Aviation Technician - Powerplant Mechanic

Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic - WI Technical Colleges

This specialized, high-demand training program concentrates on aircraft engine and propeller 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 Airframe maintenance is also offered.

Aircraft propulsion mechanics remain in high demand and work for airlines, corporations and commuter lines. Completing both the Powerplant and Airframe Aviation Technician diplomas boost earnings considerably.

Program Name: 
Aviation Technician - Powerplant Mechanic
Program Number: 
31-402-3
Type of Degree/Diploma: 
Technical Diploma
Offered at These Colleges: 
Milwaukee Area Technical College
(see Power Plant Mechanic)
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