Aviation Australia is an approved provider with the Department of State Growth / Skills Tasmania with User Choice (Apprentice and Trainee Training Fund) funding for the below qualifications:

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

For more information about Apprenticeships and Traineeships in Tasmania, visit the Tasmanian Government website.


Theory training is conducted at the campus in Essendon Fields, Victoria. Training may also be conducted at other campuses if required.

Tuition Fees

This training is subsidised by the Department of State Growth, Tasmania. There are currently no tuition fees payable, however, this is subject to change.


Eligibility requirements can be found on the Skills Tasmania website.

Financial Support

Skills Tasmania may offer financial assistance to support off-the-job training (block-release theory) for trainees that are required to travel long distances to attend training.

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