Recommendation R20000299

Recommendation issued to: AirServices Australia

Recommendation details
Output No: R20000299
Date issued: 29 March 2001
Safety action status:
Background: Why this Recommendation was developed

Output text

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau recommends that Airservices Australia review the training of electrical technical officers on operational equipment.

Initial response
Date issued: 25 May 2001
Response from: AirServices Australia
Action status: Monitor
Response text:

The review is in progress. Whilst the initial review is focused on Sydney electrical maintenance the findings will be considered nationally. Senior management has separately examined the policy on training on operational equipment and has proposed a revised policy restricting such training to specifically assessed and approved cases.

Further correspondence
Date issued: 21 December 2001
Response from: AirServices Australia
Response status: Closed - Accepted
Response text:

A review has been completed. The enhanced Techcert certification introduced within the last year for electrical technical officers assesses more elements than the previous Techcert process.

Last update 05 April 2012