Aviation Mechanic School & Training

Learn the skills needed to become an Airframe & Powerplant technician.1

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Aviation Mechanic School & Training

Learn the skills needed to become an Airframe & Powerplant technician.1

Different Career Paths as an Aviation Technician

A trained airframe and powerplant technician can apply skills in many different roles. Most of our grads start out working as entry-level technicians or in other entry-level roles. As with any industry, over time, you may be able to advance in your career with hard work. Some entry-level and advanced roles could include:77


  • Aviation Technician
  • Turbine Technician
  • Field Technician


  • Aircraft Restorer
  • Helicopter Mechanic
  • Avionics Technician
  • Aircraft Mechanical Installer
  • Aircraft Electrical Installer
  • Aircraft Structural/Sheetmetal Mechanic

Airframe & Powerplant Courses

Your training will take you through a variety of courses, including:

  • Non-Destructive Testing
  • Basic Sheetmetal and Welding Familiarization
  • Assembly and Rigging, Airframe Fire Protection
  • Airframe Electrical
  • Navigation and Communication Systems
  • Hydraulics and Pneumatics
  • Reciprocating Engine Operation
  • Propellers
  • Powerplant Lubrication Systems
  • Turbine Engine Designs
  • Non-Metallic Structures
  • Paints and Finishes

Is aviation a good industry?

Nov 30, 2022, 14:31 PM
Many people who work in the A&P field would agree that it’s a great industry to be in. If you love flying and travel and are looking for a career path that’s hands-on, this may be the perfect fit for you. This industry brings new challenges and innovations every day–it’s not your typical office job!
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Interested in training for a career in the aviation industry?1 Click the request info link at the top of the page, and we’ll connect you with an Admissions Representative who can help you get started.


Nov 1, 2021, 10:46 AM