Mark Thompson

Technical Training Manager, Aviation Australia

Mark joined the company in May 2015, bringing extensive and broad engineering and maintenance experience, developed over 38 years with Qantas Engineering, with his most recent role as Manager Line Maintenance Operations QLD/NT. Mark has completed a significant amount of aviation training including LAME qualifications in both Mechanical and Avionic streams, MEDA, Taproot, Human Factors, Safety and Risk as well as Lean Methodologies.

Mark holds a Diploma in Management, Certificate IV in Training and Assessment, CAANZ Maintenance Controller accreditation and is Aviation Australia’s responsible manager for the CASA, GCAA, and EASA Part 147 approvals.

He is also a current member of the CASA Aviation Safety Advisory Panel.