This course gives maintenance technicians and engineers
training in the control and prevention of aircraft corrosion. Topics include
the types of corrosion, removal methods, preventive maintenance and the
corrosion prevention and control program. This course includes lectures,
demonstrations and class exercises.
Upon completion of
the course the student will be able to:
Identify the forms of corrosion found during
normal aircraft maintenance and their contributing causes.
Identify indications of corrosion on aircraft
structures and inspection methods to detect and evaluate the size of the
Describe the actions necessary to correctly
remove corrosion found on aircraft structure and repair the damage.
Identify preventive processes and maintenance
actions to eliminate or minimize corrosion problems.
Identify the areas of special concern based on
the latest operator reported corrosion experiences and proposed solutions.
Identify available resources within Boeing to
help solve corrosion-related problems.
Explain the need for a comprehensive Corrosion
Prevention and Control Program (CPCP) within each airplane maintenance program.
Understand economic consequences of poor
preventive maintenance or delayed corrective actions for corrosion control.
Length: 5 days
This course is
intended for Boeing aircraft structural repair technicians and engineers.