Certificate IV Aeroskills (Avionics) 2019-09-10T00:49:56+00:00



AME Apprenticeship

This Apprenticeship applies to employees who will learn about performing scheduled inspections, fault diagnosis and repair, and modification of aircraft electrical, instrument and radio systems and system components.

Upon completion of this course, you will gain the qualification as an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME).

This course is open to anyone over the age of 18 and must hold Australian Citizenship.

For more information about this course, please click here to visit the TAFE Gippsland course page, or alternatively you can pick up an information flyer from our office.

TAFE Gippsland (RTO 0417) conducts the training and assessment and issues the qualification for Certificate IV Aeroskills – Avionics (MEA40615).

This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government subsidies. Eligibility criteria applies

To be awarded the Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Avionics) competency must be demonstrated in:

Aircraft Maintenance Stream

  •  twelve (12) core units consisting of common, imported and some avionic technical stream units 
  • thirteen (13) elective technical stream units chosen from Group A
  • Total: twenty-five (25) units

OR Component Maintenance Workshop Stream

  •  thirteen (13) core units consisting of common, imported and avionic technical stream units
  •  three (3) elective technical stream units chosen from Group B
  •  Total: sixteen (16) units

Subjects may include

  • (OHS) Occupational Health and Safety – Level 2 First Aid

  • (HF) Human Factors
  • (QA) Electrical Fundamentals
  • (QB) Aerodynamics and Maintenance Practices
  • (QD) AC Theory and Power Systems
  • (QC) Basic Logic and Semiconductors
  • (QE) Digital Techniques
  • (IA) Aircraft Instruments 1
  • (IZ) Aircraft Instruments 2
  • (EB) General Electrical Systems
  • (ED) Multi Generator Systems

Other Topics Covered

  • Hand skills and Workshop Practices

  • Soldering

  • Aircraft Wiring

  • Filing/ Drilling/Thread cutting/Drill Sharpening

  • Riveting / lockwiring

  • Timing Magnetos

  • Strip and assemble engine

2019 Course Dates: Please contact TAFE Gippsland for dates

Duration: 4 years

Location – TAFE Gippsland