AMC 20-20 Continuing Structural Integrity Programme with VO

Part M

Brochure ButtonThis course is specifically designed to add competence to persons working in an EASA Part CAMO environment.

EASA issued AMC 20-20 to provide guidance to type- certificate holders, STC holders, repair approval holders, maintenance organisations, operators and competent authorities related to:

Developing a continuing structural integrity programme to ensure safe operation of ageing aircraft throughout their operational life
Including provision to preclude Widespread Fatigue Damage

The course is focused on large aeroplanes, typically operated by Air Carriers (Commercial Air Transport).

Note EASA advises the following - While these guidelines are not mandatory, they are derived from extensive industry experience in determining compliance with the relevant requirements. Like all acceptable means of compliance material, this AMC is not in itself mandatory, and does not constitute a requirement. It describes an acceptable means, but not the only means, for showing compliance with the requirements.


All personnel with duties and/or responsibilities in ensuring effective oversight of the Airline Engineering Technical Services and Aircraft Maintenance Program. (AMP) Management, Competent Authority (CA) Quality Assurance Staff. Also of Interest to other persons working in an EASA PartCAMO Environment or Part M Quality System. Technical Managers & Lease Companies. 


a) At the end of this Training the delegate should have a comprehensive understanding of methodology to ensure compliance with Continuing Structural Integrity Programme.
b) Тhe Roles and responsibilities associated with the management of Supplemental Structural Inspection Programme (SSIP) and relationship with MSG-3.
c) To be able to effectively assess both the regulatory compliance and suitability of operators’ Maintenance Programmes. d) Achieve a solid understanding related to Part- CAMO Continued Airworthiness Management (CAM) and the Continuing Airworthiness Organisation (CAMO) management of the AMP
d) Be able to use the regulation to proactively manage the oversight of regulatory compliance related to the AMP and its control processes
e) Understand the activities which support the analysis of Safety Data including SB’s and AD’s
f) Understand the impact of the various elements on the AMP with the ability to assess exposure and viability and identify potential weaknesses within the system


Definitions and Acronyms
Continuing Structural Integrity - Introduction
Supplemental Structural Inspection Programme (SSIP)
Service Bulletin Review and Mandatory Modification Programme
Corrosion Prevention and Control Programme (CPCP)
Repair Evaluation Guidelines (REG) and Repair Assessment Programme (RAP)
Limit of Validity (LOV) of the Maintenance Programme and Evaluation for Widespread Fatigue Damage (WFD)
Supplemental Type-Certificates and Modifications Implementation
Appendix 1 - Guidelines for Development of a Supplementary Structural Inspection Programme
Appendix 2 - Guidelines for Development of a Programme to Preclude the Occurrence of Widespread Fatigue Damage
Appendix 3 - Guidelines for Establishing Instructions for Continued Airworthiness of Structural Repairs and Modifications
Appendix 4 - Guidelines for Development of a Corrosion Control Programme
Appendix 5 - Guidelines for the Development of a SB Review and Mandatory Modification Programme


This course is aimed at Competent Authorities, (CA / NAA staff.) EU Operators, Part M CAMOs, Quality Managers, CAMs, Airworthiness Review Staff


To provide delegates with an overview of Aircraft Maintenance Program obligations related to Continuing Structural Integrity Programme including Functional Elements and techniques to deliver effective oversight.


Course type: Presentation with voice over
Duration equivalent to 1-day classroom training
Category: Part M
Price: 85 EUR


3 to 5 courses/delegates - 5%
6 to 10 courses/delegates - 10%
11 to 24 courses/delegates - 15%
25 to 49 courses/delegates - 20%
> 50 courses/delegates - 25%

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