Certificate III Aircraft Life Support & Furnishing

This qualification applies to selected members of the ADF who are maintaining aircraft and personal life support equipment and aircraft furnishings.
Aviation instructor and trainee
Training takes approximately 28 weeks to complete.
 
While studying at BAE Systems, students who have been assessed as competent and meeting the academic requirements in the below Units of Competency will be awarded a Statement of Attainment from the Certificate III Aircraft Life Support and Furnishing.
 
Unit of Competency
Title
AVIF3016
Marshal aircraft
DEFEXO001
Work safely with explosive ordinance
DEFEXO005
Package explosives
DEFEXO006
Unpackage explosives
DEFEXO008
Conduct explosives inspection
LMTTF2008A
Use adhesives
MEA107
Interpret and use aviation maintencance industry manuals and specifications
MEA118
Conduct self in the aviation maintenance environment
MEA154
Apply work health and safety practices in aviation maintenance
MEA155
Plan and organise aviation maintenance work activities
MEA156
Apply quality standards during aviation maintenance activities
MEA157
Complete aviation maintenance industry documentation
MEA158
Perform basic hand skills, standard trade practices and fundamentals in aviation maintenance
MEA295
Use electrical test equipment to perform basic electrical tests on aircraft and components
MEA301
Perform aircraft flight servicing
MEA501
Maintain and fit anti-G suits (Air Force)
MEA502
Maintain and fit helmets
MEA503
Maintain and fit immersion suits
MEA504 Maintain and fit oxygen masks (Air Force)
MEA505 Maintain and pack parachutes (Air Force)
MEA507 Maintain, pack and fit survival inflatable buoyancy vests
MEA508 Maintain, install and remove restraint systems
MEA509 Manufacture, repair and alter aircraft related fabric components
MEA511 Operate and maintain sewing machines and overlockers
MEA513 Maintain and pack survival inflatable life rafts
MEM12001B Use comparison and basic measuring devices
MFSF2001 Cut single layer fabrics
MFSF2002 Machine sew materials
MSMENV272 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
 
Note: In accordance with ADF requirements, some Units of Competency will be assessed for underpinning knowledge only and not full workplace competency. A full list of units will be supplied upon enrolment.