Course Title: Fabricate and/or repair aircraft mechanical components or parts

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5241 Diploma of Aviation Maintenance Management (Mechanical)

Course Title: Fabricate and/or repair aircraft mechanical components or parts

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 140

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Course Description

This unit is part of the Mechanical AME Certificate IV training pathways. It covers the competencies required to fabricate and repair a range of aircraft mechanical components and parts. Where a CASA licensing outcome is sought this unit forms part of the CASA requirement for the granting of the chosen B1 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

Pre-Requisites (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:

MEA327B Fabricate and/or repair aircraft mechanical components or parts


1. Fabricate mechanical components or parts.

2. Repair mechanical components or parts.

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including written/oral activities and demonstration of practical skills to the relevant industry standards. Participants are advised that they are likely to be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment activities to their teacher/assessor. Feedback will be provided throughout the course.