(1) The operator of a qualified flight simulator or qualified flight training device must, progressively during the 12 months after the issue of the applicable flight simulator qualification certificate or flight training device qualification certificate, perform:
(a) all validation tests mentioned in the master QTG for the simulator or device; and
(b) all functions and subjective tests within the current (and any planned) training program (or an equivalent sample approved by CASA).
(2) The operator must establish a configuration management system to ensure the continued integrity of the equipment and software of the simulator or device.
(3) The operator must maintain an on-going modification program to ensure that the equipment, software and performance of the simulator or device accurately simulates the aircraft specified in the certificate.
(4) The operator must notify each user of the simulator or device, before its use, if the simulator or device is unsuitable for any training, testing or checking sequence specified in the certificate.