Specialisation Seminars

Complex material categories, specific supply chain activities, or market trends require in-depth and specialised training. Our specialisation seminars are conveyed by our experts and offer detailed expertise in the following business areas:

  • Tools and Ground Support Equipment
  • Material Planning and Inventory Management
  • Transport Logistics
  • Additive Manufacturing Seminar

Specialisation seminars are open to all our airline, MRO and OEM customers and partners and offer a great platform to enlarge your network and exchange with colleagues from the industry.

Types of Specialisation Seminars

A well-structured transport logistics organization has a major impact on the supply chain and especially on on-time availability of parts in the spares aviation industry. During this course we focus on typical transport and logistics interfaces, main players, processes and legal aspects to better understand transport logistics and untangle the complexity.

Lessons

  • Introduction to transport and logistics
  • Market situation and global business
  • The operational impact of transport and logistics
  • Players in the transport and logistics network
  • Service Providers
  • Modes of transportation
  • Freight costs elements
  • Governmental laws and restrictions
  • Customs, incoterms, and contracts
  • Logistics concepts
  • Transport Logistics case study

Target audience
Airlines, MROs, OEMs, Service Providers
Professionals responsible for logistics and transport management

Duration
1 day

Prerequisites
Fluency in English, no minimum experience level

During our 2-day Material Planning & Inventory Management course, our planning experts will explain the many challenges of planning your material efficiently and balancing inventory with holding costs. For both expendables and rotatable parts, suitable planning approaches are discussed. The concepts and methods presented to optimise your inventory will help you to identify potential savings and continuously improve your operational performance.

Lessons

  • Introduction to Planning
  • Rotables Planning
  • Expendables Planning
  • Inventory Management

Target audience
Airlines, MROs, OEMs
Professionals involved in material planning and inventory management

Duration
2 days

Prerequisites
Fluency in English, no minimum experience level

During our 3-day specialization course, you will learn from Additive Manufacturing experts who certified numerous airworthy parts. They will provide unique knowledge of Additive Manufacturing technologies, 3D printing materials, and the complex certification process. You will also experience our industrial-grade 3D printers at the Research Centre of Applied Aeronautics.

Lessons

  • Fundamentals of Additive Manufacturing
  • Certification framework
  • Part identification and screening
  • Part selection
  • Manufacturing processes
  • Materials and post processing
  • Build job preparation
  • Design guidelines
  • Part qualification process
  • Supply chain
  • Trends and outlook
  • Additive Manufacturing and Stores Management in aviation case study

Target audience
Airlines, MROs, OEMs
Professionals dealing with innovation, material strategy and Additive Manufacturing

Duration
3 days

Prerequisites
Fluency in English, no minimum experience level

The 2-day specialisation seminar emphasizes the criticality and complexity of tools and ground support equipment in aircraft and maintenance business. Our tool management and tool engineering experts provide comprehensive knowledge of efficient GSE & Tools planning methods, sourcing activities, and tools operations. We discuss challenges that this business brings along and go through best industry practices and methods to increase efficiency in the tools supply chain.

Lessons

  • Tools are critical
  • Categories of Tools and GSE
  • Tools Design
  • Documentation
  • Provisioning
  • Tools Sourcing
  • Tech Request
  • Tools & GSE Case Study

Target audience
Airlines, MROs, OEMs
Professionals dealing with tools management and operations

Duration
2 days

Prerequisites
Fluency in English, no minimum experience level

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