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Certificate III in Aircraft Surface Finishing (MEA30118)

This qualification applies to employees of aircraft maintenance organisations, or of specialist aircraft surface finishing organisations who are required to prepare the surfaces of aircraft and aircraft components for the application of surface finishes, apply paint, specialist finishes and decals or stencils. Also required for the application of aircraft registration markings, national markings and organisational logos.

This qualification articulates with the current MEA40918 Certificate IV in Aircraft Surface Finishing and the common units provide a number of credits towards other Aeroskills qualifications at Certificate III and IV levels.

Open To:

Approved Maintenance Organisation (AMO) Employees


AUD $1,100


Duration of gap training will be determined based on evidence provided

This course will enable students to conduct:

Preparation of the surfaces of aircraft and aircraft components and subsequent application of:

  •  Surface finishes;
  •  Paint;
  •  Specialist finishes and decals or stencils;
  •  Aircraft registration markings;
  •  National markings; and
  •  Organisational logos.

Enrol for Recognition of Prior Learning via the enrolment link below. Upon enrolment and payment, you will be emailed an RPL Pack that will guide you in providing supporting evidence for your RPL assessment. This must be submitted via post, with certified true copies of your supporting documentation.