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MEA40715 Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Mechanical)

National ID: MEA40715 | State ID: AVP0

Are you looking for an in-demand career looking after the world's most advanced technology?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Mechanical) you will be looking at an exciting career working on aircraft large and small as an aviation maintenance engineer. Aircraft maintenance is a key skills growth area and your qualifications are in demand worldwide.

You will learn how to repair, overhaul, test and troubleshoot all manner of aircraft mechanical systems. This may include the testing of equipment and ground support equipment and troubleshooting faults, use of computers to obtain maintenance data and to complete documentation, interpreting wiring diagrams and system schematics, removal and installation of aircraft components, and reading drawings relating to maintenance activities.

The Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Mechanical) is an apprenticeship: you must be employed by an appropriate organisation to study. Please see the Apprenticeships section for more information.

Aerospace Training Centre

South Metropolitan TAFE's AeroSpace Training Centre is the largest provider in WA offering training in aircraft maintenance and aviation. Our lecturers have diverse industry backgrounds including international licensed aircraft maintenance engineers, airline transport pilots, airport managers, flight instructors, cabin crew training managers, emergency procedures instructors, RAAF maintenance supervisors, as well as military and commercial aviators and managers.

The fully equipped hangar of the AeroSpace Training Centre at Jandakot Airport has various aircraft engines, workshop stations, computer facilities, a flight simulator, and a number of aircraft including our own Boeing 737.

Entrance Requirements

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA; or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate II or Certificate III

 

This course is available as an apprenticeship.

Entrance requirements for apprenticeships

You must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study an apprenticeship or traineeship. 

An apprenticeship involves full time work with an employer who provides an opportunity to learn all aspects of a trade. This is a structured program for a fixed period of time and while you learn on the job, you also attend off the job training at SM TAFE.

Some of the benefits of an Apprenticeship are that you can:

  • Earn a wage while you train
  • Learn on the job skills combined with off the job training
  • Receive a nationally recognised qualification on successful completion
  • Start a valuable step towards a rewarding career path

Job opportunities

 

  • Graduates who successfully complete this qualification gain the skills and knowledge to work in the aviation industry as a mechanical aircraft maintenance engineer.
  • For information on licensing requirements, please refer to CASA’s website: http://www.casa.gov.au
  • South Metropolitan TAFE does not guarantee a licensed outcome as CASA is the Australian licensing and regulatory authority.

 

 

For information about jobs and pathways, please see http://joboutlook.gov.au/

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • Diploma of Aeroskills (Mechanical)

Those wishing to progress further may undertake the Diploma of Aeroskills and CASA licensing exams to become Licensed Aircraft maintenance Engineers.

For information on licensing requirements, please refer to CASA’s website: http://www.casa.gov.au

South Metropolitan TAFE does not guarantee a licensed outcome as CASA is the Australian licensing and regulatory authority.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

All year round, 2019

Jandakot Campus - Apprenticeship-Helicopter Piston

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Jandakot Campus - Apprenticeship-Turbine Fixed Wing

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Jandakot Campus - Apprenticeship-Turbine Fixed Wing Struct

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Part Time
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Page last updated July 22, 2019