Certificate III in Aircraft Life Support and Furnishing - MEA30318

BAE Systems Australia Ltd

Type of institution: Registered Training Organisation
Level: Pre-degree


  • Use electrical test equipment to perform basic electrical tests on aircraft and components
  • Pre-treat aluminium alloy surfaces
  • Apply marine sewing and installation techniques
  • Maintain and fit immersion suits
  • Apply trimming adhesives
  • Apply quality standards during aviation maintenance activities
  • Maintain and fit oxygen masks
  • Operate and maintain sewing machines and overlockers
  • Maintain and pack survival inflatable life rafts
  • Perform aircraft flight servicing
  • Remove and install aircraft pneumatic system components
  • Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • Remove and install aircraft hydro-mechanical and landing gear system components
  • Work safely with explosive ordnance
  • Apply aircraft identification markings, graphics and decals
  • Conduct explosives inspection
  • Plan and organise aviation maintenance work activities
  • Apply work health and safety practices in aviation maintenance
  • Maintain seat and pod electrical and electronic systems
  • Perform basic hand skills, standard trade practices and fundamentals in aviation maintenance
  • Trim vehicle components
  • Remove and install non-pressurised aircraft structural and non-structural components
  • Maintain and fit helmets
  • Complete aviation maintenance industry documentation
  • Conduct self in the aviation maintenance environment
  • Remove surface coatings from aircraft or aircraft components
  • Machine sew materials
  • Manufacture, repair and alter aircraft related fabric components
  • Inspect, repair and modify non-primary structure components in aircraft cabins and cockpits
  • Select trim and fabric materials
  • Maintain, install and remove restraint systems
  • Interpret and use aviation maintenance industry manuals and specifications
  • Use adhesives
  • Cut single layer fabrics
  • Remove light corrosion from aircraft
  • Remove and install pressurised aircraft structural and non-structural components
  • Package explosives
  • Maintain and fit anti-G suits
  • Maintain and pack escape slides
  • Maintain and pack parachutes
  • Use comparison and basic measuring devices
  • Unpackage explosives
  • Maintain, pack and fit survival inflatable buoyancy vests

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