Human Factors Initial

This mandatory course covers the aviation maintenance human factors training requirements for EASA Part 145 engineering organisations, to manage and reduce human error and human factors risks to improve aviation safety.

This Human Factors Initial course meets the new EASA Part 145 requirements which were introduced in December 2022.


£42.00 (exc. VAT)

8 hour(s)
2 years
UK English

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Who is this course aimed at? If you are in an EASA Part 145 engineering organisations and not had any previous Human Factors training, or have not completed Human Factors Training in the last 2 years.

It looks at what human factors are, how they affect our performance and influence our actions, and how to recognise and correct Human Factors risks in aviation.

Legislation References:

  • EASA Part 145.a.30 (e) and Acceptable Means of Compliance (AMC) and Guidance Material (GM).
  • CAP 715 An Introduction to Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Human Factors for JAR66.
  • CAP 716 Aircraft Maintenance Human Factors (EASA/JAR145 Approved Organisations).
  • CAP 718 Human Factors in Aircraft Maintenance and Inspection.

Course Topics:

  • The Need to Address Human Factors
  • Safety Culture
  • Human Error
  • Human Performance and Limitations
  • Environment
  • Procedures, Information, Tools and Practices
  • Communication
  • Teamwork
  • Professionalism and Integrity
  • Organisations’ Human Factors Programme

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be issued with a certificate.