Continued Airworthiness & Maintenance Management - Specialist Diploma | CPE

Continued Airworthiness & Maintenance Management - Specialist Diploma

Postgraduate Education in Aviation Maintenance Management
(Specialist Diploma, NFQ Level 9, Minor Award)
  •   Blended, part-time delivery to suit working professionals, the Specialist Diploma in Continued Airworthiness and Maintenance Management is the first of its kind nationally;
  •   Developed in partnership with the Aviation and Aerospace Skillnet and Aviation MRO/Technical Services sector;
  •   Students gain invaluable sectoral knowledge and insights via modules taught by leading Aviation sector practitioners.

With global commercial fleets projected to double over the next 20 years, the Irish aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) and technical services sector, including EASA Part-21 Design Organisations and Part-M Continuing Airworthiness Management Organisations (CAMO), is entering a phase with significant international growth opportunities – this programme is focused on meeting this vibrant sector’s specific technical education needs.

Programme modules:
  •  Aircraft MRO Economics
  •  Continued Airworthiness Management: Maintenance Programmes & Technical Records
  •  Lean Management in Aircraft MRO Organisations
  •  Aircraft Leasing: Asset and Lease Management
  •  Composites in Aircraft Maintenance Environment: Inspection & Repairs
This nine-month, part-time, specialist diploma programme will be delivered via blended learning, with a number of face-to-face workshops on-campus in both semesters, supported by UL’s online Learning Management System and online tutor interaction.
Participants are expected to attend:
  •   Autumn Semester: five separate on-campus workshops in the Autumn semester (4.5 days in total)
  •   Spring Semester: four x two-day workshops (8 days in total)
Face-to-face tutorials will also be recorded and available online for participants who are unable to attend any of the on-campus days
Entry Requirements:
A 2.2 honours primary degree plus 3 to 5 years’ experience in the aviation and related industries.
For applicants who cannot satisfy the minimum entry requirement the course board may, at its discretion, accept a level lower qualification with stronger evidence of prior learning and experience.
An interview may form part of the application process.
Fees:  €6,286 per student.
On a limited basis, partial funding is available to eligible member companies of Aviation Finance Finuas Network, once prospective students meet the eligibility criteria set out for this programme. For details please contact Maeve O'Neill by email: or by phone: 061 423 622
Partial sholarships are also available for UL alumni - please contact for more information.
Applications: For application instructions see HOW TO APPLY
Closing Date: Thursday 8th August, 2019
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