The ASTM Light Sport Aircraft Certificate Program is offered to those individuals who attend the Light Sport Aircraft Training Course and have been verified to have successfully passed the examination. The ASTM Technical and Professional Training (TPT) department developed a two day training program that gives Light Sport Aircraft manufacturers the tools they need to establish and maintain staff that are trained and certified in the use and implementation of industry standards. It provides a general overview of all relevant ASTM Committee F37 standards--the only ones currently accepted for use in the United States. Individuals who pass the examination at the end of the course shall receive a signed certificate from ASTM and be listed in the Directory of Certificate Holders. The benefits of receiving a certificate include:
Each attendee will have the option of taking an examination to receive an ASTM Light Sport Aircraft Personnel Certificate. The examination will be comprised of 50 multiple choice questions. A passing score is answering 40 questions (80%) or more correctly on the examination
An applicant for the certificate program shall do the following:
The fee to take the Personnel Certificate examination is $99. It must be taken in conjunction with the Light Sport Aircraft Training Course ($1,150 fee).
David von Glahn