Aircraft Electrical Training
What is an aircraft electrician?
The job of an aircraft electrician is to inspect, trouble-shoot, repair and maintain all the complex electrical systems on an aircraft.
- Landing gears and controls
- Ignition systems
- Wiring harnesses, electric generations systems
What does and an aircraft electrician do?
- Diagnose faults on the electrical systems and aircraft wiring
- Perform regular checks
- Maintain, repair and overhaul electrical components
- Repair and install electrical components and wiring
- Ensure proper supply to all systems
- Test electronic equipment such as: generators, temp controls, micro switches etc.
- Keep maintenance records
Admission Requirements (Minimum)
- 18 years and older.
- Grade 12/N3 or Equivalent
- Mathematics 50% of higher
- Physics 50% or higher
- English 50% or higher
Applicants that do not meet these criteria but do possess a Grade 12/N3 or equivalent certificate will be subject to an aptitude test prior to acceptance and admission to MATA
Trade Test Preparation
- MATA prepares students and conducts trade tests for students after completing and obtaining of the required experience.
- Our qualified instructors are registered Trade Test Officers with TETA & NAMB.
- Trade test preparations are conducted at the MATA premises and trade test are conducted at the Indlel premises in Olifantsfontein, Gauteng, South Africa.
Trade Test Fees