Aviation Maintenance Technician

103 credit Associate of Applied Science program

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Program Description:
The Airframe and Powerplant maintenance technician diploma program trains students in the repair and scheduled maintenance of aircraft. This fully approved Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) program prepares graduates to repair and maintain commercial and general technically advanced aircraft found in today’s market. Training will include study and hands-on experiences in reading and comprehending aircraft manuals, troubleshooting and repairing electrical malfunctions using electrical schematics, analyzing and repairing powerplant malfunctions, repair airframe structures and return aircraft to service, maintaining aircraft powerplant subsystems and determine their airworthiness in accordance with applicable FAA and manufacturer specifications.

Program outcomes include:
• Students will successfully pass the required FAA testing required of an Airframe and Power Plant Mechanic.
• Students will utilize appropriate technology as it pertains to the aviation industry.
• Students will interpret various FAA Regulations that apply to maintenance in the aviation industry.
• Students will apply appropriate safety work habits and procedures.
• Students will apply principles of troubleshooting for various aircraft maintenance tasks.
• Students will demonstrate the proper use of hand tools appropriate to the industry.
• Students will use technical information provided by various aircraft manufactures to perform aircraft maintenance.
• Students will document various maintenance tasks according to the FAA Regulations.
• Students will read and interpret technical information found in the aircraft records.
• Students will demonstrate the necessary skills to properly maintain an aircraft in an airworthy condition.

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