • Bucharest Baneasa Aurel Vlaicu International Airport.

About Sofema Aviation Services 

Based in Sofia, Bulgaria, Sofema Aviation Services (SAS) is a Global Professional Company that provides Support, Consulting, and Training Services to Airline, MRO, and Ground Operations organisations. Established in 2008 Sofema has awarded over 50,000 Course Certificates to delegates completing our training.

Sofema Aviation Services and our sister company Sofema Online currently provide 550+ Classroom & Webinar courses available together with over 250 online courses.

Workshop subjects included the following 

  • CAMO SMS Implementation & Regulatory Review
  • Introduction to the current CAMO SMS challenges
  • Hazard Identification & Risk Analysis
  • Building a Risk Register – Considering the Source Data
  • Documenting the CAMO SMS System
  • Risk Assessment Methods
  • Understanding Safety Performance Indicators & Safety Performance Targets within the CAMO (SPI & SPT)
  • Workshop Activity Detailed review of Specific Challenges Questions

What was the training experience of the delegates? 

“The workshop fully met my expectations.” 

“Instructors did very well presenting the material.” 

“I look forward to attending another interactive workshop.” 

“Very pleased to recommend these workshops to colleagues.” 

“Examples were well presented.” 

“Excellent event – well done!”

Key Takeaways 

The evolution of the SMS within a particular organisation takes time and should be a shared responsibility ideally including all the managers. 

Both risk assessment methods and performance indicators should be adapted and tailored to the specific needs of the CAMO. 

The role of the Accountable Manager is Pivotal to:

  • Support and promote the implementation of the System throughout the organisation. 
  • Ensure the effectiveness of the system to manage both Quality & the Collection of data to support Safety Risk Management (SRM) processes.

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