Launch your studies in the avionics industry and learn the entry-level skills needed in aviation maintenance workshops. Gain insight from industry-experienced teachers to ensure planes fly smoothly and safely, and have the opportunity to achieve credits towards higher level qualifications.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Work on aircraft to remove, install, inspect and test various systems and mechanical components
Interpret aviation maintenance manuals
Complete repairs on limited structural components
Work safely and sustainably in an aviation maintenance environment
Fabricate aircraft electrical looms and harnesses
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
Experience working on real aircraft components at your TAFE NSW campus
Skills to work safely and sustainably in the industry
Industry experience working with a variety of aircraft
Strong pathways to continue your studies and enhance your career opportunities
Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
English and maths skills at a Year 10 or equivalent level
The ability to work as part of a team
Spatial awareness and hand-eye coordination
Some experience in handling tools and equipment
TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.
Our graduates go onto roles like:
Aircraft Maintenance Engineers (Avionics) inspect, test, align, repair and install aircraft electrical and avionic system components.
Other jobs include: Aircraft line maintenance worker, Aircraft maintenance engineer (structures), Aircraft maintenance engineer (mechanical) and Aircraft maintenance engineer (avionics)
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
The Certificate II in Aeroskills does not have any pre-requisite courses.
The Certificate II in Aeroskills does not have any related courses.
At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.
Courses are made up of a combination of both core and specialty units. In the Certificate II in Aeroskills qualification, you’ll need to successfully complete 12 Units of competency, including 8 core and 4 speciality units.
Core units are central to the job outcomes of a particular industry or occupation. These are the units industry has agreed are essential to be capable and qualified at a particular study level.
TAFE NSW provides support services across all campus locations and online. Whatever your needs or circumstances, we have the people, resources, counselling and facilities to support you in focusing on your studies.
TAFE NSW Disability Support Service
TAFE NSW Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) support
TAFE NSW Aboriginal Support; Learner support (ABE)
TAFE NSW Careers, Counselling and Pathways Service
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