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Advanced Aviation Technology

CERTIFICATE

Gain basic skills in general mechanics, airframe mechanics, powerplant or structural repair.

Program/Major/Concentration Codes:  CRTAVIATIONA/AVA/**** (see concentration codes below)

What can I do with this certificate?

Career Options: Seek entry-level positions in aircraft building, maintenance and repair.

Academic Options: Continue your studies by take additional courses toward the Aviation Technology AAS degree.

More Information: Review program costs, student debt, on-time graduation and more.  

Program Requirements
  

Program Prerequisites

The following prerequisites must be fulfilled (with grades posted) before students may begin the program application process.


Credits

REA 091  Reading Improvement II with a C or better or reading assessment score at level of REA112

0-4

MAT 086 Prealgebra with a C or better or math assessment score at level of MAT 092 or higher

0-3

Subtotal      

0-7

Required Core Courses

A grade of C or better is required for graduation. Choose one of the following concentrations:

Course # Course Title Credits
General Mechanics (Concentration Code: AVMG)
GTM 105 Applied Technical Mathematics 3
AVM 110 Aircraft Blueprint Reading 3
AVM 114 Regulatory Requirements 3
AVM 202 Aviation Safety 3
AVM 205 Motion Dynamics 3
AVM 206 Materials and Processes 3
AVM 207 Weight and Balance 3
AVM 208 Basic Electricity 5
General Mechanics Concentration Subtotal 26

Airframe Mechanics (Concentration Code: AVMF)
AVM 105 Aircraft Sheetmetal Repair 5
AVM 130 Aircraft Composite Repair 5
AVM 209 Intermediate Electricity 5
AVM 218 Airframe Rigging and Landing Gear System 3
AVM 223 Hydraulic and Pneumatic Power 3
AVM 224 Atmospheric Controls 3
AVM 225 Fire, Ice, Rain, and Fuel systems 3
Airframe Mechanics Concentration Subtotal 27

Powerplant (Concentration Code: AVMP)
AVM 226 Engine Electrical 5
AVM 228 Aircraft Propellers 3
AVM 229 Engine Support Systems 3
AVM 232 Reciprocating Engine Overhaul 5
AVM 233 Turbine Engines 5
AVM 234 Engine Fuel Metering and Operation 5
Powerplant Concentration Subtotal 26

Aviation Structural Repair (Concentration Code: AVMS)
AVM 101 Structural Repair I 4
AVM 102 Structural Repair II 4
AVM 114 Regulatory Requirements 3
AVM 150 Structural Repair III 4
AVM 151 Structural Repair IV 4
AVM 203 Structural Repair V 4
AVM 204 Structural Repair VI 4
Aviation Structural Repair Concentration Subtotal 27
Program Total 26-34