Friday – January 18, 2019

Aviation Maintenance Technician – General

School of Technology and Applied Sciences / Transportation, Distribution & Logistics Career Cluster
MATC Aviation Center (422 East College Avenue), north of the Oak Creek Campus

For Information:  414-297-6315
Oak Creek Campus, 414-571-4500


Complete this certificate and you will be prepared for entry-level work as a line service technician assisting certified aircraft mechanics and structural assemblers, or you could work in airfield ground support positions.

The courses in this certificate can meet the General Component requirements of the Aviation Technician technical diplomas, which prepare students to become aviation mechanics.

Career Pathway — After earning this certificate, you can apply your credits toward completing the 
Aviation Technician – Airframe and Aviation Technician – Powerplant  technical diplomas. Contact an MATC advisor for information.


 Admission Requirements

• High school diploma or GED

• Demonstration of basic skills proficiency through a course placement assessment


Start Date: August

Curriculum effective 2017-18. 

Current MATC students should consult their Academic Program Plan for specific curriculum requirements.




AVITEC-323 Aircraft Ground Operation and Servicing 3
AVITEC-380 Basic Physics 1
AVITEC-381 Basic Electricity 3
AVITEC-382 Aircraft Materials and Their Inspection 3
AVITEC-383 Aircraft Maintenance Publications, Records and Mechanics Regulations
AVITEC-393 Mathematics for Aviation Technicians 2
ENG-340 Workplace Communication 2

All credits must be earned at MATC with a 2.0 cumulative GPA or higher. Upon completion of the certificates's requirements, the student's transcript is notated with the credential earned.

Some certificates can be earned while completing associate degrees and/or technical diplomas that are eligible for financial aid. Certificate programs alone are not eligible for financial aid; consult an MATC advisor for information.

Curriculum requirements are subject to change.

For class times and locations or to register online, visit INFOnline

Current MATC students should consult their Academic Program Plan for specific curriculum requirements.


Page updated March 2017.