Keep America Flying! This program teaches students precision aircraft technical skills necessary to become an FAA Certified Airframe and Powerplant Technician.
Students in this program will learn:
Repair and maintenance of airframes in accordance with industry standards and FAA regulations,
Sheet metal fabrication,
Aircraft inspection procedures,
Engine performance diagnosis,
Maintenance of aircraft powerplants,
Composite structure repair
Aviation Maintenance Higher Education Options
Two- and four-year technical degrees in aviation technology, aeronautics, or aeronautical engineering. Articulation agreements with four-year colleges,such as the University of New Mexico-Roswell andParks College of St. Louis University, can earn students up to two years college credit toward a bachelor's degree in aviation.
Articulation Agreements Institutions:
Aviation Maintenance Career Options
Students who have completed this program are prepared for careers as:
- Airframe and Powerplant Technician
- General Aviation Technician
- Airline Technician
- Line Technician
- Airframe Specialist
- Powerplant Specialist
Aviation Maintenance Industry Credentials
- (FAA) Powerplant Mechanic (12 credits)
- (FAA) Airframe Mechanic (12 credits)
- Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) (1 point)
Aviation Maintenance Industry Organization
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