Course Title: Perform basic hand skills, standard trade practices and fundamentals in aviation maintenance

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4335 Certificate IV in Aircraft Life Support and Furnishing

Course Title: Perform basic hand skills, standard trade practices and fundamentals in aviation maintenance

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 80

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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 applicable to all Aeroskills Maintenance training pathways. It covers the competencies required to perform basic hand skills, apply standard trade practices and fundamentals relevant to the maintenance of aircraft and aircraft components. 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 the Assessment Guidelines.
A person who demonstrates competency in this unit must be able to use aviation maintenance hand and power tools to lay out and fabricate simple items, correctly assemble items and apply safety locking devices
 

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

MEA105C Apply quality standards applicable to aviation maintenance processes
MEA108B Complete aviation maintenance industry documentation
 



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MEA109B Perform basic hand skills, standard trade practices and fundamentals in aviation maintenance

Elements:

1. Assess task requirements

2. Select tools and/or equipment

3. Use tools and/or equipment

4. Store tools and/ or equipment

5. Apply standard trade practices


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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