Northern Territory

Aviation Australia is an approved provider with the NT Government Department of Trade, Business and Innovation – with User Choice funding for the below qualifications:

Leads to Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) outcome:

  • Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Avionics) – MEA40618
  • Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Mechanical) – MEA40718

Leads to Category B Licenced Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (LAME) outcome:

  • Diploma of Aeroskills (Avionics) – MEA50118 *
  • Diploma of Aeroskills (Mechanical) – MEA50219 *

* Diploma includes CASA Licence outcome for eligible trainees


Theory training is conducted at the campus in Cairns. Training may also be conducted at other campuses if required.

Financial Support

The NT Government may offer travel and accommodation subsidy to support eligible apprentices/trainees.

Co-contribution Fees

Fees are based on the qualification, trade stream and the Units of Competency required to achieve the qualification.

Once an individual Training Plan has been developed, final costs can be established. Fees can be paid by the apprentice or employer.

View Aviation Australia’s Refund Policy.

The co-contribution fees listed are after the eligible funding has been applied.

Maximum Nominal Hours Participant Hourly Rate Maximum Participant Course Fee
Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Avionics) MEA40618 1560 $1.60 $2,496
Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Mechanical) MEA40718 1550 $1.60 $2,480
Diploma of Aeroskills (Avionics) MEA50118 2185 $1.60 $3,496
Diploma of Aeroskills (Mechanical) MEA50219 2960 $1.60 $4,736
*Course fees are indicative only and are subject to change. Additional fees may apply. Concession fees may also apply for eligible students.

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