Aviation Maintenance Technology I(AV MAINT)(NLPS Not Available)
Aviation Maintenance Technology I is a comprehensive course that familiarizes the student with Federal Aviation Regulations, weight and balance, ground operation, maintenance forms and records, non-destructive \testing methods, aircraft paint and refinishing systems and the basics of aircraft welding. The course also covers various onboard systems including cabin atmospheric control systems, pressurization and fire detection/extinguishing systems. This course familiarizes students with the inspection, damage evaluation and repair of composite and wood structures, windows and fabric covering systems used on aircraft.
College Credits Available
- Courses toward FAA Powerplant Mechanics License
Recommended Grade Level
Required Course Prerequisite
High School Credits:
- 2 semester course
- 2 semesters required
- 3 credits per semester
- 6 credits maximum
Counts as a Directed Elective or Elective for all diplomas.