Avionics News January 2017 - 9
AEA rings in new year
with four training courses
Dan Derby Center
The first two months of the year will bring a plethora of educational opportunities with no less
than four training courses at the AEA's Dan Derby Center for Professional Development in Lee's
Summit, Missouri. Class size is limited, and interested parties are encouraged to register well in
advance. Visit aea.net/training for more information.
Certified Repair Station Training Course: Jan. 23-27
This course is divided into training modules designed for startup repair stations, as
well as mature operators looking to improve their understanding of the regulations,
perform internal audits and edit repair station manuals.
Presented by Ric Peri, AEA vice president of government and industry affairs, it is
designed for current quality managers, technicians, mechanics, and repairmen who are
involved in the management of a repair station as well as individuals looking to establish
a 14 CFR Part 145 repair station.
Avionics Installation and Integration
Training Course: Jan. 30-Feb. 1
This course is designed for technicians who have completed AEA's Basic Wiring and
Avionics Installation Training Course and/or have a couple of years of basic avionics
installation practice and are looking for more experience integrating common general
aviation installations. Technicians will learn how to plan, install, interface, configure and
check out an installation consisting of a Garmin GTN 650 touchscreen nav/com/GPS,
Garmin GTX 33ES remote transponder and an Aspen EFD1000 primary flight display.
Pitot-Static and Transponder Certification Training
with ADS-B Implementation Session: Feb. 2
Attendees will learn the proper methods for conducting pitot-static and transponder
certification testing. This full-day course offers hands-on training, including a regulatory
review and an explanation of the proper administrative procedures for completing
these critical certifications. With so many questions surrounding ADS-B, this course will
provide the answers and what you need to know to meet the mandate.
RVSM Maintenance and Advanced Transponder
Training Course: Feb. 3
Attendees will be introduced to the regulations, documentation, test equipment and
maintenance practices associated with performing RVSM maintenance and will follow
with an in-depth look at Mode S transponders. This course assumes the attendee has
good operating knowledge of Federal Aviation Regulations 91.411 and 91.413. q
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