Certificate IV Aeroskills (Mechanical)

This qualification applies to selected members of the ADF who perform scheduled inspections, fault diagnosis/repair, modification of airframes and airframe mechanical hydraulic and pneumatic systems, as well as aircraft engines and (where applicable) propellers.
Aviation technical training
Training takes between 49 and 52 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 IV Aeroskills (Mechanical).
 
Unit of Competency Title
AVIF3016 Marshal aircraft
DEFEXO001 Work safely with explosive ordnance
MEA107 Interpret and use aviation maintenance 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
MEA201 Remove and install miscellaneous aircraft electrical hardware/components (Army / Navy)
MEA246 Fabricate and/or repair aircraft electrical hardware or parts (Army / Navy)
MEA296 Use electrical test equipment (Army / Navy)
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 (Army / Navy)
MEA305 Remove and install aircraft fixed wing flight control system components (Air Force)
MEA306 Remove and install engines and engine system components
MEA307 Remove and install propeller systems and components (Air Force)
MEA308 Remove and install rotary wing rotor and flight control system components (Army / Navy)
MEA309 Inspect, test and troubleshoot aircraft hydro-mechanical and landing gear systems and components (Army / Navy)
MEA314 Inspect, test and troubleshoot gas turbine engine systems and components
MEA315 Inspect, test and troubleshoot propeller systems and components (Air Force)
MEA316 Inspect, test and troubleshoot rotary wing rotor and control systems and components (Army / Navy)
MEA317 Remove and install pressurised aircraft structural and non-structural components (Air Force)
MEA318 Inspect aircraft hydro-mechanical, mechanical, gaseous and landing gear systems and components (Air Force)
MEA320 Test and troubleshoot aircraft hydro-mechanical, gaseous and landing gear systems and components (Air Force)
MEA321 Test and troubleshoot aircraft fixed wing flight control systems and components (Air Force)
MEA328 Maintain and/or repair aircraft mechanical components or parts
MEA362 Maintain aircraft vapour cycle air conditioning systems (Army / Navy)
MEA398 Remove and install aircraft hydro-mechanical and landing gear system components
MEA401 Inspect aircraft structures
MEA405 Repair/modify aircraft composite material structure/components (Navy)
MEA410 Maintain aircraft structure/components
MEA420 Fabricate basic structural components for aircraft (Navy)
MEA422 Repair/modify aircraft metal structure (Navy)
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.