Basic Airframe and Engines (A & E) Course

Duration: one (1) Year

Location: CMAS


The Basic Airframe and Engine Course provides students with the knowledge and skills to competently carry out general aircraft maintenance duties on fixed and rotary wing aircraft.


  • Flight safety
  • Tools and test equipment
  • Technical publication
  • Weight and balance
  • Human factor in aviation
  • Corrosion control and NDT
  • Structural fundamental
  • Airframe structures
  • Sheet metal, non-structures and aircraft hardware
  • Airframe fuel system
  • Airframe inspection
  • Hydraulic and pneumatic systems
  • Landing gears system
  • Airframe assembly and rigging
  • Reciprocating engine instruments, maintenance and overhaul
  • Aircraft airworthiness inspection
  • Cooling system

Entry Requirements

  • Current aircrew
  • Medical category
  • ICAO English
  • Language Proficiency- level 4 pass

Qualification Gained

  • Certificate