Friction Tester Training Course

Friction Tester training provides you with the knowledge and skills you need to conduct Friction Testing of Helidecks in accordance with CAP 437, using the only approved equipment, the Findlay Irvine Micro GT Friction Tester. You’ll learn:

  • Friction Tester features, e.g. surveys and runs, wet/dry testing, transferring data to computer
  • Software menus
  • Preparing for a Friction Test, e.g. assembly, batteries and tyres, setting software defaults
  • Creating helideck survey files, e.g. file creation and mangement, run/error warning messages
  • Maintenance and storage
  • Helideck Grip Tester Analyser Software, e.g. installation, copying survey files, options
  • Troubleshooting

Friction Tester Certification enables the Certificate holder, while employed by the Company named on the Certificate, to perform Friction Tests for the Company. Certification is nontransferable to any third party. Biennial re-certification through Flight Safety is required in order to remain Certified. 


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Aeronautical Enterprises

Calling for Expressions of Interest for the next Friction Tester Training course for November 2019 - Melbourne*

Courses can be delivered either on site or during an Aeronautical Enterprises training session held periodically in Melbourne. Contact Aeronautical Enterprises for our next training session date.

* Minimum numbers apply for all courses (excludes Aeronautical Enterprises online courses).

Friction Tester Training Course

1-Day Training Course fee: $800 + GST per delegate.

Group discounts are available, contact Aeronautical Enterprises to find out more.

Visit Course Registration to secure your place and for full details on how to register and Aeronautical Enterprises Terms and Conditions.

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