ERIC Number: ED301747
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Aircraft Mechanics Series. Duty Task List.
Oklahoma State Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, Stillwater. Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center.
This task list is intended for use in planning and/or evaluating a competency-based course in aircraft mechanics. The guide outlines the tasks entailed in 24 different duties typically required of employees in the following occupations: airframe mechanic, power plant mechanic, aircraft mechanic, aircraft sheet metal worker, aircraft electrician, propeller repair person, fuel system mechanic, aircraft environmental mechanic, aircraft hydraulics/pneumatics mechanic, nondestructive tester, avionics mechanic, aircraft instrument repair person, power plant electrician, and aircraft welder. The following are among the duties covered: performing aircraft weight and balance operations; performing ground operations; using maintenance publications and maintaining forms and records; applying coverings and finishes; welding; repairing sheet metal structures; maintaining various aircraft and engine systems; inspecting electrical and fire protection systems; and performing assembly and rigging operations. The occupational duty/task lists are the result of an extensive two-step development process in which information on current occupational requirements was gathered from such sources as consortia, trade associations, and current curriculum materials and was then synthesized by industry representatives, vocational instructors, and state-level representatives. (MN)
Descriptors: Aviation Mechanics, Aviation Technology, Behavioral Objectives, Electronic Equipment, Employment Qualifications, Engines, Equipment Maintenance, Equipment Utilization, Inspection, Job Analysis, Job Skills, Measurement Techniques, Mechanics (Process), Metal Working, Occupational Information, Power Technology, Secondary Education, Trade and Industrial Education, Welding
Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center, Oklahoma Department of Vocational and Technical Education, 1500 West Seventh Avenue, Stillwater, OK 74074.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Oklahoma State Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, Stillwater. Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center.
Note: For other duty/task lists, see CE 051 510-538.