Course Title: Use electrical test equipment

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5241 Diploma of Aviation Maintenance Management (Mechanical)

Course Title: Use electrical test equipment

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 20

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Course Description

This unit is part of all Avionic Certificate IV training pathways and is also part of the Mechanical Aircraft Maintenance Engineer licensing pathway.

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 activities
MEA105B 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:

MEA260B Use electrical test equipment


1. Select required test equipment.

2. Prepare test equipment for use.

3. Test system or component.

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

A person who demonstrates competency in this unit must be able to use electrical test equipment to perform a range of electrical measurements and tests while observing all relevant safety precautions.
Competency will be assessed in the work environment using procedures, tools and equipment specified in maintenance documentation.