Course Title: Inspect, test and troubleshoot aircraft primary radar systems and components

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4332 Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Avionics)

Course Title: Inspect, test and troubleshoot aircraft primary radar systems and components

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 120

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

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Course Contact: Ross McDermott

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99258918

Course Contact Email: engineering-tafe@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit of competency is part of the Avionic Certificate IV (Aircraft Maintenance Stream) training pathway. It covers the competencies required to inspect, test and troubleshoot primary radar systems and components of fixed and rotary wing aircraft. The 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.
A person who demonstrates competency in this unit must be able to inspect, test and troubleshoot primary radar systems and components while observing all relevant safety precautions.
 

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

MEA207C Remove and install aircraft electronic system components
MEA246C Fabricate and/or repair aircraft electrical components or parts
 



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MEA220C Inspect, test and troubleshoot aircraft primary radar systems and components

Elements:

1. Inspect primary radar systems and components

2. Test/adjust primary radar systems and components

3. Troubleshoot primary radar systems


Learning Outcomes

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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