NEW YORK (October 21, 2019) – FlightSafety International congratulates the first graduates to complete the Cabin Systems Master Technician program.
“We are pleased to congratulate John Rowell, Director of Maintenance, Valero Services Inc. and Tommy Tippett, Gulfstream Aerospace on their significant achievement,” said Dann Runik, Senior Vice President, Operations. “Completing our new Cabin Systems Master Technician path demonstrates John and Tommy’s in-depth understanding of the systems and ability to operate and maintain them to the highest standards.”
The Cabin Systems Master Technician program offers a progressive curriculum that follows a five step process. It is designed to provide technicians with the skills required to service and maintain the cabin of the aircraft they support at the highest level.
In order to complete the Cabin Systems program, technicians must complete five courses offered in partnership with Gulfstream Aerospace and Satcom Direct. They include: Avionics Standard Practices, Cabin Connectivity, Integrated Cabin Management Systems, Cabin Systems Operational Maintenance Program (OMP) and aeroIT®, the Satcom Direct module which can be completed through FlightSafety International, or gained as a credit towards the Master Technician program through training at Satcom Direct.
FlightSafety Master Technician training provides in-depth instruction and real-world practical training. This innovative and unique program was developed in close collaboration with aircraft, component, and systems manufacturers. It is designed to help technicians develop a higher level of skill and increase their problem-solving ability. It also enables them to further enhance their contributions to the safety, reliability and operating efficiency of the aircraft or components they support and maintain.
Master Technician is offered for a wide variety of OEMs and aircraft manufactured by Abaris, Bombardier, Dassault, Embraer, Gulfstream, Honeywell, Pilatus, Pratt & Whitney Canada, Sikorsky, and Textron. FlightSafety also offers Master Technician Avionics: Aircraft-Specific, Composites, Engine and Management.
Technicians who complete one or more of the FlightSafety Master Technician programs help to improve safety, lower aircraft operating costs and increase aircraft dispatch reliability.
FlightSafety International is the world’s premier professional aviation training company and supplier of flight simulators, visual systems and displays to commercial, government and military organizations. Over 2,000 highly qualified instructors provide more than 1.4 million hours of training each year to pilots, technicians and other aviation professionals from 167 countries and independent territories. FlightSafety operates the world’s largest fleet of advanced full-flight simulators at Learning Centers and training locations in the United States, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Hong Kong, India, Japan, the Netherlands, Norway, South Africa and the United Kingdom.
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