Mendota Heights MN, May 19, 2011: The EmpowerMX Consulting Services division announces the completion of three Continuous Analysis and Surveillance System (CASS) training classes for the FAA Aviation System Services group in Oklahoma City. These classes were a continuation of a four year-long consulting relationship between the FAA and the aviation consultants of EmpowerMX.
Previously, our Consulting Services division assisted the FAA in developing CASS training and by providing subject matter expert (SME) instructors to deliver the following knowledge:
*CASS (what it is and how to develop an effective CASS)
*History of maintenance program development with emphasis on MSG-3 philosophy, theory and application
*QA methodologies and audit training
*How to move from an alert-based reliability program to an event-based reliability program (includes the key methods to measure performance/effectiveness of all ten  maintenance program elements)
To date, our Consulting Services team has delivered CASS training to more than 1000 FAA aviation safety inspectors and system services personnel.
Please contact Dave Nakata (VP, Consulting Services) for further details regarding this training.
EmpowerMX, a recognized leader in the aviation maintenance industry, delivers a diverse array of business products and services aimed at improving aviation safety and designed to enhance our customers’ and clients’ financial bottom lines.
*Our FleetCycle® Suite of products equip airline operators, MROs, OEMs and military M&E departments with the real-time and globally available business intelligence leadership must possess to make accurate, timely and cost-effective decisions regarding maintenance activity, reliability and fleet status
*Our Consulting Services division empowers maintenance operations personnel with the knowledge they need to maximize efficiency by optimizing maintenance programs, training personnel, establishing best practices and improving processes
For more details, visit www.empowermx.com or contact: Phil Bathurst, EVP - Sales & Consulting, 651.788.8880.