TP 6533 - Approved Check Pilot Manual

10th Edition, Revision 1 – May 1st, 2024


This manual contains policies, procedures and guidelines that pertain to the Approved Check Pilot (ACP) program. It is published for use by both ACPs and Transport Canada Civil Aviation Safety Inspectors (CASIs).

10th Edition - Revision 1

This revision improves the quality and standardization of existing policies and incorporates program changes previously introduced in ACP/AQPE Bulletins and Advisory Circulars (ACs).

Additional changes have been introduced which situate the traditional (i.e., standalone) checking program as the basis for present and future enhanced checking models.

Who this guide is for

This document is applicable to all individuals, organizations, and Transport Canada Civil Aviation (TCCA) employees accredited by the Minister as authorized by Part 1, Section 4.3(1) of the Aeronautics Act.

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Details and history

Edition: Tenth Edition, Revision One
Effective: May 1, 2024
Updated: N/A