An IA certificate allows an engineer to perform and certify reviews of airworthiness (RA), or the conformity of major modifications and repairs.
If you’ve never held an IA certificate before and you’re interested gaining one, attend the ‘initial’ course.
Certificate of Inspection Authorisation (IA) initial course - information [PDF 51 KB]
COVID-19 UPDATE: The Inspection Authorisation (IA) certificate initial course scheduled for 31 March to 02 April 2020 has been cancelled. We’re monitoring developments with COVID-19 and will act in accordance with Ministry of Health guidelines. We'll be in touch if anything changes with our planned delivery of future workshops.