Aviation Australia

Diploma of Aircraft Maintenance Engineering – TB1 Mechanical (10599NAT)

Aviation Australia

Course details

CRICOS course code: 094988F

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


Our diploma course is EASA accredited and the first step in your journey to a career as a Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (LAME).

If you’re interested in becoming an aircraft maintenance engineer and building a career ensuring aircraft are ready for flight, then this is the course for you.

Mechanical Diploma students learn the skills to maintain jet engines, brake and undercarriage systems, structural components, cabin pressurisation, fuel and pneumatic components, flight controls, hydraulics and much more.

Course Outcomes

On successful completion of the course, you will receive:

European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) Certificate of Recognition
Diploma of Aircraft Maintenance Engineering
General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) Certificate of Recognition (optional add-on for AUD $300)

These outcomes are highly regarded by airlines and Maintenance Repair Organisations (MROs) all over the world.

To qualify for an EASA / GCAA Licence, you will need to show an additional two years’ on the job training at an approved MRO.

Job Prospects

Graduating students with a further two years’ experience (minimum) can apply for their category licence. They would then be eligible for the following roles:

Licenced Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (LAME/LAE)– Mechanical TB1.1 (Fixed wing gas turbine)
Licenced Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (LAME/LAE) – Mechanical TB1.3 (Rotary wing gas turbine)
Aircraft Mechanic, Maintenance
Maintenance Planner

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 52,500 for the entire course
Start date: 17 January 2022
26 April 2022
Duration: 90 weeks
Study mode: Full time

Aviation Australia

Brisbane Campus
15-25 Boronia Road Brisbane Queensland 4009

Entry criteria

Evidence of completion of Year 12 or equivalent, with a pass in Mathematics (at minimum Year 10 or equivalent).

Minimum of 17 years of age.

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.