Today’s Training Requirements

Human factors in aircraft maintenance has been recognized as a must in aerospace today. The industry has embraced the importance of this training, and governments have given due recognition through regulation. After initial awareness training...


An overall increased awareness of the importance of the safety nets technicians can personally use to reduce maintenance error is perhaps the largest benefit they acquire from human factors training. This translates into a work force with a much sharper focus on preventing errors which could lead to a significant incident or even catastrophic events. In general, human factors training can lead to improved quality, a safer environment, and a more involved and responsible work force. More specifically, the reduction of even minor errors can provide measurable benefits including cost reductions, fewer missed deadlines, reduction in work related injuries, reduction of warranty claims and reduction in more significant events which can be traced back to maintenance error.

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