Thursday – January 19, 2017
Aviation Technician - Airframe
MATC Aviation Center (422 East College Avenue), north of the Oak Creek Campus
Get qualified to maintain aircraft electrical, instrument and power control systems. Completion requires 750 class hours plus a General Component sequence. You must have high mechanical aptitude, and the ability to remain organized and meticulous under deadline pressure.
This program is governed by the Federal Aviation Administration; a companion diploma program in Powerplant maintenance is also offered.
Career Outlook: Skilled aviation mechanics with versatile knowledge are in high demand and work for airlines, corporations and commuter lines. Completing both the Powerplant and Airframe Aviation Technician technical diplomas boost earnings considerably.
Career Pathway: A certificate program is under development and planned to debut in 2016-17 as part of this Career Pathway. Contact your advisor for details.
Program Code: 31-402-2
Start Dates: August/January
Special Admission Requirements: Completion of the General Component (eight first-semester classes) or instructor approval; background in mathematics and sciences recommended.