Aircraft Mishap Investigation Course (AMIC)
Course Number WCIP 05A, PDS Code PZW

Course Description:
This course provides instruction on aircraft mishap investigations and analyses of human and material factors to personnel who will be primary members on Class A & B flight mishap investigation boards.

Eligibility Requirements:
For Air Force and Space Force personnel who will serve as primary members on Class A & B flight mishap safety investigation boards IAW DAFI 91-204 and DAFMAN 91-223. Graduates of the Flight Safety Officer (FSO) Course are not eligible to attend. MAJCOM/FLDCOM/DRU/FOA Safety Training POCs must request waiver through AFSEC/SET ( for personnel who do not meet eligibility requirements. Air Force and Space Force personnel must obtain class seats through their MAJCOM/FLDCOM/DRU/FOA safety office.

Prerequisites: All students enrolled in the AMIC course must complete prerequisites before arrival. For instructions:

- Log onto the Air Force portal
- Under "Quick Links," "Safety," select "Training and Force Development"
- Under "TDY Information," select "AFSEC Course Prerequisites"

Class Length: 15 days

Class Start Time: 0730 
Class End Time: No later than 1430 on last day of class

Materials Required: Note paper, pen and/or pencil

Recommended Reading: AFI 91-202, DAFI 91-204, and DAFMAN 91-223

Training Location: Headquarters Air Force Safety Center (HQ AFSEC), Bldg 24499 (1st Floor), 9700 G Avenue SE, Kirtland AFB, NM

Kirtland AFB Lodging:
Do not use DTS to make your lodging reservations for AF Safety Center classes held at Kirtland AFB. AFSEC/SETM generates group billeting reservations on base for all students and will e-mail the reservation number to students NLT 2 weeks before class start dates. Students are responsible for confirming room reservations with their government credit card by calling the Kirtland Inn, DSN 246-9653 or Comm 505-846-9653.


Students may be billeted on the east or west side of base, a minimum of 3 miles to the training location and dining facility. Base transportation is not available between the Government dining facility and places of duty and lodging. Recommend students obtain a unit funded rental car. Students funded by AETC TDY-to-School funds should refer to the TDY-to-School handbook for rental car information:

Uniform Requirements:
Military members must attend class in the appropriate uniform and meet dress and appearance standards. OCPs and flight duty uniforms are permissible. Civilian members must wear business casual. Shorts, tank tops and athletic sweat suits are examples of inappropriate attire.

Uniform Requirement, Crash Lab:
The crash lab is located outdoors and is a no-hat, no-salute area. Unit ball caps or boonie hats are acceptable. Due to muddy or dusty conditions, bringing a second pair of boots is recommended. Other optional items: flight or work gloves, sunscreen, and coats (in case of inclement weather).

Contact Info:
SETM Course Managers, DSN: 246-1613/4093/9511/1449 (Comm: 505-846-1613/4093/9511/1449); Fax DSN: 246-1464; e-mail address: