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Certificate II Aircraft Line Maintenance (MEA20518)

This course provides basic level knowledge and skills to perform a range of specified maintenance tasks on aircraft on a flight line or at the departure gate.

This program is only open to international students.

Open To:

Expression of interest


AUD $19,900


32 Weeks



Study modes:


CRICOS code:


*Payment plans are available.

  • English Language Proficiency:
    Academic IELTS 5.5 (or equivalent) with no sub band score less than 5.0. Aviation Australia accepts these approved English language equivalent tests. Testing must have been completed within 2 years from the enrolment application date.
  • Academic Suitability:
    Evidence of completion of Year 12 or equivalent, with a pass in Mathematics (at minimum Year 10 or equivalent). Where an applicant does not meet these requirements, Aviation Australia may consider sufficient relevant work experience (documented via a resume and referees) and/or a successfully completed higher level qualification that demonstrates academic suitability. Aviation Australia uses these equivalent international education achievement levels.
  • Minimum of 17 years of age:
    Applicants under the age of 18 may be accepted where it is demonstrated they will be under approved guardianship arrangements. This arrangement requires the approval of the Department of Home Affairs. For more information visit Department of Home Affairs – Welfare Requirements for Student Visa Applicants under 18.
  • Genuine Temporary Entrant (GTE) Assessment:
    Applicants must provide a Genuine Temporary Entrant statement. This must be fully completed by the applicant in their own words and writing, and will be assessed by the Australian Government to ensure applicants meet the GTE requirement.
  • Current Valid Passport:
    The applicant’s passport must be current and valid for at least 6 months from the course commencement date.
  • Additional assessment requirements:
    Some countries may require additional assessment requirements, such as a higher IELTS level and/or student interview. You will be advised upon application if further details are required.

All documentation supplied must be certified and translated (in full) to English. The front page of the Enrolment Application Form details this requirement.

Email [email protected], call +61 7 3860 0900 or enquire.

Unit Modules

  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Electrical Fundamentals
  • Digital Techniques / Electronic Instrument Systems
  • Materials and Hardware
  • Maintenance Practices
  • Basic Aerodynamis
  • Human Factors
  • Aviation Legislation
  • Turbine Aeroplane Aerodynamics, Structures and Systems
  • Gas Turbine Engine
  • Propeller

Job Prospects

Graduating students with a further one year of experience (minimum) can apply for their Category A Licence. They would then be eligible to work as a Line Maintenance Technician.