2017-2018 Semester Catalog

Aviation Maintenance Technician (AM24) Certificate

Location and Advisement:

  • GNTC Aviation Training Center at Richard B. Russell Regional Airport/J.H. Towers Field
  • Advisor: Jon Byrd and Stephen Griffin

Program Description:

The Aviation Maintenance Technician program courses prepare students for employment in the field of aviation maintenance. The program emphasizes a combination of aircraft maintenance theory and aircraft maintenance application. This program meets the academic requirement for the FAA Airframe and Powerplant certification.

The Aviation Maintenance Technology program (‘AVMT’ Courses only) are regulated and certificated by the Federal Aviation Administration.

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Entrance Date:

Fall Semester

Occupational Curriculum (79 Credit Hours)

AVMT 1000Aviation Mathematics

2

AVMT 1010Aircraft Maintenance Regulations

2

AVMT 1020Aircraft Applied Sciences I

5

AVMT 1025Aircraft Applied Sciences II

4

AVMT 1030Aircraft Electricity and Electronics

5

AVMT 1210Aviation Physics

2

 

AVMT 2010Aircraft Airframe Structures

2

OR

AVMT 2011Aircraft Wood Structures, Coverings and Finishes

1

 

AVMT 2020Airframe Sheet Metal

2

AVMT 2025Airframe Non-Metallic Structures

2

AVMT 2030Airframe Welding

1

AVMT 2040Airframe Assembly and Rigging

2

AVMT 2050Airframe Inspection

4

AVMT 2060Aircraft Hydraulic and Pneumatic Systems

2

AVMT 2070Aircraft Landing Gear Systems

3

AVMT 2080Aircraft Environmental Control Systems

3

AVMT 2085Aircraft Fuel and Instrument Systems

3

AVMT 2090Aircraft Electrical Systems

4

AVMT 2095Aircraft Communication and Navigation Systems

2

AVMT 2210Reciprocating Engine Powerplants I

3

AVMT 2220Reciprocating Engine Powerplants II

4

AVMT 2230Gas Turbine Powerplants I

3

AVMT 2240Gas Turbine Powerplants II

3

AVMT 2260Aircraft Engine Fuel and Fuel Metering Systems

4

AVMT 2270Powerplant Instruments, Fire Protection and Electrical Systems

3

AVMT 2275Powerplant Ignition and Starting Systems

4

AVMT 2280Aircraft Powerplant Accessory Systems

3

AVMT 2285Aircraft Propeller Systems

3

Total Credit Hours: 79 Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation