Aviation Maintenance

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
  • Hydraulics/Pneumatics
  • Aircraft inspection procedures
  • Engine performance diagnosis
  • Maintenance of aircraft powerplants
  • Composite structure repair

College Connection

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.