AS13002: Qualifying an Alternate Inspection Frequency Plan C1877

Topics: Quality, Safety & Maintenance

This course is verified by Probitas Authentication as meeting the AS9104/3A requirements for continuing Professional Development.

AS13002 defines the process for qualifying an Alternate Inspection Frequency Plan for suppliers within the aero-engine sector.  This two-day course will provide common requirements for developing and qualifying an alternate inspection plan, other than 100% inspection of all features.  This course is designed to cover the basic elements of the process to be applied to design characteristics (as defined in AS9102), and parts or inspection processes as defined by the purchaser. Beginning with documentation requisites, it will also cover characteristics and controls definition, data pack preparation, purchaser evaluation and approval, planning execution and monitoring, reaction planning, change control and control types.

Learning Objectives

By attending this course, you will be able to:

  • Review Inspection frequency plan terminology
  • State the training requirements
  • State the inspection frequency requirements
  • Describe the inspection frequency process
  • Interpret the control types and their required documentation
  • Examine sample plans for inspection frequency requirements
  • Appraise an inspection frequency process
  • Categorize control types
  • Inspect required documentation
  • Apraise example plans

Who Should Attend

This course is intended, as stated in AS13002, to meet requirements for personnel developing, qualifying and Implementing Inspection Frequency Plans where characteristics are not 100% inspected.


You must complete all course contact hours and successfully pass the learning assessment to obtain CEUs.

Dario Yamamoto

DarioDario Yamamoto has over 10 years experience in the Aerospace and Aviation Industries as a Plant, Engineering and Quality Manager in Aerospace Manufacturing and Aviation Companies. He also has 11 years experience in Education as Engineering Program Coordinator, University Professor and Certified Bombardier Aerospace Structural Assemblies Instructor. He is a Worldwide AS9100 Lead Aerospace Industry Experience Auditor and a SAE International Instructor for the courses: C1501 Common Training for DPRV Personnel, C1713 Implementation of an Internal Audit Program, C1877 Developing and Qualifying an Alternate Inspection Plan per AS13002, C1878 MSA Requirements for the Aero Engine Supply Chain per AS13003 and C1917 Requirements for APQP and PPAP per AS9145.

Following experiences with AS9110 Maintenance and AS9100 Manufacturing Aerospace Standards in companies such as Alpha Star Aviation Services (Saudi Arabia), Turborreactores ITR, Ketema Aerospace Mexico and the Aeronautical University in Queretaro (UNAQ), Dario started working as an Auditor conducting 3rd party audits according to the Aerospace Manufacturing Standard; AS9100, Consulting and Instruction while providing services of Gap Analysis; Internal & External Audits; Development and Implementation of Quality Management Systems according to AS9100, AS9110, OHSAS 18001, ISO9001; Development and Implementation of NADCAP Special and Manufacturing Processes; Process Mapping; Root Cause Analysis; 8 Ds and 5 Whys Problem Solution Techniques; Risk Assessment and Quality, Manufacturing, Auditing and Operation Staff Training and Certification. 

Dario holds a B.S degree in Metallurgical Chemical Engineering from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), is an AS9100:2016 Rev. C Aerospace Industry experienced auditor certified by Probitas Authentication, and an ISO9001:2015 QMS Lead Auditor certified by Exemplar Global.

Duration: 2 Days
CEUs: 1.3

Format: Virtual

Event ID: S-00528

Location: Live Online

Session Info:

  • Session 1 - October 21 (9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. ET)
  • Session 2 - October 22 (9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. ET)
    2 Sessions

  • Fees: $1,299.00

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