Aviation - Part 21 Design Technician - Shannon

TUS - Limerick Campuses


Course Name Aviation - Part 21 Design Technician - Shannon
Course Provider TUS - Limerick Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) TUS - Technological University of the Shannon
Course Code 109221 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 7 NFQ)  More info.. Special Purpose Technological University of the Shannon Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Shannon
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment This programme may be offered again in the 2022-2023 academic year. This will be confirmed in early Summer 2022.
Duration Delivery
10 weeks, 3 hours per week.
Thursdays from 6.00pm to 9.00pm
Course Fee Course fee is €1,500
This programme has secured funding under the Aviation Skillnet. Eligible companies and individuals can secure a contribution TBC towards course fees. You or your employer should contact Maeve O Neill, at 061 423 622 or maeve@icbe.ie to confirm that you are eligible for support. Subject to terms and conditions.
Entry Requirements

Expand+What are the entry requirements?
An aircraft maintenance qualification, aviation qualification at Level 6 or above or extensive experience in the aircraft maintenance industry.

ENGLISH LANGUAGE: Applicants who do not have English as their first l...

Course Content

Expand+On successful completion of this course, participants will have a fundamental knowledge of Initial Airworthiness legislation and how it impacts aircraft design and design changes. It will introduce the learner to the theory and practice of Initial Ai...

Subjects Taught

Expand+What modules will I study?
Subjects that you will study on this programme include:

Legislation of Part 21 Design, TCDS Type Certificate Data Sheet, Certification Specifications/Airworthiness codes, Design Organisation and Means of Compliance, In...

Assessment Method Assessment
100% Continuous Assessment. Students will complete ten written assignment /case study/report as per the ten sections set out in the indicative syllabus.
Number of Credits Qualification
Certificate in Part 21 Design Technician (Special Purpose Award, Level 7, 10 Credits)
Careers or Further Progression What are the career prospects?
Part 21 Design Technician is a Level 7 Special Purpose Award programme aimed at Aircraft Maintenance personnel or those with a background in Aeronautical Engineering and offers them a career path into the area of Initial Airworthiness as an Aircraft Design Engineer. It also offers more experienced personnel a deeper insight into Initial Airworthiness, in particular, the classification and approval of modifications and repairs.
Further Enquiries Flexible Learning Team
+353 61 293802

For queries relating to the course content
Contact: Jane Magill, Atlantic Air Adventure Park Co Ltd
Tel: 061 363687 / 087 2037487
Location Shannon
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