ETC NI

Aeronautical Engineering Level 3

ETC NI
In Belfast City

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Important information

Typology NVQ
Location Belfast city (Northern Ireland)
  • NVQ
  • Belfast city (Northern Ireland)
Description

To gain knowledge and skills on Aeronautical Engineering Level 3. Suitable for anyone interested in aeronautical engineering level 3.

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Location

Starts

Belfast City (County Antrim)
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Interpoint 20-24 York Street, BT15 1AQ

Starts

On request

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Course programme

Mandatory Units
Must complete all of the following units, plus the relevant units for the chosen pathway

  • Unit 1: Complying with Statutory Regulations and Organisational Safety Requirements
  • Unit 2: Using and Interpreting Engineering Drawings and Documents
  • Unit 3: Working Efficiently and Effectively in Engineering
  • Unit 4: Reinstating the Work Area on Completion of Activities

Pathways (One pathway must be covered)

Aircraft Detail Fitting
Must complete four units from the following:

  • Unit 5: Marking Out Aircraft Components
  • Unit 6: Cutting and Shaping Aircraft Components
  • Unit 7: Bending and Forming Aircraft Components
  • Unit 8: Installing Aircraft Mechanical Fasteners
  • Unit 9: Producing Aircraft Detail Assemblies

Airframe Fitting
Must complete three units from the following:

  • Unit 8: Installing Aircraft Mechanical Fasteners
  • Unit 10: Producing Aircraft Sub-assemblies
  • Unit 11: Producing Aircraft Major Assemblies
  • Unit 12: Installing Aircraft Mechanical Controls
  • Unit 13: Repairing Airframes and Structures
  • Unit 14: Modifying Airframes
  • Unit 15: Modifying Aircraft Mechanical Systems
  • Unit 16: Carrying Out Routine Servicing of Aircraft
  • Unit 26: Producing Aircraft Composite Assemblies

Installing Aircraft Interiors
Must complete three units from the following:

  • Unit 17: Installing Aircraft Domestic Equipment
  • Unit 18: Installing Aircraft Lockers and Storage Units
  • Unit 19: Installing Aircraft Interior Panels and Soft Furnishings
  • Unit 20: Installing Aircraft Seating and Furniture
  • Unit 21: Cutting and Shaping Soft Furnishing Materials

Composite / Transparency Manufacture
Must complete three units from the following:

  • Unit 22: Moulding Aircraft Fibre Reinforced Plastic (FRP) Components
  • Unit 23: Moulding Acrylic Aircraft Components
  • Unit 24: Producing Aircraft Components from Carbon Fibre
  • Unit 25: Producing Aircraft Components from Glass Fibre
  • Unit 26: Producing Aircraft Composite Assemblies
  • Unit 27: Vacuum Forming Aircraft Components
  • Unit 28: Injection Moulding Aircraft Components
  • Unit 29: Joining Aircraft Components by Adhesive Bonding
  • Unit 30: Assembling Aircraft Transparencies

Power Plant Assembly and Testing
Must complete one unit from the following:

  • Unit 31: Producing Aircraft Engine Compressor Assemblies
  • Unit 32: Producing Aircraft Engine Combustion Assemblies
  • Unit 33: Producing Aircraft Engine Turbine Assemblies
  • Unit 34: Producing Aircraft Engine Gearbox Assemblies
  • Unit 35: Producing Aircraft Piston Engine Assemblies
  • Unit 36: Producing Aircraft Engine Major Assemblies
  • Unit 37: Dressing Aircraft Engines
  • Unit 38: Carrying out Uninstalled Aircraft Engine Testing Procedures

Aircraft Mechanical Systems Installation
Must complete two units from the following:

  • Unit 12: Installing Aircraft Mechanical Controls
  • Unit 41: Installing Aircraft Hydraulic Systems
  • Unit 42: Installing Aircraft Pneumatic Systems
  • Unit 43: Installing Aircraft De-icing Systems
  • Unit 44: Installing Aircraft Fuel Systems
  • Unit 45: Installing Aircraft Environmental Systems
  • Unit 46: Installing Flying Control Surfaces and Systems
  • Unit 47: Installing Aircraft Armament Systems
  • Unit 48: Installing Aircraft Assisted Escape Mechanisms
  • Unit 49: Installing Aircraft Main Engines
  • Unit 50: Installing Aircraft Auxiliary Engines
  • Unit 51: Installing Aircraft Power Transmission Systems

Testing Aircraft Mechanical Systems
Must complete two units from the following:

  • Unit 52: Testing Installed Aircraft Engines
  • Unit 53: Testing Aircraft Power Transmission Systems
  • Unit 54: Testing Aircraft Hydraulic Systems
  • Unit 55: Testing Aircraft Pneumatic Systems
  • Unit 56: Testing Aircraft Environmental Systems
  • Unit 57: Testing Aircraft De-icing Systems
  • Unit 58: Testing Aircraft Fuel Systems
  • Unit 59: Testing Aircraft Flying Control Surfaces and Systems
  • Unit 60: Testing Aircraft Armament Systems
  • Unit 61: Testing Aircraft Assisted Escape Systems

Electrical and Electronic Avionics Systems Installation
Must complete three of the following units:

  • Unit 62: Installing Aircraft Cableforms/Looms
  • Unit 63: Installing Aircraft Instrument Panels and Meters
  • Unit 64: Installing Aircraft Visual Display Units and Computer Systems
  • Unit 65: Installing Aircraft Engine Control Units
  • Unit 66: Installing Aircraft Power Supplies
  • Unit 67: Installing Aircraft Communication Systems
  • Unit 68: Installing Aircraft Flight Guidance and Control Systems
  • Unit 69: Installing Aircraft Navigational Systems
  • Unit 70: Installing Aircraft Radar Systems
  • Unit 71: Installing Aircraft Countermeasure Systems
  • Unit 72: Installing Aircraft Electro-Optical and Infrared Systems
  • Unit 73: Installing Aircraft Instrumentation Systems
  • Unit 74: Modifying Aircraft Electrical Systems
  • Unit 75: Modifying Aircraft Avionics Systems

Plus three more units from the following:

  • Unit 76: Testing Aircraft Cableforms/Looms
  • Unit 77: Testing Aircraft Visual Display Units and Computer Systems
  • Unit 78: Testing Aircraft Engine Control Units
  • Unit 79: Testing Aircraft Communication Systems
  • Unit 80: Testing Aircraft Flight Guidance and Control Systems
  • Unit 81: Testing Aircraft Navigational Systems
  • Unit 82: Testing Aircraft Radar Systems
  • Unit 83: Testing Aircraft Countermeasure Systems
  • Unit 84: Testing Aircraft Electro-Optical and Infrared Systems
  • Unit 85: Testing Aircraft Instrumentation Systems

Manufacturing Aircraft Wire Looms
Must complete two of the following units

  • Unit 86: Producing Aircraft Wiring Layouts and Routeings
  • Unit 87: Producing Aircraft Electrical Sub-assemblies, Cableforms and Looms
  • Unit 88: Modifying Aircraft Cableforms and Looms

Aircraft Surface Finishing
Must complete three of the following units:

  • Unit 89: Applying Aircraft Paint Finishes by Hand
  • Unit 90: Applying Aircraft paint Finishes by Spray Guns
  • Unit 91: Applying Transfers, Decals and Livery to Aircraft
  • Unit 92: Stripping and Removing Aircraft Finishes
  • Unit 93: Applying Finishes to Composite Mouldings

Survival Equipment Maintenance
Must complete five of the following units:

  • Unit 94: Carrying Out Maintenance of Aircrew Protective Helmets and Electrical Headsets
  • Unit 95: Carrying Out Maintenance of Aircrew Protective Clothing
  • Unit 96: Carrying Out Maintenance of Aircrew Nuclear, Biological and Chemical (NBC) Respirators and Equipment
  • Unit 97: Carrying Out Maintenance of Aircrew Life Preserver Equipment
  • Unit 98: Carrying Out Maintenance of Aircrew Inertia Reels and Restraint Harnesses
  • Unit 99: Carrying Out Maintenance of Aircraft Multi-Seat Life Rafts and Emergency Packs
  • Unit 100: Carrying Out Maintenance of Aircrew Oxygen Masks
  • Unit 101: Carrying Out Maintenance of Aircrew Personal Survival Packs (PSP)
  • Unit 102: Carrying Out Maintenance of Aircrew Quick Release Fasteners (QRF)
  • Unit 103: Carrying Out Maintenance of Parachute Assemblies

Weapons Maintenance
Must complete four units, as follows:
Two units from the following:

  • Unit 104: Testing Uninstalled Aircraft Assisted Escape System (AAES) Components
  • Unit 105: Testing Installed Aircraft Armament Systems
  • Unit 106: Testing Uninstalled Aircraft Armament System Components
  • Unit 107: Undertaking Fault Diagnosis on Installed Aircraft Armament Systems
  • Unit 108: Undertaking Fault Diagnosis on Uninstalled Aircraft Armament System Components
  • Unit 109: Modifying Aircraft Armament Systems and Components
  • Unit 110: Testing Installed Aircraft Assisted Escape Systems (AAES)

Plus EITHER:
Two units from the following:

  • Unit 111: Overhauling Aircraft Gun Systems
  • Unit 112: Overhauling Aircraft Assisted Escape Systems (AAES)
  • Unit 113: Overhauling Aircraft Armament Release Systems

OR:

One unit from the following:

  • Unit 114: Removing Aircraft Armament System Components
  • Unit 115: Removing Aircraft Assisted Escape Systems (AAES)
  • Unit 116: Removing Aircraft Armament Expendable Stores

And one unit from the following:

  • Unit 117: Installing Aircraft Armament System Components
  • Unit 118: Installing Aircraft Assisted Escape Systems (AAES)
  • Unit 119: Installing Aircraft Armament Expendable Stores

Additional Units
The following unit may be used in any relevant pathway but must be additional to the requirements identified for the Pathway.

  • Unit 39: Drilling and Finishing Holes in Aircraft Structures or Components

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