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FAA Bill Highlights Need for ARSA Member Engagement

On Feb. 4, House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster (R-Pa.) unveiled his long-awaited FAA reauthorization proposal, the Aviation Innovation, Reform, and Reauthorization Act (the AIRR Act, H.R. 4441).…

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Part 147: Aviation Industry Stands Up for Competency

On Feb. 1, ARSA joined a broad effort to get the new 14 CFR part 147 – the long awaited update to the rule governing aviation maintenance technician schools –…

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Online Training: Major, Minor and More

Join ARSA’s regulatory and legislative teams for a series of sessions in February and March. Begin in your shop with major/minor determinations, travel the world with an introduction to international…

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New EEOC Rule Would Expand Reporting to Target Gender Pay Gap

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) is proposing to expand employer reporting requirements to target what the Obama administration calls a stubborn and persistent gender pay gap.
Current rules require…

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ARSA Training – Upcoming Sessions

In Person

Regulatory Training at HAI’s Heli Expo – Feb. 28 & 29, 2016
Marshall S. Filler and Sarah MacLeod, the association’s foremost experts in regulatory compliance (and managing members of the firm of Obadal, Filler, MacLeod and Klein, PLC) will be leading professional education courses at HAI HELI-EXPO. The sessions are listed under the “Maintenance Management” track, but are in fact substantially valuable to any aviation professional. (Register before midnight on Jan. 15, 2016 and save more than 20 percent.)
Topics: Regulations 101, Audit Activism and Public Aircraft.
Click here to view all classes and register.

Live Online

Major Pain Over a Minor Issue
Description: This session will review the regulations that govern the terms “major” and “minor” in the world of civil aviation repairs and alterations. Learn the regulatory facts and how to train your FAA inspector so this minor issue doesn’t become a major pain in the derrière.
Instructor: Sarah MacLeod
Date: Feb. 24, 2016
Time: 11:00 a.m. EST
Click here to register.

Going Global
Description: This session summarizes the framework for international safety regulation, introduces ICAO’s mechanisms for allocating regulatory responsibilities among member states and addresses the important role bilateral agreements play in enhancing efficiency and facilitating international commerce.
Instructor: Marshall S. Filler
Date: March 4, 2016
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Click here to register.

Repair Stations Go to Washington
Description: This session will overview basic strategies for communicating with key lawmakers and their staff to become an effective advocate for aviation interests. Learn how to make the most of your constitutionally-protected right “to petition the government for a redress of grievances.”
Instructors: Christian A. Klein & Daniel B. Fisher
Date: March 9, 2016
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Click here to register.
Special Offer: Register now to attend ARSA’s Legislative Day on March 16 and receive free access to this session (event registrants will receive a special invite with instructions prior to the session).

On Demand & Tailored Training

ARSA provides an ever-expanding catalogue of on-demand recordings of its online training sessions. Each recording is available immediately and available for viewing for 90 days after purchase. Click here to get started. Don’t see the training you need? Contact us and help get it developed.