Category B1 authorization entitles the holder to issue Certificates of Release to Service after maintenance work, including work on: the airframe; the engines; mechanical and electrical systems.
Category B1 authorization includes the replacement of quickly replaceable avionic units for which a simple check (usually on board) is required to verify their integrity for further operation.
Category B1 authorization automatically entitles the holder to issue Category A Certificates of Release to Service. Category B1 is subdivided into subcategories relative to combinations of aeroplanes, helicopters, turbine and piston engines as following:
- An applicant should be at least 17 years of age with the ability to read and understand English.
- An applicant must be at least Matriculate, O-levels or Equivalent.
Note: Students awaiting results can apply for provisional admission.
Module 1 – Mathematics
Module 2 – Physics
Module 3– Electrical Fundamentals
Module 4 – Electronic Fundamentals
Module 5 – Digital Techniques & EIS
Module 6 – Materials & Hardware
Module 7 – Maintenance Practices
Module 8 – Basic Aerodynamics
Module 9 – Human Factors
Module 10 – Aviation Legislation
Module 11 – Aeroplane Aerodynamics, Structure and Systems
Module 15 – Gas Turbine Engine
Module 17 – Propellers
Three (03) Years Training Program.