Course Title: Investigate technical aspects of aviation occurrences

Part A: Course Overview

Program: S0065 ADF Skill Set 2-05 Mechanical

Course Title: Investigate technical aspects of aviation occurrences

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 80

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Course Contact: Program Manager

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Course Description

This unit of competency is part of Advanced Diploma training pathways. It covers the competencies required to conduct technical investigations within the ADF regulatory environment as a result of aviation occurrences.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MEA129A Investigate technical aspects of aviation occurrences


1. Notify authorities of occurrence

2. Collect evidence

3. Analyse occurrence

4. Produce report

5. Implement corrective measures

Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

This competency requires a student to display that knowledge has been acquired  tobe able to conduct technical investigations associated with aircraft accidents and incidents and maintenance incidents, develop appropriate recommendations, compile applicable reports and implement corrective measures.

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.