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2018 Inspection Authorization (IA) and Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT) Seminar
Annual IA Refresher & Aviation Maintenance Training
Date and Time:
Saturday, March 10, 2018, starting at 07:30 Eastern Standard Time Download Calendar File
Eddie Shields/MC and Multiple Featured Speakers
Brief Description:

This event meets the IA renewal requirements of 14 CFR 65.93(a)(4) and features 8 hours of IA refresher training on subject matter relating to aviation maintenance, inspection, repair or alteration of products, systems, components and accessories. Don't miss this exciting opportunity to interact with industry and FAA Inspectors. Must pre-register to attend, Seating limited to IA's and AMT's, repairmen, and student mechanics only. Click on the link below to see all the details and register today!

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Location of Seminar:
Gaston College &Textile Technology Center
7220 Wilkinson Boulevard
Room KCC118
Belmont, NC 28012
Directions to Venue:

Located just west of Catawba River (Lake Wylie) on Wilkinson Blvd, Belmont, NC.

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Fly-in Seminar?:
200 seats at the facility, 69 remaining for online registration.
Registration Information:
Seminar has passed.
Sponsoring Division:
Charlotte FSDO and FAASTeam
Contact Information:
Eddie Shields
Phone: 704-319-7057
Additional Event Information & Acknowledgement of Industry Sponsor(s):

Proudly hosted by: Gaston College & Textile Technology Center, Charlotte Flight Standards District Office, FAASTeam and participating sponsors.

No fee for attending this training course. A lite lunch will be provided by our sponsors. 

On-line "pre-registration" is required.  FAA registration sign-in starting at 7:30 am on arrival.  Seminar starts at 8:00am and ends at 5:00pm.  Plan on arriving between 7:30 am and 8:00 am for signing in and morning refreshments.  For additional assistance you may contact

This annual aircraft maintenance training is open to ALL aircraft technicians at no cost.

Please Note:  The 12-month IA period begins on April 1 and ends on March 31 of each year.  The IA renewal year is accomplished on the odd number years.  Year "2018" is not an odd year for the IA renewal!

This training is eligible for (8 hrs) credit in the Aviation Maintenance Technicians (AMT) Awards Program. Visit follow the links to the "Maintenance Hangar" for details on enrolling in this important program.  Must be enrolled prior to receiving credit. 

Door prizes will furnished by the participating sponsors. Be sure to visit them at their tables during breaks.


Equal Access Information:
The FAA Safety Team (FAASTeam) is committed to providing equal access to this meeting/event for all participants. If you need alternative formats or services because of a disability, please communicate your request as soon as possible with the person in the “Contact Information” area of the meeting/event notice. Note that two weeks is usually required to arrange services.
Credit Applicability:
8 Hours Total for AMT
FAASTeam Project Information:
National Project:
GA Airworthiness
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