Western Australia

Aviation Australia is an approved provider with the Department of Training and Workforce Development with Jobs and Skills WA funding for the below qualifications:

Leads to Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) outcome:

  • Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Mechanical) – MEA40718
  • Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Avionics) – MEA40618
  • Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Structures) – MEA41322

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 via block release at the Aviation Australia campus in Jandakot, Western Australia. Training may also be conducted at other campuses if required.


Eligibility requirements can be found on the Jobs and Skills WA website.

Financial Support

Jobs and Skills WA may offer financial assistance such as travel and accommodation allowance. Depending on the distance required to be travelled, it may include travel allowance, accommodation allowance and airfare travel.

Jobs and Skills WA also have employer incentives available.

Tuition 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 may be paid by the trainee or employer.

View Aviation Australia’s Refund Policy.

The student tuition fees listed are after the eligible funding has been applied. The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as Student service and resource fees.

Maximum Nominal Hours Participant Hourly Rate Maximum Participant Course Fee
Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Mechanical) – MEA40718 1300 $3.25 $4,225.00
Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Avionics) – MEA40618 1300 $3.25 $4,225.00
Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Structures) – MEA41322 1120 $3.25 $3,640.00
Diploma of Aeroskills (Avionics) MEA50118 2020 $5.79 $11,695.80
Diploma of Aeroskills (Mechanical) MEA50219 2475 $5.79 $14,330.25
*Course fees are indicative only and are subject to change. Additional fees may apply. Concession fees may also apply for eligible students. For the Diploma qualifications the current maximum annual course fee chargeable is $7,860.

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