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Offering Info

Certificate II in Aeroskills

  • National Course Code: MEA20418
  • TAFE NSW code: MEA20418-01V01-21PAD-303

Location – Padstow

Study Type

PT Evening

Course Start Date

15 Feb 2021

Study Commitment

12 Hours per week

Duration

28 Weeks

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • Traineeship Allowed
  • This training is fully government-subsidised under JobTrainer

Course Details

This qualification applies to employees in aviation maintenance workshops who are required to perform repair and overhaul tasks on a limited range of aircraft electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic, electro-hydraulic and electro-pneumatic components, or who perform simple repairs on a limited range of structural components.

This is a fully government-subsidised JobTrainer course. Eligibility criteria applies.

Units of competency that comprise this qualification are a mix of common units that apply to all technical employment streams covered by the MEA Aeroskills Training Package (core units) and technical stream units that are specific to a technical employment stream (elective units).

The qualification provides significant credits towards higher level Aeroskills Certificates.

This qualification applies to workplaces that operate under the airworthiness regulatory systems of the Australian Defence Force (ADF) and the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA). Any regulatory/licensing requirements associated with any MEA units of competency must be met.

When you study with TAFE NSW, we want you to succeed. Entry requirements allow us to make sure that you have the right pre-existing knowledge and skills to achieve your chosen qualification. You will need to provide evidence that you meet the requirements listed in this section.

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

With 130 locations across the state, TAFE NSW tailors qualifications to meet the needs of the local community and specific student groups (like apprentices, fast-tracked and online students). To make sure this course is the right fit for you, we will need you to demonstrate that you can meet the additional requirements below.

To successfully complete this course, you will need:

  • Satisfactorily complete all training and assessments

To register for an information session, head to tafensw.edu.au/infofest. Students who cannot attend the Information Session please make an online enquiry or contact us on 131 601 for more information about the course!

INFORMATION SESSIONS

There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course.

STUDY COMMITMENT

This is a part-time evening, blended delivery course. You will need to attend approximately 12 hours of class, over 3 evenings a week, for 28 weeks.

You may also be required to complete approximately 10 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including private study, assessment preparation and research.

IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?

Students entering this course are hopeful to gain employment and continue towards the MEA40718 Certificate IV Aeroskills apprenticeship.

SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT

We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services

As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:

  • LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
  • Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
  • Easy computing online short courses
  • Access to local TAFE libraries
  • Accessibility and Disability Support Services
  • Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home

To keep you safe while studying, some of our face to face classes may be replaced with online or connected learning. We have also modified our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. As restrictions ease, the way you attend your class may change again. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, due to the impacts of COVID-19 there may be a delay or modification in being able to undertake these aspects of your course in the planned timeframe. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.

This course is currently scheduled on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 5:00pm to 8:00pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.

This is a fully government-subsidised JobTrainer course. Eligibility criteria applies.

SMART AND SKILLED FEES

This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.

Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.

For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?

A fee applies for most TAFE NSW courses and must be paid when you enrol. The amount you pay depends on the type of course you study, and on your personal circumstances. An initial payment of $80 is required to confirm your enrolment into this course. If you do not wish to continue with your enrolment, you must formally advise Customer Service of your withdrawal. If you do not withdraw prior to the commencement date of the course, this initial payment is non-refundable. Please contact us on 13 79 74 for further information.

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

You may need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:

  • PPE Equipment: approx. $100 - $200.

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RECOGNITION

Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.

Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition

Applying with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. As you progress through the application and enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.

For further information or assistance, call 13 7974.

Find out more about Applying and Enrolling

Core Units
Number Title
MEA107 Interpret and use aviation maintenance industry manuals and specifications
MSMENV272 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
MEA158 Perform basic hand skills, standard trade practices and fundamentals in aviation maintenance
MEA155 Plan and organise aviation maintenance work activities
MEA157 Complete aviation maintenance industry documentation
MEA156 Apply quality standards during aviation maintenance activities
MEA117 Apply self in the aviation maintenance environment
MEA154 Apply work health and safety practices in aviation maintenance
Elective Units
Number Title
MEA329 Maintain aircraft basic hydraulic and pneumatic components or parts
MEA331 Maintain aircraft gas turbine engine components or parts
MEA332 Maintain aircraft mechanical components or parts
MEA295 Use electrical test equipment to perform basic electrical tests on aircraft and components

Note: Not all elective units listed may be available to study, please enquire for more information.

Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.

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Course Location

Padstow
Raine Road, Padstow
Phone 131 601

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