The twenty-month (2,340 hours) aviation maintenance curriculum provides training that enables the student to develop operative skills that meet the license requirements of the Federal Aviation Administration.
A rolling enrollment takes place with classes enrolling every 128 days. Enrollment periods are September, March and December.
Upon completing the General, Airframe and Power Plant curriculums students are eligible for certification as mechanics with Airframe and or Power Plant ratings. They are prepared to take the FAA examinations.
The minimum academic requirement for the Airframe and Power Plant certificate is a high school diploma or GED. Mathematical and mechanical aptitude are essential, as well as reading, writing and language skills.
Graduates from this program may obtain jobs as aircraft mechanics and technicians for aircraft and power plant companies. This is a FAA Part 147 School EM9T117R.
The school day is from 7:25 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.
The school year is 192 days long.
Any weather cancellations will be taken from scheduled vacation time in December, February or April.