• Course Code
  • MEA40718
  • Course Type
  • Accredited Course; Apprenticeship
  • Study mode
  • On Campus
  • Duration
  • 4 years
  • Starting Date
  • Ongoing
  • Location
  • Sale (Fulham)
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Course Overview

The Certificate IV in Aeroskills is offered as an apprenticeship based course only. Those applying must have an aeroskills apprenticeship with an aviation maintenance related employer.  Students will learn how to service, repair & fault find various aircraft mechanical systems.

Times

Students attend Fulham campus for block release training. Blocks consist of 10 consecutive working days, commencing Monday of the first week and concluding Friday of the second week. Class hours are 8am-4.30pm.

Qualifications and Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate IV Aeroskills (Mechanical) (Apprenticeship).

Career Opportunities

Learner already has employment, further advancement in industry can be gained obtaining an aircraft maintenance engineers license through diploma level course or through CASA

Opportunities for Further Study

MEA50215 Diploma of Aeroskills (Mechanical)

Further Information

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

Mandatory entry requirements

  • Registered and employed as an apprentices with an aircraft maintenance facility before they can undertake the course
  • Students must complete a Language, Literacy & Numeracy test to the required Certificate 4 level.

Recommended entry requirements

  • Minimum year 10 maths & English

Pre-requisites

Not Applicable

Online requirement

Not Applicable

Fees

Course Cost

VET Student Loans

Not Applicable for this course

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Specialist Course Information

Specialist Course Information

This qualification complies with airworthiness regulatory requirements of CASA and the ADF.

Placement

Not Applicable

Pathway to Industry Licence

The 21 units in this Certificate IV gain direct credit into the Certificate V Diploma of Aeroskills (Mechanical). Once a student successfully completes the remaining 15 subjects of the diploma he/she can apply to the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA), through TAFE, for their license to become a Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer. This application must show completion of the Certificate V Diploma and at lease four years practical Workshop Experience. It is the responsibility of the student to record their workshop experience in a workplace journal as issued by TAFE or CASA..

Material and Equipment supplied by students

Not Applicable

Student Services

Support is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.

Recognition of Prior Learning

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Course Structure

Course Modules

Rotary Wing Piston Engine Stream
MEA158 Perform basic hand skills, standard trade practices and fundamentals in aviation maintenance
MEA156 Apply quality standards during aviation maintenance activities
MEA155 Plan and organise aviation maintenance work activities
MEA316 Inspect, test and troubleshoot rotary wing rotor and control systems and components
MEA308 Remove and install rotary wing rotor and flight control system components
MEA296 Use electrical test equipment in aviation maintenance  
MEA410 Maintain aircraft structure/components
MEA107 Interpret and use aviation maintenance industry manuals and specifications
MEA118 Conduct self in the aviation maintenance environment
MEA154 Apply work health snd safety practices in aviation maintenance  
MEA157 Complete aviation maintenance industry documents  
MSMENV272 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
MEA301 Perform aircraft flight servicing
MEA303 Remove and install aircraft pneumatic system components
MEA304 Remove and install non-pressurised aircraft structural and non-structural components
MEA306 Remove and install engines and engine system components
MEA309 Inspect, test and troubleshoot aircraft hydro-mechanical and landing gear systems and components
MEA313 Inspect, test and troubleshoot piston engine systems and components
MEA401 Inspect aircraft structures
MEA302 Remove and install aircraft hydro-mechanical and landing gear system components
MEA328 Maintain and/or repair aircraft mechanical components or parts
Rotary Wing Gas Turbine Engine Stream
MEA158 Perform basic hand skills, standard trade practices and fundamentals in aviation maintenance
MEA156 Apply quality standards during aviation maintenance activities
MEA155 Plan and organise aviation maintenance work activities
MEA316 Inspect, test and troubleshoot rotary wing rotor and control systems and components
MEA308 Remove and install rotary wing rotor and flight control system components
MEA296 Use electrical test equipment in aviation maintenance  
MEA410 Maintain aircraft structure/components
MEA314 Inspect, test and troubleshoot gas turbine engine systems and components
MEA107 Interpret and use aviation maintenance industry manuals and specifications
MEA118 Conduct self in the aviation maintenance environment
MEA154 Apply work health snd safety practices in aviation maintenance  
MEA157 Complete aviation maintenance industry documents  
MSMENV272 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
MEA301 Perform aircraft flight servicing
MEA303 Remove and install aircraft pneumatic system components
MEA304 Remove and install non-pressurised aircraft structural and non-structural components
MEA305 Remove and install aircraft fixed wing flight control system components
MEA306 Remove and install engines and engine system components
MEA307 Remove and install propeller systems and components
MEA309 Inspect, test and troubleshoot aircraft hydro-mechanical and landing gear systems and components
MEA312 Inspect, test and troubleshoot aircraft fixed wing flight control systems and components
MEA313 Inspect, test and troubleshoot piston engine systems and components
MEA315 Inspect, test and troubleshoot propeller systems and components
MEA401 Inspect aircraft structures
MEA302 Remove and install aircraft hydro-mechanical and landing gear system components
MEA328 Maintain and/or repair aircraft mechanical components or parts
Fixed Wing Piston Engine Stream
MEA158 Perform basic hand skills, standard trade practices and fundamentals in aviation maintenance
MEA156 Apply quality standards during aviation maintenance activities
MEA155 Plan and organise aviation maintenance work activities
MEA328 Maintain and/or repair aircraft mechanical components or parts
MEA302 Remove and install aircraft hydro-mechanical and landing gear system components
MEA401 Inspect aircraft structures
MEA315 Inspect, test and troubleshoot propeller systems and components
MEA313 Inspect, test and troubleshoot piston engine systems and components
MEA312 Inspect, test and troubleshoot aircraft fixed wing flight control systems and components
MEA309 Inspect, test and troubleshoot aircraft hydro-mechanical and landing gear systems and components
MEA307 Remove and install propeller systems and components
MEA306 Remove and install engines and engine system components
MEA305 Remove and install aircraft fixed wing flight control system components
MEA304 Remove and install non-pressurised aircraft structural and non-structural components
MEA303 Remove and install aircraft pneumatic system components
MEA301 Perform aircraft flight servicing
MSMENV272 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
MEA157 Complete aviation maintenance industry documents  
MEA154 Apply work health snd safety practices in aviation maintenance  
MEA118 Conduct self in the aviation maintenance environment
MEA107 Interpret and use aviation maintenance industry manuals and specifications
Fixed Wing Gas Turbine Engine Stream
MEA158 Perform basic hand skills, standard trade practices and fundamentals in aviation maintenance
MEA156 Apply quality standards during aviation maintenance activities
MEA155 Plan and organise aviation maintenance work activities
MEA314 Inspect, test and troubleshoot gas turbine engine systems and components
MEA107 Interpret and use aviation maintenance industry manuals and specifications
MEA118 Conduct self in the aviation maintenance environment
MEA154 Apply work health snd safety practices in aviation maintenance  
MEA157 Complete aviation maintenance industry documents  
MSMENV272 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
MEA301 Perform aircraft flight servicing
MEA303 Remove and install aircraft pneumatic system components
MEA304 Remove and install non-pressurised aircraft structural and non-structural components
MEA305 Remove and install aircraft fixed wing flight control system components
MEA306 Remove and install engines and engine system components
MEA307 Remove and install propeller systems and components
MEA309 Inspect, test and troubleshoot aircraft hydro-mechanical and landing gear systems and components
MEA312 Inspect, test and troubleshoot aircraft fixed wing flight control systems and components
MEA315 Inspect, test and troubleshoot propeller systems and components
MEA401 Inspect aircraft structures
MEA302 Remove and install aircraft hydro-mechanical and landing gear system components
MEA328 Maintain and/or repair aircraft mechanical components or parts

Assessment

Theory based work, practical demonstrations in simulated work conditions, practical demonstrations, journals, examinations.

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