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Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships

Avionics Maintenance Manager

Employees may be employed in managerial positions in both the civil and Australian Defence Force regulatory environments in the fields of avionic maintenance management and Integrated Logistic Support.
Note 1 - Most of the maintenance management positions applicable to this qualification have airworthiness regulatory requirements regarding aviation maintenance experience. There is therefore no direct entry pathway to the qualification.
Note 2 - This Sample assumes the trainees holds Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Avionics).

Summary of Training

PARA-PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERING UNITS for those who do not hold Diploma of Aviation Maintenance Management (Avionics) - 4 required

  • Apply basic scientific principles and techniques in avionic engineering situations
  • Select and test avionic engineering materials
  • Select common engineering materials
  • Apply mathematical techniques in a manufacturing engineering or related environment

CORE UNITS (11 required)

  • Manage an aviation maintenance quality system
  • Manage aircraft/aeronautical product configuration
  • Manage aviation maintenance work environment policy and practices
  • Coordinate change programs in the aviation maintenance environment
  • Develop aviation maintenance personnel
  • Communicate aviation technical and maintenance knowledge
  • Establish, maintain and evaluate the organisation's occupational health and safety system
  • Use computers in aviation maintenance-related integrated logistic support activities
  • Manage risk in aviation maintenance
  • Manage self in the aviation maintenance environment
  • Develop workplace policy and procedures for environmental sustainability

ELECTIVE UNITS (4 required)

  • Manage aircraft/equipment system performance testing
  • Manage aircraft maintenance activities
  • Provide technical advice in the maintenance and management of aircraft and aeronautical product
  • Develop and manage maintenance error management programs

Please note that this Job & Training Description provides an example of the selection of non-core units. Alternative combinations of units may be selected and in some cases prerequisite units may need to be completed. For advice contact Apprenticeship Network providers or an approved Registered Training Organisation.

Job Pathways

This occupation fits generally with these groupings

Industry Group
Metal & Engineering

Work Type
Analytic & Scientific
Organising & Clerical

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Commencements Change

The change in Australian Apprenticeships commencements in this overall industry in the past two years. Commencements in 2016: 335

Source: NCVER Apprentice and trainee collection, 2017, unpublished. AATIS analysis.

Graduate Employment

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Source: NCVER National Student Outcomes Survey, 2017, unpublished. AATIS analysis.

Graduate Wage

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Source: NCVER National Student Outcomes Survey, 2017, unpublished. AATIS analysis.

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Source: Department of Employment, 2017. AATIS analysis.

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Source: Department of Employment, 2017. AATIS analysis.

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Availability Information and More Details

Avionics Maintenance Manager - MEA60111
NSW VIC QLD WA SA TAS ACT NT
Full Time

(Nominal Duration)

48 mths
Part Time
Commencements 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
ASbA
Classification T *
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T = identified by the State or Territory as a Traineeship

* = An approved qualification in Tasmania is available as an Apprenticeship/Traineeship.

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Commencements

Commencement data source: National Apprentices and Trainees collection (June 2017 estimates), NCVER rounded estimates for the 2016 calendar year. Qualifications with no recorded commencements may not appear. This data is for general information purposes only.

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ANZSCO Classification: 233911

Note: This is an indicative Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations (ANZSCO) classification for this occupation, provided as a guide only. Apprenticeship Network providers should refer to DET guidelines regarding ANZSCO codes.

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