Human Factors Maintenance

General Subjects

17 modules

10 hours 5 min

Why Learn Human Factors Maintenance ?
  • Enjoy an Engaging Learning Experience through a captivating educational format that intrigues and inspires.
  • Boost your skills with Interactive Assessments that enhance retention and understanding.
  • Join a Proven Track Record of over 800 satisfied customers who trust Scandlearn for their training needs.
  • Stay ahead with cutting-edge Human Factors by diving into the latest industry insights.
  • Leverage Scandlearn's Aviation Expertise, backed by years of specialized experience in the field of Human Factors and the aviation sector.
  • Easily achieve Mandatory Compliance to keep your team up-to-date with industry regulations.
  • Opt for Cost-Effective Learning that eliminates traditional classroom expenses without sacrificing quality.
  • Benefit from training Tailored for Aircraft Engineers/Technicians, designed to meet your unique professional needs.


Welcome to the future of aircraft maintenance training! Our new course on Human Factors in Aircraft Maintenance is not just another training program; it's a game-changer. Designed with the latest pedagogic approaches and visually appealing animations, for your team to get the best possible learning experience.

This course is fully compliant with legislative requirements, but we go beyond mere compliance. We offer a course that speaks to humans, for humans, about humans. Dive in to explore how human factors influence safety, efficiency, and overall performance in aircraft maintenance.

Key Benefits of Human Factors in Aviation Maintenance

  • Enhanced Safety: Training helps people recognize and reduce risks, making accidents less likely and improving safety overall.

  • Improved Efficiency: By understanding human limitations and how to optimize performance, teams can work more efficiently, saving both time and resources.

  • Quality Assurance: Understanding human factors improves work quality, especially in specialized areas like aeroplane maintenance and ground staff tasks. Learn more about Human Factors for Ground Crew.

  • Regulatory Compliance: Aircraft maintenance industries require Human Factors Training to ensure safety and efficiency by teaching teams the necessary rules.

  • Team Cohesion: Understanding human behaviour and communication styles can lead to better teamwork, improving both morale and productivity.

  • Error Reduction Mitigation: Training helps identify signs of fatigue, stress, and distraction that can cause mistakes, and provides ways to reduce them.

  • Cost Savings: Organisations can save money by avoiding mitigating mistakes, and reducing the risk of accidents, and improving productivity and efficiencies.

  • Competitive Advantage: Companies that invest in Human Factors Training have an advantage in the market. They are able to adapt to new technologies and methods.

What is Human Factors Training?

Human Factors in Aviation studies human abilities, limitations, and traits important for risky operations. Human Factors Training focuses on understanding how humans interact with systems, aiming to deepen our knowledge of these complex interactions. Understanding human factors is crucial for safety in aircraft maintenance, as it impacts so many areas for smooth operations. It can make a significant difference in this critical sector.

This training helps in reducing mistakes, improving safety, and enhancing performance. It teaches about how people behave, what they can do, and what their limits are.

Human Factors modules overview

  • Module 1 – Introduction to Human Factors
    Learn the basics of human factors and why they are important for maintaining aircraft safety and efficiency.

  • Module 2 – Human Performance and Limitations
    Explore the biological and psychological aspects that influence human performance. Learn how to recognise and work within these limitations.

  • Module 3 – Human Error, Part 1
    Learn about the different mistakes people can make in aeroplane maintenance and ways to avoid or mitigate them. The module also covers how to identify threats that can lead to errors.

  • Module 4 – Human Error, Part 2
    Continue your journey into understanding human error with a focus on case studies and real-world examples.

  • Module 5 – Personality Awareness and Reliability
    Discover how personality traits can impact reliability and performance. Learn strategies to manage different personalities in the workplace.

  • Module 6 – Stress and Stress Management
    Understand the sources of stress in aircraft maintenance and acquire tools to manage and mitigate stress effectively.

  • Module 7 – Workload Management
    Learn how to manage workload efficiently to ensure safety and quality in aircraft maintenance tasks.

  • Module 8 – Fatigue and Vigilance
    Explore the impact of fatigue on performance and learn techniques to maintain vigilance during long working hours and shift work.

  • Module 9 – Situational Awareness, Assertiveness, Information Acquisition, and Processing and Decision-Making
    This comprehensive module covers everything from situational awareness to decision-making skills, equipping you with the tools to make informed decisions .

  • Module 10 – Effective Communication
    Master the art of communication to ensure a clear and effective exchange of information, thereby reducing the risk of errors.

  • Module 11 – Leadership, Followership, and Feedback
    Learn the importance of effective leadership and followership, and how constructive feedback can improve team performance.

  • Module 12 – Safety Culture and Organizational Factors
    Understand the role of organisational culture in promoting a safe and efficient work environment.

  • Module 13 – Hazards in the Workplace
    Identify common hazards, so-called Dirty Dozen, in the aircraft maintenance environment and learn how to mitigate them effectively.

Why train Human Factors with Scandlearn

In a domain where errors could be life-threatening, understanding human factors is not merely an advantage—it's a necessity. Our course offers a holistic view of all the elements that contribute to effective and safe aircraft maintenance—focusing not only on the individual but organizational systemic safety. Our distinctive combination of eye-catching animations and an exceptional educational method means you're not merely fulfilling a regulatory obligation. Instead, you're investing in high-quality training that will yield returns in safety and efficiency.

Enrol in a valuable training package

  • Engaging Learning Experience: Immerse in an outstanding format that both intrigues and inspires, making education a captivating journey.

  • Aviation Expertise: Benefit from Scandlearn's extensive experience in crafting aviation-related courses, backed by years of industry knowledge.

  • Interactive Assessments: Engage with course content through interactive assessments, enhancing understanding and retention as you progress.

  • Mandatory Compliance: Fulfill essential compliance requirements effortlessly, ensuring your team stays up-to-date with industry regulations.

  • Proven Track Record: Join the ranks of over 800 satisfied customers who have experienced the excellence of Scandlearn's ed-tech services.

  • Cost-Effective Learning: Say goodbye to traditional classroom expenses. Our solution offers a budget-friendly alternative that doesn't compromise quality.

  • Cutting-Edge Human Factors: Learn the latest in Human Factors to improve your team's skills with up-to-date sector knowledge.

  • Tailored for your team: We've carefully tailored this online course to meet the needs of Aircraft in Maintenance

Scandlearn Pedagogic Approach

Engaging Course Content

In collaboration with Scandlearn's team of instructors and designers, we have developed an engaging Human Factors course using Scandlearn's innovative approach. Competency-Based Training and Assessments (CBTA) framework. Boost your memory retention, elevate organizational ROI, and assure top-notch learning quality with our carefully designed CBTA system.

We make complex concepts easy to grasp by using a variety of instructional methods like videos, simulations, and interactive assessments. Enjoy a dynamic and enriching learning experience. Learn more about the benefits of CBTA here.

This design helps people understand complex ideas more easily. We use videos, simulations, and interactive tests to make your learning experience both engaging and enjoyable. For a more in-depth exploration of the advantages of CBTA, follow this link.

The course is found in the LMS Course Builder where the course can be previewed and made available for your crew. Contact the Scandlearn training department at [email protected] if you have any further questions. This training program is aimed for your Maintenance crew providing detailed and structured information about Human Factors in aviation maintenance. This training program is in compliance with EASA and UK regulation EU 965/2012 AMC1 ORO.FC.120 & 130 Course Version number 1.23.1.

Scandlearn Go, Online or Offline

Our online training is flexible to fit your team's busy schedule. Accessible via our mobile app, Scandlearn Go, the program is compatible with both Android and Apple devices. Your team can learn at their own speed. Participants have the flexibility to access course material from any location, including remote areas without a Wi-Fi connection.

Rest assured, the app will automatically sync all progress once you're back online. Experience the convenience of Scandlearn in a highly user-friendly app that fits right in your pocket.

Regulatory Compliance

Our course closely follows the EASA regulations but is also suitable for operators complying with other standards globally.

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Course Content


CBTA Presentation

2 minutes
12 parts
13 minutes
26 questions

We would like to know a little about you

3 minutes
3 questions

Module 1 Introduction to Human Factors

40 minutes
44 parts
7 questions

Module 2 Human Performance & Limitations

33 minutes
36 parts
7 questions

Module 3 Human Error Part 1

31 minutes
39 parts
7 questions

Module 4 Human Error Part 2

20 minutes
21 parts
5 questions

Module 5 Personality Awareness & Reliability

33 minutes
33 parts
9 questions

Module 6 Stress & Stress Management

37 minutes
37 parts
8 questions

Module 7 Workload Management

33 minutes
30 parts
9 questions

Module 8 Fatigue & Vigilance

31 minutes
33 parts
7 questions

Module 9 Situational Awareness, Assertiveness, Information Acquisition & Processing and Decision Making

29 minutes
36 parts
8 questions

Module 10 Effective Communication

32 minutes
38 parts
6 questions

Module 11 Leadership, Followership and Feedback

35 minutes
40 parts
6 questions

Module 12 Safety Culture & Organizational Factors

35 minutes
43 parts
7 questions

Module 13 Workplace Hazards

41 minutes
41 parts
9 questions

Last questions before you leave

3 minutes
3 questions
Certification Test

Human Factors Maintenance

10 minutes
20 questions
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