702/703 VFR AOC Start-up

GS Aviation Consulting Inc. – Services and Documentation Provided for the 702/703 VFR AOC Initial Certification

  • Overview of the certification process
  • Checklist for certification process (Project Tracker);
  • Accountable Executive information and Form;
  • List of valuable resources (programs and websites);
  • Guidance paper on writing policies and procedures in technical manuals;
  • CARs Overview;
  • Company Operations Manual (COM) template;
  • COM conformance report (CR);
  • Checklists for the use of electronic flight bags (i.e. iPads) in accordance with AC 700-020;
  • Safety Features Cards Checklist
  • Certification application forms;
  • Notes for base inspection and interviews;
  • Flight Operations Audit Checklist;
  • Safety Reporting Form;
  • CTA Domestic Tariff Template;
  • Study notes for Operations Manager and Chief Pilot interviews;
  • Workplace (aircraft) Inspection Form;
  • Two video calls (3 hours/call) for general guidance on the certification process, operational control and development of COM, covering the following topics:
    • Overview of certification process including certification forms;
    • Review of AOC structure and Specific Approvals;
    • Types of Aerial Work;
    • Certification Manual;
    • Accountable Executive form;
    • Review of project tracker;
    • TC website, and links to other useful websites;
    • Introduction to CARs Deluxe (how to do a search);
    • COM requirements, organization, set-up and styles;
    • Carriage of infants and children;
    • Responsibilities of Operations Manager and Chief Pilot;
    • Training programs, ground training courses, exams, flight training and check rides, and training files;
    • Cross-referencing of various documents (i.e. COM, SFCs and MCM)
    • Automated flight following;
    • Flight Followers;
    • Electronic Flight Bag requirements, software, etc.;
    • Weight and balance, and Operational flight plans;
    • Flight and Duty times software;
    • Safety Features Cards (SFCs);
    • Emergency Response Plan;
    • Base Inspection/Interviews;
    • Transport Canada Surveillance program and Corrective Action Plans;
    • Introduction to Canada Labour Code and Aviation Occupational Safety and Health regulations; and,
    • Canadian Transportation Agency requirements and Licence Application.

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