After much work and determination on behalf of council members and FAA representatives (see previous story), the FAA part 147 aviation inspector training course is available to industry attendees. The registration fee for the in-person training, held at the FAA Academy in Oklahoma City, is $241.65. For instructions on how to enroll, visit https://av-info.faa.gov/DsgReg/sections.aspx?CourseID=409. If there is not a course currently scheduled, email ATEC to get on the waiting list.
The course prerequisite, FAA27100162, Intro to Part 147 Aviation Maintenance Technician Schools for GA Airworthiness ASIs, is available online for $150. Those who wish to attend the FAA part 147 aviation inspector training course in Oklahoma City are required to take the prerequisite in advance: https://av-info.faa.gov/DsgReg/Sections.aspx?CourseInfoID=384.
Stay tuned for updates on everything ATEC members need to know as well as ways that you can help the council and the AMTS community.