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 175 KB]

24066/11 Application for Inspection Authorisation (IA) initial or refresher course [PDF 249 KB]

COVID-19 note:

For all participants attending courses and workshops, we ask that everyone:

  • Confirms that they are fully vaccinated (two primary doses and a booster dose) when registering for the training.
  • Does a rapid antigen test (RAT) to confirm it is negative prior to leaving home to fly or drive to the course/workshop.
  • Confirms that they are well on the day of the course/workshop and only travels/attends the course/workshop if currently well (no cough, cold, sore throat or flu-like symptoms).

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This course is now full.

COVID-19 note:

For all participants attending courses and workshops, we ask that everyone:

  • Confirms that they are fully vaccinated (two primary doses and a booster dose) when registering for the training.
  • Does a rapid antigen test (RAT) to confirm it is negative prior to leaving home to fly or drive to the course/workshop.
  • Confirms that they are well on the day of the course/workshop and only travels/attends the course/workshop if currently well (no cough, cold, sore throat or flu-like symptoms).

This course is now full.

COVID-19 note:

For all participants attending courses and workshops, we ask that everyone:

  • Confirms that they are fully vaccinated (two primary doses and a booster dose) when registering for the training.
  • Does a rapid antigen test (RAT) to confirm it is negative prior to leaving home to fly or drive to the course/workshop.
  • Confirms that they are well on the day of the course/workshop and only travels/attends the course/workshop if currently well (no cough, cold, sore throat or flu-like symptoms).

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