Engine Maintenance Training

About Our Training

CD Aviation Services prioritizes customers’ ability to maintain the condition of their engine. We’ve developed original training material accepted by the FAA and customized for owners, operators and mechanics.

Both trainings are conducted in an open forum classroom setting with full color PowerPoint slides. Students will receive a full color manual which they can take home for future reference.

One Day EMT

The One Day EMT is an 8-hour, FAA accepted IA renewal course designed to familiarize owners, operators, and mechanics with maintenance and operation of the TPE331.

Available One Day Classes: (FREE)

CAAA Convention- Hyatt Monterey California- November 12th, 2017 
KAAA Convention- Manhattan Kansas Hilton Garden Inn Meeting Room B- October 22, 2017 
NAAA Annual Convention in Savannah Georgia- Savannah International Convention Center- December 3, 2017 

The One Day training includes instruction and tips on:

  • CD Overview
  • Start Procedures
  • Fuel Consumption
  • TPE History
  • Cockpit Troubleshooting
  • Cost Comparison
  • Airflows
  • Fuel Nozzle Maintenance
  • Engine Power
  • Horsepower
  • Carbon Erosion
  • EGT/ITT
  • Free Turbine Design
  • Cost Savings
  • Power Runs
  • Fixed Shaft Design
  • Engine Description
  • Beta and PG Models

Five Day EMT

The Five Day EMT is designed for the mechanics who maintain TPE331 powered A/C to expand his or her knowledge on TPE331 operations, making them better troubleshooters. The Five Day EMT expands on the One Day EMT into each system and how they operate.

Available Classes: $500

Joplin, MO - January 29 -February 2, 2018 

The Five Day training includes instruction and tips on:

  • CD Overview
  • TPE History
  • Airflows
  • Horsepower
  • Free Turbine Designs
  • Fixed Shaft Design
  • Fuel Consuption
  • Cost Comparison
  • Engine Power
  • EGT/ITT Systems
  • Power Runs
  • Beta and PG Modes
  • Start Procedures
  • Cockpit Troubleshooting
  • Fuel Nozzle Maintenance
  • Carbon Erosion
  • Cost Savings
  • Engine Description
  • Prop Control System
  • Negative Torque System
  • Negative Torque Strain Guage
  • Torque Indicating System
  • EPA System
  • Engine Oil System
  • Engine Anti Ice System
  • Fuel System
  • Bendix Fuel System
  • Static Engine Rigging
  • Woodward Rig Engine to AC
  • Woodward Run and Rig
  • Bendix Static Rig
  • Bendix Rig Engine to AC
  • Conquest Propeller Governer
  • Conquest Fuel Controls System
  • Conquest Rigging