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Adult Division: 330-729-4100

High School: 330-729-4000

STEM+ME2: 330-729-4000 Ext.1207

Curriculum Highlights

Aviation Maintenance

Program Description

Keep America flying! The Aviation Maintenance program teaches students precision aircraft technical skills necessary to become a FAA Certified Airframe and Powerplant Technician.

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Students in this program will learn:

  • Repair and maintenance of airframes in accordance with industry standards and FAA regulations
  • Sheet metal fabrication
  • Hydraulics/Pneumatics
  • Aircraft inspection procedures
  • Troubleshooting techniques
  • Engine performance diagnosis
  • Maintenance of aircraft powerplants
  • Composite structure repair
College Connection

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 with the following institutions:

  • Parks College
  • University of New Mexico - Roswell
  • Kent State University
Career Resources

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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

Industry Credentials

  • (FAA) Powerplant Mechanic (12 credits)
  • (FAA) Airframe Mechanic (12 credits)
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) (1 point)

Industry Organization

SkillsUSA Ohio

The Ohio Association of SkillsUSA is a Career-Technical Student Organization serving students in High School and College Post-Secondary Industrial, Engineering and Health Career Training programs in Ohio.

Mahoning County Career & Technical Center

7300 North Palmyra Rd., Canfield, OH 44406 • High School - 330-729-4000 • Adult Division - 330-729-4100

The MCCTC offers a group of passionate professionals ready to help you begin your career. Since 1972, MCCTC has provided thousands of students with the education to lead a successful career and life. Once enrolled in one of our diverse programs, your options and potential are limitless.

The Mahoning County Career and Technical Center offers adults an opportunity to start or advance in a career. MCCTC Adult Career Center offers Industry Credential Programs, professional development classes and other courses to put you on the right track.

Governing Board Members

  • Attorney Kathi McNabb-Welsh, President
  • Michael Stanko, Vice President
  • Attorney David Engler, Board Member
  • Mr. Richard S. Scarsella, Board Member
  • Ms. Beth Donofrio, Board Member
  • Mr. Ronald Shives, Board Member
  • Mrs. Marie Dockry, Board Member

Additional Board Information

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