Aviation (Ground Operations and Service)

Certificate III

National Code: AVI30408

Course information

This qualification has become superseded across Australia and an updated version of this qualification will soon be available. This means that North Coast TAFE may continue to deliver the old qualification for 12 months from the date of change. Students enrolling during this time must complete the qualification by the transition date or transition to a new qualification when it becomes available. Transitioning to a new qualification will not result in financial penalty. To talk about transition dates or for help to identify the right course for you, please contact us.

About the course

Course Number: AVI30408-01V02

Do you like hands-on work? Does a career in a fast paced, growing industry appeal to you? Our Certificate III in Aviation (Ground Operations and  Service) could be the perfect course for you. This course will equip you with skills to effectively fulfil a broad range of ground operations and service roles. On completion of this course you could find yourself working as an aircraft refueller, aircraft reporting officer, supervisory baggage handler or in aerodrome operations.

Studying this course through North Coast TAFE ensures that you are completing a course that has been developed in close consultation with industry and that all learning resources are modern and highly industry-relevant. You will also enjoy learning from professionals with vast industry experience and industry connections.

Course study options

Offered on 1 campus

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North Coast TAFE offers a wide choice of courses, some that attract government subsidies and some that do not. The fees payable will vary, depending on your personal circumstances, your study history and the course you choose.

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