Advisory Circular (AC) 65-33A, Advisory Development of Training/Qualification and Certification Programs for Composite Maintenance Technicians, sets forth guidelines for developing a composite maintenance training program.
"The AC contains recommendations for the experience, training, qualification, and examination of persons performing maintenance and repair of aircraft composite structures or other aviation composite components. It recommends criteria for the qualification of personnel to be able to understand the technical principles involved in the maintenance and repair of aircraft composites."
While the AC is directed at repair organizations, the principles, sample curriculum, and evaluation materials could certainly be utilized to develop courses and programs at aviation maintenance technician schools.
The revised AC, which replaces the current 65-33 originally written in 2011, is available at https://www.faa.gov/documentLibrary/media/Advisory_Circular/AC_65-33A.pdf.
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