November 03, 2023


Sofema Aviation Services (SAS) is pleased to share that the EASA Part 145 Safety & Human Factor – SMS & HF (Initial) Training was completed by 28 delegates from Collins Aerospace.

The course was carried out as a webinar by our knowledgeable instructor Shakil Siddiqui.

About the EASA Part 145 Safety & Human Factor Training

This course provides a deep understanding of basic Aviation Safety Concepts & Human Factors (HF) Principles. The delegates will learn how to integrate their HF knowledge into key areas of Safety Maintenance. After completing the course, the participants will be able to demonstrate compliance with EASA GM1 145.A.30 (e) HF & SMS Requirements, to consider human performance limitations as well as the potential impact on the daily routine & to apply their operational Human Factors knowledge to Maintenance Error Investigations. Read more

Get to know the instructor

Shakil is an experienced aviation instructor with 35+ years of experience. He is B1.1 Approved Instructor by GCAA, EASA, FAA, CAA PAK, and DGSAS Oman for Basic and Type 147 & AMEL CAT B1.1 CAA PAK. The instructor has extensive experience and knowledge in the following: 66 Basic & Type Training, EASA, GCAA, FAA Regulations, Organisational Procedures and Documentation relevant to the MOs, CAMOs, MTOs, SMS and Quality Systems. Currently, the instructor provides training and services in aircraft maintenance, basic 147, regulatory compliance, quality auditing, airworthiness, and document/procedure development/reviews.

About Collins Aerospace

Collins Aerospace is one of the world’s largest suppliers of aerospace and defence products. Their team designs and delivers smart & connected solutions to ensure passengers’ safety and comfort, mission success, space exploration, and operational efficiency and sustainability.

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 of both the regulatory environment as well as competence-building vocational training. Since our start, we have had over 85,000 enrollments.

Sofema Aviation Services and our sister company Sofema Online currently provide 650+ Classroom & Webinar courses available together with over 300 online courses.

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