Course Title: Engineering Support

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6011 Advanced Diploma of Engineering (Aerospace)

Course Title: Engineering Support

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

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 Vocational Engineering


Term1 2011,
Term2 2011

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

The purpose of this course is to provide training in allied and support functions related to aerospace engineering.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

AERO5384 Introduction To Aerospace

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VBH163 Engineering Support

Learning Outcomes

1. Describe safety precautions and procedures associated with aircraft ground movement and engine running.
2. Describe aspects of aircraft servicing.
3. Describe and apply concepts of aircraft weight control.
4. Describe aircraft support equipment and applications.
5. Describe aspects of aircraft furnishings, restraint devices and emergency equipment.

Overview of Assessment

To successfully to complete this course the student is required to pass written assessment tasks and demonstrate skills and ability by completing practical tasks to aerospace standards.