RG4020 - Introduction to airworthiness

RG4020 - Introduction to airworthiness


General objective:

At the end of this course, the student will be able to present the supervision system of aircraft safety through applied regulations and airworthiness procedures

Detailed objectives:

At the end of the course the student will be able to:
-Present regulating organisms (ICAO, EASA) and their roles
-Define safety objectives and describe regulatory means to achieve and maintain this minimum level of safety
-List international standards as well as major texts applicable in Europe (airworthiness and related areas)
-Know major principles edited by ICAO, as well as those of Part 21 in the matter of airworthiness
-Describe the process of certification of type/validation of type till issue of a CDN
-Detail the process from approbation of modifications to a type certificate
-Describe the process of implementation of corrective actions


  • Lecture : 14h
  • Supervised Practical Work : 4h

Form of assessment

Total assessment hours: 2

In brief

ECTS credits : cf Teaching Unit

Number of hours 20


Jean-François PETIT

Phone : 05 62 17 45 35

Email : jean-francois.petit @ enac.fr


  • Toulouse