Rotax Familiarization Course

Applicable engine types

912 Series, 914 Series, 912 i Series, 915 i Series.

Course length

4 hours

Technical publication reference

The current version of:
  • Installation Manual
  • Operators Manual
  • Illustrated Parts Catalog
  • Service Information (ASB, SB, SI, SL)


This course gives basic knowledge of ROTAX® Aircraft Engines and information on the different systems and engine operation.


General technical knowledge.

Intended audience

This course is intended for people with interest in ROTAX® Aircraft Engine history and product line.

Topics and learning objects

  • Company presentation
  • Presentation of product line and applications
  • Description of design
  • Technical data
  • Technical publication (types and where to obtain)
  • Description of system
  • Operating instructions
  • Emergency procedures (Operators Manual)
  • Preflight checks


Yes; on engine and different components; must be able to demonstrate technical confidence on the given learning objects.


Multimedia presentation.
Hands-on training.

Training aids, equipment

Fully equipped training engine (can also be installed in an airplane). Fully equipped special tools.

Intended agenda

  • 50% lecture
  • 40% practical/hands-on
  • 10% exam/test


Theoretical. Open books are mandatory as this promotes proper research into technical publications. Hands-on.

Skills/Competence acquired

Service ROTAX® Aircraft Engines.

Name of certification/eligibility/validity

Service ROTAX® Aircraft Engines.
Eligibility to attend a Maintenance Course for ROTAX® 912 Series / 914 Series or a Maintenance Course for 912 i Series / 915 i Series.
Valid only for 24 month from date of issue.

Recurrent training

With focus on the amendments and changes to ICAs since the last course.