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AVI40219 Certificate IV in Aviation (Aviation Supervision)

National ID: AVI40219 | State ID: BES3

Are you ready to take-off into the airport or airline industry?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Aviation (Aviation Supervision) you will be on your way to a career managing the ground operations of an airport: aircraft refuelling, customer relations, aircraft marshalling and other ground services. Gain the technical and non-technical aviation skills to operate with autonomy and judgement and to take limited responsibility in operations.

Gain these skills:

·aviation safety

·airport environmental control

·airline and airport operations supervision

·coordinate accident and emergency procedures

·identify and respond to health, safety and security issues

·communicate effectively in the airline and airport working environment

·operational procedures in the modern aviation industry

·using technology and processing documents

·effectively deal with customers

You will gain valuable industry workplace exposure to airport and airline operations, as well as experience in an aviation environment within our fully equipped aircraft hangar facility.

This course has been developed in partnership with the aviation industry, and provides you with a professional, non-flying pathway to an exciting career in aviation.

Previous graduates of this course have found employment with both international and regional airports and within the broader aviation industry.

Aerospace Training Centre

South Metropolitan TAFE's AeroSpace Training Centre is the largest provider in WA offering training in aircraft maintenance and aviation. Our lecturers have diverse industry backgrounds including international licensed aircraft maintenance engineers, airline transport pilots, airport managers, flight instructors, cabin crew training managers, emergency procedures instructors, RAAF maintenance supervisors, as well as military and commercial aviators and managers. 

The fully equipped hangar of the AeroSpace Training Centre at Jandakot Airport has various aircraft engines, workshop stations, computer facilities, a flight simulator, and a number of aircraft including our own Boeing 737.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this course prepares you for roles such as, Aerodrome Operations Supervisor, Aviation Supervisor, Cabin Service Supervisor, Cargo Service Supervisor, Ramp Operations Supervisor and Customer Service Supervisor.

Further Study Option(s)

Diploma of Aviation (Aviation Management)

Course overview

View this course on South Metro Tafe's website


  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Jandakot Two semesters No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Page last updated May 05, 2021