AMET 120 - Troubleshooting and Human Factors in
Aircraft Maintenance & Management

This course covers the study of techniques for effective troubleshooting and prevention of errors in the maintenance of aircraft.


Hours: 24 (Lecture Hours: 24)


Total Weeks: 15


Admission in to the Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Program


Non-Course Prerequisite:




Course Content:
- Develop techniques in solving the wide variety of problems encountered with systems maintenance
Human Factors
- Explain the relationship between human factors and aircraft maintenance
- Explain how human capabilities and limitations can influence task performance and safety in aircraft maintenance and inspection.
- Identify situations in which maintenance errors are likely to occur
Maintenance Management
- Explain maintenance management methodology
- Explain quality assurance within the workplace


Learning Outcomes:

- The student will develop effective troubleshooting techniques that can be applied to various situations.
- The student will identify and develop strategies for preventing human errors while accomplishing maintenance on aircraft.


Grading System: Percentage


Passing Grade: 70%


Percentage of Individual Work: 100


Textbooks are subject to change. Please contact the bookstore at your local campus for current book lists.