Course Details

Maintenance Publications, Forms and Records

This course is designed to partially fulfill the curriculum requirements as set out in Appendix B Part 147 General Curriculum Subjects for Aviation Maintenance Technician Schools established by the Federal Aviation Administration Regulations.

In this course, you will learn about FAA and non-FAA regulations and publications that must be considered when completing maintenance, inspections, and record-keeping. You will become familiar with the various documents and forms frequently used by maintenance technicians, such as Type Certificate Data Sheets, Airworthiness Directives, and manufacturer manuals. This course also explains the concept of “airworthiness,” and will help you learn how to stay up-to-date with changing aviation regulations. Lastly, the course will explain the standards for light sport aircraft (LSA) maintenance and inspections.

Recommended Prerequisites

Basic Reading Comprehension, Basic Computer Skills, Basic Internet Browsing Skills

What You’ll Learn

Course Module Listing


Pre-Course Survey

Course Introduction

Code of Federal Regulations

Module Introduction

Title Overview

Maintenance Related Regulations

Module Summary

Module Assessment

Primary Regulations

Module Introduction

FAR Part Maintenance, Preventive Maintenance, Rebuilding, and Alteration

FAR Part General Operating and Flight Rules

Civil Air Regulations and Suspected Unapproved Parts

Module Summary

Module Assessment

Documents, Forms, and Records

Module Introduction

FAA and Non-FAA Documents



Light Sport Aircraft (LSA) Maintenance

Module Summary

Module Assessment



Hands-on Assessment

Post-Course Survey