AVM 2475 Aviation Maintenance Management

This course examines aviation maintenance topics as they apply to positions of leadership within a maintenance organization.  The curriculum covers leadership philosophies, communication and interpersonal skills, the responsibilities of leaders and supervisors, development and oversight of maintenance programs, and employee training programs.  The various types of maintenance organizations are also addressed, such as Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul services (MROs); Fixed-Base Operations (FBOs); and airline operations.  Emphasis will be on maintenance planning, forecasting and cost control, safety and reliability.  


3 cr.