Course Title: 3.05 Aircraft Maintenance

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6010 Diploma of Air Transport (Airline Pilot)

Course Title: 3.05 Aircraft Maintenance

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 12

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Course Contact: Raymond Meyer

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9394 9903

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Course Description

To provide the skills and knowledge necessary to perform basic maintenance on aircraft.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VBF930 3.05 Aircraft Maintenance


1. Demonstrate safe OH&S practices in aircraft maintenance.

2. Perform basic preparations and checks on an aircraft's system prior to flight.

3. Remove and install a landing gear tyre and repair its pneumatic tube.

4. Replace a range of components.

5. Control corrosion on the aircraft.

6. Perform duplicate inspection.

7. Interpret and complete regulatory requirements and legal documentation.

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.