Understand the importance of Aircraft Weight and Balance with SAS’ new 5-day training

Sofema Aviation Services is pleased to present the newest course available as In-company and Open training:

Weight & Balance and Load Planning – 5 Days

About the course:

This 5-day course is focused on the need to ensure, that at all times safe loading, as well as weight & balance, are ensured to maintain Safety of the Flight at all times and in particular during Take-off & Landing.

What is the Benefit of this Training – What will I learn?

After attending the course, the delegates should be able to:

a) Understand the basic Principles of Flight, related to Aircraft Weight and Balance
b) Familiarize with all terms used in the Aircraft Weight & Balance Eng. Domain
c) Consider the various weights used in the compilation of a load sheet and how to act on them
d) Understand the use of Indexes and % Mean Aerodynamic Chord (MAC)
e) Familiarize with the Design of Load and Trim charts
f) Ensure the correct Weight & Balance of an Aircraft prior to dispatch to Customers

Content of the course:

Day 1:

– Aircraft Weight and Balance

  • Glossary

– Overview of Weight and Balance

  • Importance of Weight and Balance
  • Basic Definitions of Weight and Balance
  • Weight & C.G importance from the Conceptual Design Phase
  • Aircraft Stability
  • Centre of Gravity Impact on Aircraft Design
  • The Aircraft Coordinate System
  • Pictorial View of Weight and C.G Breakdown for an Aircraft
  • Examples of finding C.G of an Object
  • M.A.C

You can see what are the covered topics during the next days here

Why Should you choose Sofema Aviation Services?

Sofema Aviation Services is a Regulatory training and consulting company with 45 years of commercial aviation experience and 10 years of operational experience. Since we started we have provided training services to approx 25,000 delegates and we have grown for 2 primary reasons!
The first is that we are professional and we listen to our customers. Please visit our download area as an example of how we engage with our customers.
The second is not only the fact that our prices are far more cost-effective than our competitors it is that our discount program leaves all the others way behind – please do not take our word for it check it out: SAS Discount Program

What do people say about Sofema Aviation Services training?

“The trainer provided very good examples of every aspect illustrated in the presentation”
“The course developed each of the trainee’s skills”
“I really liked that the training was practice-oriented – it helped me to understand more than the theory”
“The instructor had a very positive attitude”
“The analysis and the practical part were very evenly distributed.”

For registration or further details please see here or contact office@sassofia.com.