The overall training concept for NAF Aircraft Maintenance Technicians is shown in Figure 1 and comprises the trades

  • Airframe
  • Engine Technicians and Electric
  • Instruments
  • Avionic Technicians

The concept consists of 3 phases, which are:

  • Phase 1: Vocational Training over a period of 35 weeks in TTC Windhoek
  • Phase 2: Professional Training over 60 weeks in TTC Grootfontein
  • Phase 3: Trade Test Preparation / Trade Test over 7 weeks in TTC Grootfontein

The graduation and certification procedures as well as the necessary documents/certificates will be determined between NATA, NAF and the appropriate Namibian Education/Training Authorities.

The Vocational Training at the NDF TTC consider the trades

  • Mechanics
  • Electrics/Electronics

It comprises theoretical and practical training and is carried out in the modules:

  • Fundamentals
  • Academics and Aircraft Knowledge
  • Engineering
  • Trade Introduction
  • Summary and Exams