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MRD Practitioner Course


The aim of this course is to provide a comprehensive and detailed overview of the application of Maintenance Requirements Determination (MRD) as it applies within the Australian Defence Organisation (ADO). This course introduces all of the principles of MRD as per AAP7001.038 and reinforces the theory elements with practical exercises.

Course Content

The course includes:

  • Evolution of Aviation Maintenance
  • Functions and Failures
  • Failure Modes& Effects Analysis
  • Reliability Centred Maintenance (RCM) Overview
  • Servicing Lubrication Task
  • Hard Time Task
  • Combination of Tasks
  • Technical Management Codes (TMC)
  • Work Area Examination (WAE)
  • Planned Servicing Schedules
  • Candidate Item (CI) for LSA
  • System & Item Selection
  • Criticality Analysis
  • Consequences of Failure
  • On Condition Task
  • Failure Finding Task
  • RCM Structures
  • Work Area Codes (WAC)
  • Technical Management Plans
  • Maintenance Interval Extension Requests (MIER)


The target audience for this module includes the following broad categories of personnel:

  • design staff
  • maintenance personnel
  • logistic engineers
  • engineering staff
  • maintenance planners
  • logistic support analysts