Aviation Maintenance Pathway

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Aviation Maintenance Pathway

At the heart of every commercial, private, or military aircraft flight is the work of aviation maintenance professionals.

The Aviation Maintenance Pathway is designed for students interested in a degree program or career in the aircraft maintenance field.

This pathway is available to Dual Enrollment students Online and On-Ground at our high school partnership locations.

This course is an introduction to general aeronautics. It includes the study of physical mathematics, weight and balance, government regulations regarding aircraft maintenance, common and special tools and measuring devices, fluid lines, hardware, aircraft servicing, and documentation.

Pre-Reqs: None

Credit Hours: 3

This course is an introduction to aircraft electrical systems. The study of the principles and concepts of basic DC and AC electrical theory, magnetism, batteries, generators, motors, voltage regulators, circuit protection, and electrical component installations are included in this course.

Pre-Reqs: None

Credits: 3

This course is an introduction to airframe structures, appropriate applications, and repairs. The study of aircraft wood, dope, fabric, sheet metal, welding theory and methods of fabrication are included in this course.

Pre-Reqs: None

Credit Hours: 3

This course is an introduction to airframe systems and applications. The study of airframe systems such as aircraft electrical system, fuel systems, cabin atmosphere control systems, instrument systems, communication and navigation systems, ice and rain control systems, fire protection systems, and aircraft inspection are included in this course.

Pre-Reqs: None

Credit Hours: 3

This course is an introduction into the characteristics of the reciprocating engine. Topics of study include theory, construction, propeller systems, fuel metering, lubrication, exhaust, engine installation and overhaul, and operational maintenance procedures.

Pre-Reqs: None

Credit Hours: 3

This course is an introduction into aircraft propulsion systems and applications. Theory, principles of operation, and controls and systems for propellers and turbine engines are analyzed in this course.

Pre-Reqs: None

Credit Hours: 3