Advanced Qualification Program Evaluator Manual TP 14672


This manual contains the policies, procedures and guidelines that pertain to the Advanced Qualification Program (AQP) Evaluators. It is published for use by Transport Canada Inspectors, air operators and AQP Evaluators.

AQP Evaluators are authorized to conduct AQP Validations and Evaluations on behalf of Transport Canada. They receive their authority and are approved by the Regional Managers, Commercial and Business Aviation (RMCBA) or the Chief, Airline Inspection.

When performing their duties, AQP Evaluators are first and foremost acting as delegates of the Minister according to subsection4.3(1) of the Aeronautics Act thus it is imperative that the policies and procedures specified in this manual be adhered to.

Transport Canada Inspectors will also abide by the policies and procedures specified for the approval and monitoring of AQP Evaluators as well as the conduct of AQP Validations and Evaluations.

Don Sherritt

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