The Connecticut Aero Tech School for Aviation Maintenance Technicians, an extension campus of Bristol Technical Education Center and part of the Connecticut Technical Education and Career System, is a Federal Aviation Administration approved school that specializes in the training of Aviation Maintenance Technicians. Our school offers a twenty month program of training in General, Airframe and Power Plant curriculum that prepare you to take your examination to become a certified Aircraft Maintenance Technician (AMT). Tuition is $7,200 for the program, plus a $50 registration fee. Tuition can be paid in three installments.

Applications to the CT Aero Tech and the Stratford School for Aviation Maintenance Technicians programs for the next enrollment class, August 2021, will be available in March 2021. If you have any questions, please contact Domenica Holman, School Counselor, at 860-584-8433, ext. 335 or via email at

Adult applicants interested in applying for admissions must complete an application and include a high school transcript or GED certificate. Application materials can be submitted either via email to, or via post-mail. Once applications have been submitted and received, the applicant should contact Mrs. Domenica Holman at, 860-584-8433 ext. 335, or by email, to schedule an Admissions Test. The test consists of a 50-question multiple choice assessment in the areas of Mathematics, Science, and Vocabulary.

Bristol Technical Education Center
Attn: Mrs. Domenica Holman, School Counselor
431 Minor Street
Bristol, CT 06010

Admission decisions are based the applicant’s test results and by a ranked order list. A ranked list is a roster of applicants sorted in order from highest total score to the lowest total score. Applicants with the higher scores will receive conditional acceptance letters. We accept applications on a rolling basis throughout the year.

To learn more about the application process or the school program, contact:

Domenica Holman, School Counselor
860-584-8433 Ext.335

Scott Zito, Chief Administrator
860-584-8433 Ext.304

Charles Hilton, Department Head
860-566-1234 Ext.303

For the acceptance packet and other student information visit the CTECS adult education webpage and look under Student Forms and Information.

In accordance with Title 38 US Code 3679 subsection (e), this school adopts the following additional provisions for any students using U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Post 9/11 G.I. Bill® (Ch. 33) or Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (Ch. 31) benefits, while payment to the institution is pending from the VA. This school will not:

  • Prevent the student’s enrollment;
  • Assess a late penalty fee to;
  • Require student secure alternative or additional funding;
  • Deny their access to any resources (access to classes, libraries, or other institutional facilities) available to other students who have satisfied their tuition and fee bills to the institution.

However, to qualify for this provision, such students may be required to:

  • Provide Chapter 33 Certificate of Eligibility (or its equivalent) or for Chapter 31, VA VR&E’s contract with the school on VA Form 28-1905 by the first day of class.

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