Course Title: Remove and install miscellaneous aircraft electrical hardware/components

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4334 Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Armament)

Course Title: Remove and install miscellaneous aircraft electrical hardware/components

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 120

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Course Contact: Ross McDermott

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99258918

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Course Description

This unit of competency is part of all Avionic Certificate IV training pathways and is also part of the Mechanical Aircraft Maintenance Engineer licensing pathway. It covers the competencies required for the removal and installation of miscellaneous electrical hardware and components found in various systems of both fixed and rotary wing aircraft. 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 apply hand skills, use specialist tools and use maintenance publications to remove and install miscellaneous items of aircraft electrical hardware/components while observing all relevant safety precautions.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

MEA101B Interpret occupational health and safety practices in aviation maintenance
MEA103B Plan and organise aviation maintenance work activity
MEA105C Apply quality standards applicable to aviation maintenance processes
MEA107B Interpret and use aviation maintenance industry manuals and specifications
MEA108B Complete aviation maintenance industry documentation
MEA109B Perform basic hand skills, standard trade practices and fundamentals in aviation maintenance

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MEA201B Remove and install miscellaneous aircraft electrical hardware/components


1. Remove aircraft electrical hardware

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