Our Mission

To promote aviation safety by providing technical training to FAA’s Aircraft Certification (AIR) Engineers, Flight Test Pilots, Manufacturing Inspectors and other personnel involved in the design and production approvals, and airworthiness certification of civil aircraft and related articles.

The Aircraft Certification branch on average conducts 60 classes and trains over 900 students per year. Typically students are employees working in various AIR offices including headquarters policy offices, Directorate management offices, Aircraft Certifications Offices (ACOs), Manufacturing Inspection District Offices (MIDOs) and Aviation Oversight Offices. Industry and international partner personnel are eligible to attend courses as indicated below.

Manager: Nathan Leonard

Telephone: (405) 954-4534

Fax: (405) 954-0288

Aircraft Certification Course Listing
Course Number Course Title Available to Industry & Designees
22000084 AIR Compliance & Enforcement Part II  
22100001 Airborne Electronic Hardware Job Function X
27936 Aircraft Certification Indoctrination Phase I (Web Based ILT) X
22000046 Aircraft Certification Indoctrination Phase II  
21936 Aircraft Certification Indoctrination Phase III X
22000001 Apollo Root Cause Analysis  
22000062 Applying Systems Safety Principles X
21019 ASE Airframe Job Functions X
21021 ASE Propulsion X
21018 ASE Systems Job Functions X
21020 ASI Job Functions X
21016 Part 21 X
21415 Quality System Audit (Blended) X
27200083 Software Job Function: D0178 B/C Differences (Web Based ILT) X
21030 Software Fundamentals X
27903 14 CFR Part 21 Seminar (Industry Only) X