College of The Albemarle’s (COA) Aviation Systems Technology program, available at COA – Currituck, 107 College Way, Barco, NC 27917, offers the knowledge and skills needed to qualify for an Aircraft Mechanic’s Certificate with airframe and powerplant ratings.
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- Aviation Systems Technology — Associate in Applied Science
- Airframe Maintenance — Diploma
- Powerplant Maintenance — Diploma
Student Learning Outcomes
- Students will have the knowledge and ability to complete an aircraft 100-hour Airframe Inspection and ability to determine if the Airframe is airworthy or non-airworthy using the mandatory rules and regulations listed in 14 CFR 91, 65, 43, and 39
- Students whom complete the ATM curriculum will be prepared to successfully pass the FAA written, oral and practical tests for the Mechanics Certificate with A&P ratings
COA’s program curriculum is approved by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) under 14 CFR Part 147, which governs aviation maintenance schools and describes the approval process.
Entry-level mechanic employment opportunities include air carriers, manufacturers, repair stations, fixed-base operators, flight schools and government aviation operations.
Credit for previous training can be applied to this program. Contact Instructor/Program Coordinator below for details.