This publication was withdrawn on
This standard is no longer available and has been replaced by the engineering technician standard.
Describes the job role an apprentice will be doing and the skills required of them by the airworthiness sector.
This document is relevant to:
- employers wanting to recruit an apprentice
- training organisations working with employers to make the apprenticeships available
The approved standard outlines the skills, knowledge and behaviours required of the apprentice and the job they will need to be able to do by the time they have completed their apprenticeship.
This standard is ready to use.
Employers involved in creating this standard
If you’d like to get involved and contribute to the development of the aircraft maintenance fitter/technician standard, please read the guidance for trailblazers, and email the trailblazer contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The standard for an airworthiness planning, quality and safety technician was developed by:
- BAE systems
- AQMS (SME)
- Gama Aviation (SME)
- NALJets and NAL Assest Management Ltd (SMEs)
- SaxonAir (SME)
- Virgin Atlantic Airways
- Baines Simmons Ltd (SME)
- Inflite MRO services
- Harrods Aviation (SME)
Funding information for employers and training organisations
Funding band (6 = highest 1 = lowest): 6
Maximum core government contribution: £18,000
Read the funding rules for apprenticeship standards for further information.