This program is fully contained in the Aviation Maintenance Technician, AAS degree
Total Program Credits: 97-101
Total Program Prerequisites: 7
Estimated Program Length: Two years
Offered by the Aviation Academy , 541.463.4301
Certificate of Completion Requirements
Program Coordinator Neal Gallagher, Chief Instructor
Purpose To prepare technicians to repair and maintain aircraft in operating condition, and qualify for Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certification exams (written, oral and practical) for the Mechanic Certificate with Airframe and Powerplant Ratings.
Learning Outcomes The student who successfully completes all Aviation Maintenance Technician requirements will:
- Repair and maintain aircraft in operating condition.
- Pass the FAA written, oral and practical exams for certification.
- Demonstrate and use industry safety standards.
- Access library, computing and communications services and networks.
- Utilize mathematical and troubleshooting concepts.
Accreditation Federal Aviation Administration
Licensing and Certification AMTS EM8T117Q Airframe and Powerplant Ratings.
Admission Information Contact Lane Aviation Maintenance Technology: lanecc.edu/aviationacademy Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Advising Contact Claudia Riumallo and Rudy Tyburczy, email@example.com. Advisor drop-in hours are updated weekly at: https://classes.lanecc.edu/course/info.php?id=31255
Cooperative Education (Co-op) Co-op offers students college credit and a grade for on-the-job work experience related to their educational and career goals. Through Co-op, students connect theory and practice, develop skills, expand career knowledge, and make contacts for the future. Work schedules and work sites vary. Under the supervision of the Aviation Maintenance Co-op Coordinator and as approved by the AMT Chief Instructor and Return to Service instructor, a maximum of six Co-op credits in AV 280 may be authorized in lieu of the final Return to Service course. Co-op may be taken summer term. Contact Cooperative Education at https://www.lanecc.edu/cooped/contact
Job Openings and Wages Projected through 2022
Career Pathways Roadmap
Graduates have many opportunities nationally.
Lane County: 58 positions
Statewide: 745 positions
Lane County hourly average - $26.76; annual average - $55,666
Oregon hourly average - $28.31; annual average - $58,878
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*Course fees may change during the year. See the online credit class schedule for fees assigned to courses.
- Required for admission: Placement into WR 097 or WR 115 , or prior college. A high school diploma or equivalent is recommended for all applicants to this program. Procedures for crediting and guidelines for the determination of documented military or field experience are available through application with the FAA liaison.
- Some courses require prerequisites. See Courses for prerequisite and corequisite information.
- General Education courses (except mathematics) are not required for two-year FAA Airframe and Powerplant airman’s certificate exams.
- MTH 075 - Applied Algebra for Technicians must be completed by the end of the first year. MTH 070 or [MTH 060 + MTH 065 ] may be substituted for MTH 075 .
- MTH 085 - Applied Geometry for Technicians must be completed by the end of Winter Term, Year Two.
- If math is taken in the self-paced format through the Math Resource Center, then all credits must be completed to meet math requirement(s).
- WR 115W - Introduction to College Writing: Workplace Emphasis or higher must be completed by the end of Year Two.