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Aviation Maintenance Technology (AMT) School (MIAT)

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Aviation Maintenance Technology (AMT) School (MIAT)

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Aviation Maintenance Technology Program Overview

MIAT’s Aviation Maintenance Technology program is designed to prepare students for careers in the aviation industry.80 Through classroom and hands-on learning, they learn the basics of air science and take a series of airframe and powerplant courses.2 Upon graduation, they’re prepared to test for Airframe and Powerplant FAA Certification.

24 months From start to finish
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Reasons to Choose MIAT’s Aviation Mechanic Training

  1. Certified by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
  2. You can train and graduate in just 24 months
  3. Get valuable hands-on experience in the lab
  4. Learn from passionate, experienced instructors

Invest in Your Future

If you have a passion for aviation, why not pursue it for a career? There’s a demand for aviation technicians, and the Aviation Maintenance Technology program at MIAT provides training for students to develop necessary skills for the industry.

19,000+ Airports in the United States
139,000+ Projected total aviation technician employment in the U.S. by 203171
200,000+ General aviation fleet in the United States

Aviation Maintenance Technology Courses

Take a look at some of the courses your training will cover:

  • Non-Destructive Testing
  • Basic Sheetmetal and Welding Familiarization
  • Paints and Finishes
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Environmental Science
  • Aircraft Instruments, Advanced Troubleshooting
  • Turbine Engine Designs
  • Navigation and Communication Systems
  • Navigation and Communication Systems
  • Hydraulics and Pneumatics
  • Landing Gear Systems
  • Airframe Inspection
  • Propellers
  • Powerplant Lubrication Systems
  • Reciprocating Engine Instruments

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What does an aviation maintenance technician do?

    Aviation maintenance technicians perform inspections, routine maintenance and repairs to keep aircraft in operating condition. They often work in repair stations and hangars, and on airfields. This is a career that requires great attention to detail, as technicians must closely follow regulations set by the FAA.

  • Is aviation maintenance technology hard?

    Aviation maintenance technology can be a great career path for those who are mechanically inclined and have an eye for detail. Learning the craft can be challenging, so having the right training is important. This is a very hands-on career, so choosing a program that offers hands-on training in a lab environment can be very beneficial.

  • How long does it take to become an aviation maintenance technician?

    The length of time it takes to become an aviation maintenance technician can vary. At MIAT, you can train in as little as 24 months.

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