Course Title: Use electronic test equipment

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6096

Course Title: Use electronic test equipment

Portfolio: SET

Nominal Hours: 20.0

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


130T Engineering (TAFE)

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Course Contact: Steven Bevan

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4137

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit is part of the Avionic Certificate IV training pathways. It covers the competencies required to correctly use electronic test equipment. No licensing requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication

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:

MEA261B Use electronic test equipment


1. Select required test equipment.

2. Prepare test equipment for use.

3. Test system or component.

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.