This Prevocational Course gives the students the opportunity to sample different aspects of the Aviation Industry; this knowledge could also carry across to Automotive or Engineering careers, with a particular emphasis on Hand skills.
This includes, but is not limited to:
- Occupational Health and Safety
- Human Factors
- Electrical Fundamentals
- Aerodynamics and Maintenance Practices
- Piston Engine Theory and Construction
- Gas Turbine Engine Theory and Construction
With Handskills & Workshop Practices including
- Aircraft Wiring
- Filing/Drilling/Thread Cutting/Riveting
- Controlled Torque Tightening & Lockwiring
- Pitot Static System Maintenance & Testing
- Strip and assemble engine
It is designed to address the specialised needs of this industry and open to anyone over the age of 17 and is recommended that they hold Australian Citizenship or Permanent Residency.
It is broken up into study blocks, running for a duration of 2-4 weeks at a time.
In between each block, students are encouraged to visit the many Maintenance facilities at the Airports located at Essendon, Moorabbin, Lilydale and various other locations to obtain work experience, enabling you to put into practice what you have learnt throughout the course.
Additionally, you may be given assignments or written reports to be completed during the periods of time between each block.
Please note that these WILL need to be completed as they will count towards your final marks.
Prior to commencement, you will need to complete a Language, Literacy & Numeracy Assessment
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