2018/2019 Competency-Based Task/Competency List for Aviation Maintenance Technology II (8729/36 weeks, 280 hours)
All tasks are considered essential statewide and are required of all students.
Demonstrating Workplace Readiness Skills: Personal Qualities and People Skills
Demonstrating Workplace Readiness Skills: Professional Knowledge and Skills
- Demonstrate effective speaking and listening skills.
- Demonstrate effective reading and writing skills.
- Demonstrate critical-thinking and problem-solving skills.
- Demonstrate healthy behaviors and safety skills.
- Demonstrate an understanding of workplace organizations, systems, and climates.
- Demonstrate lifelong-learning skills.
- Demonstrate job-acquisition and advancement skills.
- Demonstrate time-, task-, and resource-management skills.
- Demonstrate job-specific mathematics skills.
- Demonstrate customer-service skills.
Demonstrating Workplace Readiness Skills: Technology Knowledge and Skills
Examining All Aspects of an Industry
- Examine aspects of planning within an industry/organization.
- Examine aspects of management within an industry/organization.
- Examine aspects of financial responsibility within an industry/organization.
- Examine technical and production skills required of workers within an industry/organization.
- Examine principles of technology that underlie an industry/organization.
- Examine labor issues related to an industry/organization.
- Examine community issues related to an industry/organization.
- Examine health, safety, and environmental issues related to an industry/organization.
Addressing Elements of Student Life
- Identify the purposes and goals of the student organization.
- Explain the benefits and responsibilities of membership in the student organization as a student and in professional/civic organizations as an adult.
- Demonstrate leadership skills through participation in student organization activities, such as meetings, programs, and projects.
- Identify Internet safety issues and procedures for complying with acceptable use standards.
Following Tool and Equipment Safety and Care Guidelines
Demonstrating Aircraft Weight and Balance Procedures
- Explain the necessity for aircraft weight and balance procedures.
- Identify terminology associated with aircraft weight and balance.
- Interpret weight data.
- Calculate an aircraft's CG.
- Determine location and amount of ballast needed to stay within the weight and balance envelope.
- Explain the difference between aircraft weight and empty weight.
- Calculate moment problems with varied arms and weights.
- Complete an aircraft weight and balance form, using computational, graph, and table methods.
- Demonstrate use of the weight-shift formula.
- Determine the weight of ballast that should be installed on an aircraft.
- Demonstrate aircraft weighing procedures.
- Determine extreme forward and extreme rearward centers of gravity.
- Calculate changes in empty weight and empty weight CG after aircraft modifications.
Exploring Aircraft Design and Drawings
- Identify the types and purpose of working drawings.
- Distinguish between drawings and diagrams.
- Identify shape symbols and material symbols used in aviation drawings.
- Draw a simple aircraft component.
- Describe types of lines used in aviation diagrams, schematics, and working drawings.
- Interpret aviation blueprints.
- Identify the types and functions of charts and graphs commonly used in aviation maintenance.
- Interpret data from an aircraft performance chart.
- Troubleshoot aviation hydraulic and electrical problems, using logic flowcharts.
Exploring Aircraft Materials and Processes
- Explain the uses of rubber, plastic, and wooden materials in an aircraft's structure.
- Determine the properties and characteristics of ferrous and nonferrous metals and their alloys used in an aircraft's structure.
- Identify the effects of heat treatment on ferrous and nonferrous metals.
- Perform non-destructive testing (NDT) on aircraft materials.
- Perform magnetic particle inspections.
- Demonstrate the dye-penetrant inspection process.
- Inspect acceptability of welds.
- Measure, using precision-measuring tools.
- Identify the functions of standard- and special-use fasteners used in aviation maintenance.
- Install fasteners.
Exploring the Effects of Cleaning and Corrosion
- Explain the process of corrosion and its effect on aviation technology.
- Inspect and correct direct chemical- and electrochemical-attack corrosion.
- Explain where on the aircraft each of the five common types of aircraft corrosion occurs.
- Identify the areas on an aircraft that are most susceptible to corrosion.
- Demonstrate the use of cleaning agents/materials.
- Clean the interior and exterior of an aircraft.
- Demonstrate maintenance functions that may prevent or inhibit corrosion.
Exploring Fluid Lines and Fittings
- Explain how Bernoulli's principle applies to liquids in Venturi tubes.
- Fabricate, install, and test rigid fluid lines and fittings.
- Fabricate, install, and test flexible fluid lines and fittings.
- Identify defects in metal hydraulic tubing.
- Identify situations where damaged or defective metal hydraulic tubing should be replaced or repaired in a hydraulic system.