Certificate Programs in Aircraft Maintenance

Students wishing to master a particular discipline can choose to earn a certificate from a credible institution. The content, length and graduation requirements of certificate programs vary depending on the field the student wishes to pursue. Many programs focus on teaching students a technical discipline. What is a certificate in aircraft maintenance? This program teaches future aviation managers… Read more

Students wishing to master a particular discipline can choose to earn a certificate from a credible institution. The content, length and graduation requirements of certificate programs vary depending on the field the student wishes to pursue. Many programs focus on teaching students a technical discipline.

What is a certificate in aircraft maintenance? This program teaches future aviation managers and mechanics the fundamentals of properly repairing, examining and maintaining various models of airplanes, as well as airport standard procedures and transport fundamentals. Students take courses on air safety and scheduling, revenue management, strategic leadership and mechanical maintenance. Management skills are emphasized so that students can effectively lead a team of mechanics and airport personnel.

The organization, time management, maintenance and teamwork skills obtained from a certificate program lay the groundwork for students to productively work and collaborate with their peers. Professional communication skills can qualify individuals for a higher paying position or more advanced studies.

The cost of a certificate program varies depending on the institution. Universities and community colleges all over the word offer quality aircraft maintenance programs. Students with a busy schedule can choose to take part-time or night classes as well. Tuition information is available at an institution’s website or through their admission office.

A certificate in aircraft maintenance prepares students for a career as a certified aircraft mechanic. Individuals will learn the fundamental components of the fuselage, wings, tail structures and propulsion systems in order to properly repair and maintain aircraft so that they can take flight safely and in accordance with all regulations. Some students may pursue managerial positions in which they oversee a repair project and dictate tasks to their team.

To find an aircraft maintenance program suitable for you, a little research is required. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Brookfield Aviation
Epsom, United Kingdom

Throughout the course, students will be taught theoretical knowledge and given the chance to put it into practice with on the job training.

Throughout the course, students will be taught theoretical knowledge and given the chance to put it into practice with on the job training. -
Graduate Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
Aviation Institute of Maintenance
Irving, USA +1 More

The Aviation Maintenance Technician-Helicopter (AMTH) program gives the student a foundation in the basics of flight and general aviation maintenance. Building on this foundat ... +

The Aviation Maintenance Technician-Helicopter (AMTH) program gives the student a foundation in the basics of flight and general aviation maintenance. Building on this foundation, the program then focuses on specific aspects of helicopter maintenance. The course of study takes the student through the hands-on techniques and knowledge in such areas as composite fabrication and repair, sheet metal, hydraulics, pneumatics, instrumentation, landing gear, piston and turbine engines, and other aircraft systems. The student learns the intricacies of the entire aircraft as each system is dissected for deeper understanding. -
Certificate
Full-time
26 months
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Aviation Institute of Maintenance
Duluth, USA

The Avionics Technician program is designed to prepare the student who has had some training or experience in aircraft maintenance and/or electronics repair for career opportu ... +

The Avionics Technician program is designed to prepare the student who has had some training or experience in aircraft maintenance and/or electronics repair for career opportunities ranging from aircraft electricity to aviation electronics systems troubleshooting and repair. Students who have had no previous aircraft maintenance or electronics experience should consider the AMTE program, which is designed to provide those fundamental skills, as well as the specific skills and knowledge required for employment in the avionics field. -
Certificate
Full-time
6 months
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Aviation Institute of Maintenance
Irving, USA +1 More

The Aviation Maintenance Technical Engineer (AMTE) program takes the student through the basics of flight and into the latest technological advances for the world of aviation. ... +

The Aviation Maintenance Technical Engineer (AMTE) program takes the student through the basics of flight and into the latest technological advances for the world of aviation. Career opportunities are opened wide for the graduate of the Aviation Maintenance Technical Engineer program. The course of study takes the student through the hands-on techniques and knowledge in such areas as composite fabrication and repair, sheet metal, hydraulics, pneumatics, instrumentation, landing gear, and piston and turbine engines, to include the various aircraft systems. -
Certificate
Full-time
26 months
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 

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