Topic outline

  • Learning outcomes:

    Dealing with different documentation, human safety and environmental risk procedures during teamwork with complicated composite repair.


    • To work with the correct and latest amended reference system (according to the trade), and develop creative repair solutions.
    • To comply with the regulations and safety legislation during working at the workshop (work environment)
    • To be able to communicate and cooperate remotely with team members and other professionals, describing the technical characteristics of the damage


    • To understand the architecture of the documentation system.
    • To know the specific safety requirements around composite materials.
    • To understand the environmental risks from work activities and protection methods.
    • To know the technical terminology.
    • To understand the importance of professional and organisational relationship and responsibilities.


    • To navigate in the documentation system – manuals (ex. Being able within the approved Structural Repair manuals SRM reference system or other approved OEM repair document to find the correct repair procedure).
    • To follow the safety requirements and instructions at the work place.
    • To work and develop creative repair solutions and suggestions.
    • To use technical language and terminology
    • To communicate in writing and orally on technical issues
    • To apply the organizational, interpersonal and communication skills

  • Syllabus of Unit-2:



    Unit -2

                       Unit Title

    Documentation and responsibilities ’’Repair references, human factor and environment’’.


    Classroom hours

    Laboratory and practical hours

    1. Safety and environment



    2. Documentation



    3. Human Factors



    Unit assessment


    Duration – hours



    Total unit duration

    6 hrs. = 1 days



    Main hands-on content


    Presentation of workshop Clean, Sanding and storage rooms environmental condition and awareness. Human factor and safety presentation in workshop and awareness together with documentation.


    • References ,textbook, and manuals:

      1. Structural composites: Advanced composites in aviation, 2013, book by Avotek Information Resources, LLC. USA,
      2. Essentials of advanced composite fabrication & repair, by ABARIS training staff, 291 pages, published 2009 by Aviation Supplies & Academics ASA, Inc.

      3. AviationMaintenanceTechnicianHandbook Airframe, volume 1, chapter 07,FAA 2012.

      4. Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Aerospace, SAE AIR4844B, Composites and Metal Bonding Glossary.

      5. Structural Repair Manuals SRM.