Career Programs > Aviation Powerplant Mechanics

The Aircraft Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Powerplant Mechanics (A&P) programs offer a vast array of career opportunities ranging from general aviation to commercial aviation; from aircraft or component manufacturers to aircraft repair and overhaul at both domestic and foreign fixed base operations. This program consists of two programs offered concomitantly with one common core and four additional courses.

The program employs rolling admissions that allows students the freedom to begin at identified courses with students completing only after all 5 courses are successfully accomplished. The student will be prepared for the Federal Aviation Administration Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) Certification.

    Next Start Date: TBD (Must have completed Aviation Airframe Mechanics)

    Information Sheet PDF (2 pages)

    Curriculum FrameworkPDF (16 pages)

    Rack BrochurePDF (2 pages)

    Basic Skills Testing Requirements:

    Accepted Test Reading Math Language
    TABE* 10 10 9
    New SAT 24 24 25
    ACT 19 19 17
    GED 2014 145 145 145


    Aviation General Maintenance Technician Helper (480 Hours)
    Aviation Maintenance Technician with FAA Power Plant Rating – 1 of 2 (480 Hours)
    Aviation Maintenance Technician with FAA Power Plant Rating – 2 of 2 (480 Hours)

    Contact: Student Services Department