Mission Statement

Total Aviation Quality Ltd’s mission is to provide independent specialist technical advice, consultancy, and advocacy that promotes aviation safety and professionalism above all else.

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TAQ presents a number of training courses and seminars. Please do not hesitate to contact us for course information. 

Safety Auditing (Aviation Industry)

TAQ provides safety and management auditing services to the aviation industry and is well qualified to carry out independent operational and technical safety assessments of your business.

Compliance Advice

TAQ can provide advice on conformance with operational, management and safety documentation and, to a limited degree, compliance with aviation legislation at an operational level.

Advocacy / Independent Counsel

TAQ can be available to represent individuals or organisations in forums where independence from conflicting factors or influences is a prerequisite.

Safety Auditing (Users of Aviation Services)

TAQ provides safety and management auditing services to users of aviation services such as government and corporate agencies and other industry sectors that interface with aviation service providers.

Search & Rescue

TAQ enjoys a close association with the Search and Rescue sector in New Zealand. This association comes from a long involvement in the sector and a close association with the people and organisations involved.