It is well known that people are the heart of safe/effective aircraft maintenance. It is becoming increasingly evident that these people (mechanics, trainers, inspectors, crew, etc.) substantially benefit from a solid grounding in human factors principles and practices as a basis for that strong maintenance safety culture.
(2007). FAA Maintenance(MX) Human Factors Research Program and MX HF Information Resource Website. 2007 International Symposium on Aviation Psychology, 231-231.