Course Title: Inspect, test and troubleshoot propeller systems and components

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4331 Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Mechanical)

Course Title: Inspect, test and troubleshoot propeller systems and components

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 80

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Course Contact: Program Manager

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Course Description

This unit of competency is part of the Mechanical Certificate IV (Aircraft Maintenance Stream) training pathway. It covers the competencies required to inspect, test and troubleshoot propeller systems and components. This unit is used in workplaces that operate under the airworthiness regulatory systems of the ADF and CASA.

Where a CASA licensing outcome is sought this unit forms part of the CASA requirement for the granting of the chosen Aircraft Maintenance Engineer Licence under CASR Part 66, in accordance with the licensing provisions in Section 3, Assessment Guidelines.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

MEA307C Remove and install propeller systems and components

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MEA315C Inspect, test and troubleshoot propeller systems and components


1. Inspect propeller systems and components

2. Test propeller systems

3. Prepare for troubleshooting

4. Troubleshoot propeller systems

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Overview of Assessment

Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including:
• Practical demonstration of skills application and underpinning theory questioning
• Observations of practical tasks
• 3rd Party Reports by ADF experts and assessors