December 15, 2021


Sofema Aviation Services (SAS) is delighted to share that the EASA 1178/2011 Part ORA Regulations course was successfully completed by 9 delegates from SIMCOM Aviation Training. 

The course was carried out as a webinar by the knowledgeable SAS instructor Andrei Iana on 10-11 November 2021.

What was the training about? 

The objective of this course is to familiarize participants with the regulatory requirements of Part ORA as well as a general understanding of the Framework of 1178/2011. The delegates will understand the requirements related to Quality & Safety organisational obligations including Quality Assurance (QA) & Quality Control (QC) & the obligations related to satisfying regulatory oversight. They will gain the ability to implement Quality Control process and procedures in compliance with the Implementing rules AMC & GM.

Benefit from this training – Sign up for the EASA 1178/2011 Part ORA Regulations– 2 Days course 

Get to know the instructor

Andrei Iana is a graduate of the Aviation Management University Politehnica of Bucharest. He has joined the aviation industry as a junior pilot 18 years ago in the Romanian Airclub. Andrei is experienced as a Technical Pilot for ATR/Boeing fleet, Safety Officer, Quality and Compliance Auditor, Flight Safety Inspector, Deputy Safety Manager. He is also a member of the IOS- A response TEAM 2013, 2015 TAROM Audit, Internal Quality Auditor, attendance at ARMS Implementation Workshop, and Teledyne Airfase FDM Course.

About SIMCOM Aviation Training

SIMCOM provides pilot and maintenance training across a variety of general aviation, business, and commercial aircraft types. In addition to aircraft type-specific training, SIMCOM also provides specialty courses including upset recovery, crew resource management, high altitude, and avionics. Two of the learning centers of the company are located in Orlando, Florida, and one is located in Scottsdale Arizona.

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 50,000 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?

“The course met all my expectations.”

“The instructor explained each topic thoroughly and answered all questions with details and examples.”

“The instructor was knowledgeable of the regulation comprehensively.”

Are you looking for an 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 companies needs.

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