EI1550 - Essentials of Aviation Fuel Filtration

Training Course
  • Available in-house

This 2-day technical training course delivers an essential guide to aviation fuel cleanliness monitoring and control. It provides critical information through practical and interactive instruction – based on the EI 1550 international standards handbook.

Key benefits:

  • Based on the EI's 1550 handbook
  • Gain practical knowledge of the equipment employed to ensure aviation fuel cleanliness from refinery to aircraft.
  • Support future revisions of the handbook by participating in the ongoing development of best practice in aviation fuel handling.
  • Discuss individual fuel cleanliness issues that you may have experienced with our expert instructor.
  • Go through a worked example of the methods involved in applying filtration equipment.
  • Have the opportunity to network with colleagues.

Course overview:

Day One 

  • Module 1: Fuel cleanliness
  • Module 2: Filtration and water separation

Day Two 

  • Module 3: Types of filter
  • Module 4: Procurement and applications
  • Module 5: Operational Issues
  • Module 6: Future developments

Who should take this course?

  • Senior project engineers
  • designers
  • regional managers
  • terminal/depot managers
  • supervisors and inspectors.

Learning outcomes:

By the end of this course you will:

  • Fully understand the filtration equipment used and problems that can occur during fuel handling activities.
  • Have confidence in your ability to safely and efficiently manage the maintenance and delivery of clean fuel to aircraft.
  • Be able to plan for future fuel handling needs, and know what to expect in the field in years to come.

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