Course Title: Apply quality standards applicable to aviation maintenance processes

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6131 Advanced Diploma of Engineering (Aeronautical)

Course Title: Apply quality standards applicable to aviation maintenance processes

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 20

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

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Term1 2014,
Term2 2014,
Term1 2015,
Term2 2015,
Term1 2016


City Campus


174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Term1 2017,
Term1 2019,
Term1 2020,
Term1 2021

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 8311

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit of competency is applicable to all Aeroskills Maintenance training pathways. It covers the competencies required to correctly apply quality standards applicable to the maintenance of aircraft and aircraft components, either individually, or as a member of a team. The unit is used in workplaces that operate under the airworthiness regulatory systems of the ADF and CASA.
Where a CASA licensing outcome is sought this unit forms part of the CASA requirement for the granting of the chosen Aircraft Maintenance Engineer Licence under CASR Part 66, in accordance with the licensing provisions in the Assessment Guidelines.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

MEA101B Interpret occupational health and safety practices in aviation maintenance
MEA107B Interpret and use aviation maintenance industry manuals and specifications

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MEA105C Apply quality standards applicable to aviation maintenance processes


1.Interpret quality standards

2. Apply quality standards

3. Interpret quality improvement

Learning Outcomes

Refer to Elements

Overview of Assessment

A person who demonstrates competency in this unit must be able to interpret and apply quality systems in the workplace and interface quality requirement with OHS procedures and identification systems for aircraft hardware, materials and components.

Assessment are conducted in both theoretical and practical aspects of the course according to the performance criteria set out in the National Training Package. Students are required to undertake summative assessments that bring together knowledge and skills. To successfully complete this course you will be required to demonstrate competency in each assessment tasks detailed under the Assessment Task Section.
Competency in this unit cannot be claimed until all prerequisites have been satisfied.

Assessment Tasks

Assessment 1: Research Project - Report
Assessment 2: Written Test

These tasks assesses the following Course Learning Outcomes (CLOs):

Assessment Mapping Matrix

 Elements/Performance Criteria Covered Research Project- Report Written Test
 1.1  X  X
 1.2  X  X
 2.2  X  X
 2.3  X  X
 3.1  X  X