In accordance with Article 171 of the Air Transport Law (“Official Gazette of the Republic of Serbia”, no. 73/2010, 57/2011, 93/2012, 45/2015, 66/2015, sec. law, 83/2018 и 9/2020), Aircraft Maintenance Technician belongs to the category of non-flight personnel for aircraft maintenance whose tasks directly influence air transport safety.

Qualification name:
Aircraft Maintenance Technician

Qualification level:
IV

Qualification objective:
Aircraft maintenance

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Duties – professional competences

  • conducting line maintenance inspection and rectification of minor defects of elements, components and systems of airplanes;
  • conducting line maintenance inspection and rectification of minor defects of elements, components and systems of helicopters;
  • reading, writing and communication in English, the language that technical documentation and procedures necessary for issuing the certificate on airworthiness of the aircraft to release it into service after a maintenance operation are written in.

Qualifications foundation

Qualification is based on job description, objectives and outcomes of vocational education. Rights, liabilities, and responsibilities of Aircraft Maintenance Technician are defined by the document of the European Committee (EU) 1321/2014 Regulation on the continuing airworthiness of aircraft and aeronautical products, parts and appliances, and on the approval of organisations and personnel involved in these tasks.

Following the satisfactory completion of study programme, if one meets the requirements defined by “The Aviation Academy Regulations on the conditions for obtaining licence”, the person is entitled to take theoretical exams for category A licence.

A category aircraft maintenance licence permits the holder to issue certificates of release to service following minor scheduled line maintenance and simple defect rectification as specified in standard PART-145, always within the limits of tasks specifically endorsed on the authorisation.

This category is divided into following subcategories, with regard to combinations of airplane, helicopters, turbine and piston power plants:

  • A1 Aeroplanes Turbine;
  • A2 Aeroplanes Piston;
  • A3 Helicopters Turbine;
  • A4 Helicopters Piston.

The curriculum for the Aircraft Maintenance Technician education profile is in compliance with EASA PART – 147 and PART – 66 standards.

LIST OF SUBJECTS PER GRADES

Ordinal Number Aircraft Maintenance Technician I GRADE
Subject per week per year
T P PT Т P PT BS
WBL
A: GENERAL EDUCATION COMPULSORY SUBJECTS 13 455
1 Serbian Language and Literature 3 105
2 English Language 2 70
3 Physical Education 2 70
4 Mathematics 4 140
5 History 2 70
B: PROFESSIONAL COMPULSORY SUBJECTS 6 7 3 210 245 105 70
6 Physics 2 70
7 Ecology and Environmental Protection 2 70
8 Aircraft Materials 1 35
9 Aviation English 2 70
10 Technical Drawing with Mechanical Elements 2 70
11 Computer Science and Informatics 3 105
12 Tools and Measurements 1 3 17 51 35
13 Aircraft Components 1 3 18 54 35
C: ELECTIVE SUBJECTS 3 105
14 Civic Education 1 35
15 Religious Education 1 35
16 Chemistry 2 70
17 Mechanics 2 70
SUM 22 7 3 770 245 105 70
Ordinal
Number
Aircraft Maintenance Technician II GRADE
Subject per week per year
T P PT Т P PT BS
WBL
A: GENERAL EDUCATION COMPULSORY SUBJECTS 12 420
1 Serbian Language and Literature 3 105
2 English Language 2 70
3 Physical Education 2 70
4 Mathematics 5 175
B: PROFESSIONAL COMPULSORY SUBJECTS 6 9 2 210 315 70 70
5 Aviation English 2 70
6 Aircraft History 2 70
7 Aerodynamics 1 35
8 Electrical Engineering 2 70
9 Computers 2 70
10 Airframe Structure 1 1 2 35 35 70 35
11 Thermodynamics Fundamentals 1 1 17 17
12 Aircraft Electrical Equipment 1 1 18 18
13 Hydraulics Fundamentals 1 1 17 17
14 Piston Engine and Propellers 1 1 18 18 35
C: ELECTIVE SUBJECTS 3 105
15 Civic Education 1 35
16 Religious Education 1 35
17 Technical Mechanics with Mechanisms 2 70
18 Air Transport 2 70
SUM 21 9 2 735 315 70 70
Ordinal Number Aircraft Maintenance Technician III GRADE
Subject per week per year
T P WBL Т P PT BS
WBL
A: GENERAL EDUCATION COMPULSORY SUBJECTS 12 420
1 Serbian Language and Literature 3 105
2 English Language 2 70
3 Physical Education 2 70
4 Mathematics 5 175
B: PROFESSIONAL COMPULSORY SUBJECTS 4 7 6 140 245 210 70
5 Aviation English 2 70
6 Software Application in Aircraft Maintenance 2 70
7 Avionics 1 1 35 35
8 Aircraft Structural Design 1 1 3 17 17 51
9 Hydro-pneumatic Aeroplane Systems 1 1 3 18 18 54
10 Gas Turbine Engine Construction 2 1 3 34 17 51 35
11 Gas Turbine Engine Systems 2 1 3 36 18 54 35
C: ELECTIVE SUBJECTS 3 105
12 Civic Education 1 35
13 Religious Education 1 35
14 Entrepreneurship 2 70
15 Composite Materials 2 70
SUM 19 7 6 665 245 210 70
Ordinal Number Aircraft Maintenance Technician IV GRADE
Subject per week per year
T P WBL Т P PT BS
WBL
A: GENERAL EDUCATION COMPULSORY SUBJECTS 13 403
1 Serbian Language and Literature 3 93
2 English Language 2 62
3 Physical Education 2 62
4 Mathematics 4 124
5 Sociology and Civil Rights 2 62
B: PROFESSIONAL COMPULSORY SUBJECTS 5 6 5 155 186 155 105
6 Aviation English 2 62
7 Software Application in Aircraft Maintenance 2 62
8 Human Factor 2 62
9 Aviation Legislation 1 31
10 Airplane Systems 1 1 3 31 31 93 70
11 Aerodynamics and Helicopter Structure Design 1 1 2 16 16 32 35
12 Helicopter Systems 1 1 2 15 15 30
C: ELECTIVE SUBJECTS 3 93
13 Civic Education 1 31
14 Religious Education 1 31
15 Aeroplane Strength and Durability 2 62
16 Civil Aviation Safety 2 62
SUM 21 6 5 651 186 155 105