ICAO Government Safety Inspector – Personnel Licensing (GSI PEL EN)


  • The course provides personnel licensing aviation safety inspectors with the competencies required to conduct specific safety oversight functions in accordance with ICAO’s Standards and Recommended Practices (SARPs), Model Civil Aviation Regulations (MCARs), and technical guidance.


After having successfully completed the GSI PEL, participants will be able to:

  • Establish and maintain a CAA PEL system;
  • Obtain knowledge testing services from an outside provider;
  • Manage a knowledge testing system;
  • Evaluate a license application for completeness and accuracy;
  • Determine if an applicant is eligible for the license sought;
  • Administer, grade, and document the results of knowledge tests;
  • Conduct flight crew license skill tests;
  • Conduct maintenance technician skill tests;
  • Determine the appropriate document to be issued based on the skill test results;
  • Validate and convert foreign licenses; and
  • Suspend or revoke a license.

Who Sould Attend

  • This course is designed for CAA licensing office staff
  • such as: flight crew licensing operations inspectors
  • maintenance licensing inspectors
  • Civil Aviation Authorities (CAAs) and aviation-related organizations.
  • and licensing officers or administrative licensing staff.

Course Content

  • Module 00: Introduction
  • Module 01: ICAO Licensing Obligations
  • Module 02: The PEL System
  • Module 03: Medical Certification Process
  • Module 04: Designate an Aviation Medical Examiner
  • Module 05: Examining Principles: Knowledge, Skill, and Language Proficiency
  • Module 06: Deciding to Develop and/or Obtain Licensing Tests
  • Module 07: Conduct Application Phase: Determine Application’s Acceptability
  • Module 08: Conduct Evaluation Phase: Determine Applicant’s Eligibility
  • Module 09: Conduct Demonstration Phase: Manage Knowledge Test Administration
  • Module 10: Conduct Demonstration Phase: Manage FCL Skill Test Administration
  • Module 11: Conduct Demonstration Phase: Manage AMT Skill Test Administration
  • Module 12: Conduct Issuance Phase: Issue Appropriate Document
  • Module 13: Validation and Conversion of a Licence
  • Module 14: Surveillance of Licensed Aviation Personnel
  • Module 15: Compliance and Enforcement Action


  • This course is designed for CAA licensing office staff, such as: flight crew licensing operations inspectors, maintenance licensing inspectors, and licensing officers or administrative licensing staff.


Start Date: October 12, 2024
Registration Deadline: October 6, 2024
Fees: 4450 USD

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15 Day
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