Airframe Mechanic (Aviation Technician)

Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic - WI Technical Colleges

Get qualified to maintain aircraft electrical, instrument and power control systems. Completion requires 750 class hours plus a General Component sequence. You must have high mechanical aptitude, and the ability to remain organized and meticulous under deadline pressure. This program is governed by the Federal Aviation Administration; a companion diploma program in Powerplant maintenance is also offered. 

Career Outlook: Skilled aviation mechanics with versatile knowledge are in high demand and work for airlines, corporations and commuter lines. Completing both the Powerplant and Airframe Aviation Technician technical diplomas boost earnings considerably.

Program Name: 
Airframe Mechanic (Aviation Technician)
Program Number: 
31-402-2
Type of Degree/Diploma: 
Technical Diploma
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Employment Snapshot

Median Salary Six Months After Graduation: 
$44,197
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