Domain - Aeronautical Engineering - Core

Domain - Aeronautical Engineering - Core

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Level 3

Demonstrate knowledge of working within an aeronautical engineering workplace

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27731 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to, within an aeronautical engineering workplace, demonstrate knowledge of: company human resources and structure; fire and chemical safety; hazardous materials, procedures and handling; company and customer aircraft operations; and enterprise policies, procedures and documentation.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Demonstrate knowledge of composite materials and components used in aircraft structure

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28030 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This is an entry level skills unit standard for people entering the aeronautical engineering industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: types of composite materials and their use in aircraft structures; inspection processes used to identify defects in composite material; composite component defects and their causes; handling procedures for composite materials; and manufacture and repair of composite components.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Demonstrate knowledge of human performance in aeronautical engineering

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28031 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This is an entry level skills unit standard for people entering the aeronautical engineering industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to describe: the role of human factors in aeronautical engineering accidents and incidents; physical and mental factors that affect human performance in aircraft maintenance work; social psychological issues that affect human performance in aircraft maintenance work; the effect of the work environment on human performance; and the causes and mitigation of human error in aircraft maintenance.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Apply aeronautical engineering work and safety practices

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28032 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This is an entry-level unit standard for people entering the aeronautical engineering industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to apply aeronautical engineering: work practices; housekeeping practices; and occupational health and safety practices.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Demonstrate knowledge of non-complex aircraft alternating current (AC) electrical systems

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28034 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: interpret non-complex aircraft AC circuit diagrams; identify AC components and systems used in aircraft and their locations; carry out fault analysis of non-complex load circuit faults logically, based on known symptoms using aircraft electrical circuit diagrams; demonstrate knowledge of basic electronic test equipment used to check voltage and resistance readings in-circuit; and describe electrical safety and isolation.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Interpret and use non-complex aircraft direct current (DC) electrical load circuit diagrams to repair faults

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28035 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: interpret non-complex aircraft DC circuit diagrams; use aircraft electrical component location diagrams; carry out fault analysis of non-complex load circuit faults; use basic electronic test equipment to check circuit parameters in-circuit; ensure electrical safety and isolation; and demonstrate techniques for repair of wiring faults and post-repair testing.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Demonstrate knowledge of troubleshooting techniques to locate mechanical and electrical defects

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28038 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: describe troubleshooting techniques used to locate mechanical and electrical defects in aeronautical engineering; and report indications of mechanical and electrical defects in aeronautical engineering.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Carry out water-based cleaning process of aeronautical components

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29820 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: identify and prepare a suitable water-based cleaning treatment for aeronautical components; carry out water-based cleaning process; and complete the cleaning process.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Use aeronautical industry publications and documentation

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3894 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This is a core unit standard for all persons seeking employment in any of the aeronautical engineering industries technical trades. People credited with this unit standard are able to: obtain information from aeronautical publications and documents; and complete aeronautical industry documentation.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Apply aeronautical engineering maintenance practices

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3895 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This is a core unit standard for all persons seeking employment in any of the aeronautical engineering industries technical trades. People credited with this unit standard are able to: apply aeronautical engineering maintenance practices; perform mechanical aeronautical engineering tasks; perform aeronautical electrical engineering tasks; and perform aeronautical preventative maintenance tasks.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Select, use, and maintain aeronautical engineering tools and equipment

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3896 Unit Standard 12 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: select aeronautical engineering tools and equipment; and use and maintain aeronautical engineering tools and equipment.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Demonstrate knowledge of aircraft construction and maintenance practices

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5428 Unit Standard 14 Credits

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This is an introductory, knowledge-based unit standard for people entering the aeronautical engineering industry, to a level that enables them to move into various areas of the industry and be trained at higher levels. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: the principles of aircraft construction; principles of flight; aircraft systems; and standard aircraft maintenance practices.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Level 4

Apply aeronautical engineering knowledge and skills to maintain generic aircraft electrical systems

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28463 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to apply aeronautical engineering knowledge and skills to maintain generic aircraft electrical systems.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Apply aeronautical engineering knowledge and skills to maintain generic aircraft fluid systems

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28464 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to apply aeronautical engineering knowledge and skills to maintain generic aircraft fluid systems.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Apply aeronautical engineering knowledge and skills to maintain generic aircraft instrument systems

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28465 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to apply aeronautical engineering knowledge and skills to maintain generic aircraft instrument systems.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Apply aeronautical engineering knowledge and skills to maintain generic aircraft mechanical systems

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28466 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to apply aeronautical engineering knowledge and skills to maintain generic aircraft mechanical systems.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Apply aeronautical engineering knowledge and skills to maintain generic aircraft piston engines

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28467 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to apply aeronautical engineering knowledge and skills to maintain generic aircraft piston engines.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Apply aeronautical engineering knowledge and skills to maintain generic aircraft propellers

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28468 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to apply aeronautical engineering knowledge and skills to maintain generic aircraft propellers.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Apply aeronautical engineering knowledge and skills to maintain generic aircraft radio systems

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28469 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to apply aeronautical engineering knowledge and skills to maintain generic aircraft radio systems.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Apply aeronautical engineering knowledge and skills to maintain generic aircraft turbine engines

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28470 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to apply aeronautical engineering knowledge and skills to maintain generic aircraft turbine engines.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Apply aeronautical engineering knowledge and skills to maintain generic helicopter rotors

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28471 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to apply aeronautical engineering knowledge and skills to maintain generic helicopter rotors.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Carry out chemical cleaning process of aeronautical components

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29818 Unit Standard 24 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: identify and prepare a suitable chemical bath for aeronautical components; monitor systems for a chemical bath; carry out chemical clean process; process trade waste; and complete the cleaning process.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Carry out mechanical cleaning process of aeronautical components

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29819 Unit Standard 16 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: identify and prepare a suitable mechanical cleaning treatment for aeronautical components; carry out non-metallic coating removal; carry out mechanical coating removal on critical aeronautical components; carry out mechanical coating removal on non-critical aeronautical components; and complete the cleaning process.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Demonstrate knowledge of the fundamentals of safety management systems for an aviation environment

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31990 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are, for an aviation environment, able to: outline the fundamentals of safety management system; outline the relationship between hazards and risk; and demonstrate knowledge of risk management procedures; hazard and incident reporting; safety performance monitoring; and the principles and methods for conducting safety audits.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Apply avionic trade practices

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3897 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This is a core unit standard for people seeking employment in aeronautical avionic trades. People credited with this unit standard are able to apply avionic trade practices.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Demonstrate knowledge of aircraft instrument systems

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3898 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: relate the principles and operation of instruments to their use in aircraft systems; describe the principles and operation of aircraft instrument systems; and describe instrument system maintenance procedures.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Demonstrate knowledge of aircraft radio communications and navigation systems

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3899 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: relate the principles of radio frequency communication to their use in aircraft systems; describe the principles and operation of aircraft radio communication systems; describe communications system maintenance procedures; describe the principles and operation of aircraft navigation systems; describe navigation system maintenance procedures; and describe the principles and operation of aircraft passenger address, intercom and entertainment systems.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Demonstrate knowledge of aircraft electrical systems

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3900 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: relate the principles of electrical power to its use in aircraft systems; describe the principles and operation of aircraft electrical systems; and describe aircraft electrical system maintenance procedures.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Demonstrate knowledge of avionic electronic theory

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7245 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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This unit standard is intended for people pursuing unit standards in the avionic repair and avionic maintenance domains. People credited with this unit standard are able to: describe semiconductor diodes; transistor operation and applications; transistor analogue circuit applications; and transistor digital circuit applications.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Apply avionic repair skills

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7246 Unit Standard 18 Credits

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This unit standard is intended for people pursuing unit standards in the avionic repair and avionic maintenance domains. It contains a range of generic repair skills that may be applied to the repair of avionic equipment. People credited with this unit standard are able to: test semiconductor devices; repair avionic printed wiring assemblies; test avionic components; and apply avionic repair procedures.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Apply avionic maintenance practices

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7247 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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This unit standard is for people pursuing unit standards in the avionic repair and avionic maintenance domains. It covers electrical knowledge and generic maintenance practices which apply to avionic repair and maintenance activities. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of direct and alternating current electrical circuits; select avionic and aircraft wiring components; and apply avionic repair and maintenance skills.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Level 5

Apply troubleshooting techniques to locate avionic defects in aeronautical engineering

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28037 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to apply troubleshooting techniques to locate avionic defects in aeronautical engineering.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Apply troubleshooting techniques to locate mechanical defects in aeronautical engineering

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28039 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to apply troubleshooting techniques to locate mechanical defects.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 28 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council

Data as at 02 March 2024