To be responsible to the Senior Manager – Engineering Training for delivering technical training to our maintenance engineers and support staff. This would include supporting some overseas training delivery.
Delivering training using electronic based courseware, MFTD Training Simulators and other equipment as required.
Preparation of lecture notes for trainees, presentation of lectures as required, advising the Training Manager of any necessary revisions or amendments that are required to the course syllabi.
Produce training course material and electronic presentations. Provide practical training courses where needed to meet the requirements of Part-147 Level III aircraft engineering Type courses.
Delivering Technical Training
Deliver initial & recurrent EASA Part-147 approved aircraft Type training to Engineers iaw VAA syllabus and regulatory requirements.
Prepare candidates to achieve appropriate examination standards, company approvals and licencing requirements.
Manage and motivate candidates to encourage a highly proficient and dedicated workforce for VAA and external customers.
Co-ordinate with other internal and external providers to ensure effective delivery of assigned training programmes.
Preparing course material
Ensure that all course material is up to date, accurate and meets the needs of students.
Design and develop new courses, and ad-hoc training courses based on up-to-date training needs analysis and using the most appropriate and cost effective training technology.
Gather and monitor course feedback for the continuous improvement of courses and individual performance.
Quality, Continuous Improvement and Projects
Manage all necessary documentation and publications for the compliance and effective running of Technical Training.
Maintain accurate student training records, available for Quality Assurance and CAA auditing.
Production of reports and plans as directed.
Act as focal for key department or VAA-wide projects as assigned; e.g. Entry Into Service projects for new aircraft types.
We are looking for someone who has a proven track record as an aircraft Technician/Approved Engineer. Experience as a Technical Instructor on civilian aircraft is essential. MFTD training experience would be an advantage.You'll be a highly positive, flexible, self-motivated individual, dedicated towards effective and efficient training within a team. Having excellent training delivery and facilitation skills would be an advantage as would strong planning and organisational skills. You'll need to have excellent time management and be able to prioritise and balance multiple tasks. You'll be expected to be confidential and work within data protection laws and guidelines. Broad business understanding will be an advantage.
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