Course Descriptions

Airframe – Aviation Maintenance Technology, TC

AMT 105 Technical Mathematics 2 Cr Hrs

This course is designed to provide the technical math principles required for the Airframe and/or Powerplant mechanic. Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78 percent for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: Meet the criteria established by Part 147.31. The student will be given an assessment evaluation to determine if the student has the background that will most likely result in the successful completion of this course.

AMT 107 Aircraft Drawings 1 Cr Hr

This course is designed to develop theory and knowledge of blueprint reading skills with specific emphasis on Federal Aviation Administration Regulations that pertain to the Airframe and/or Powerplant mechanic.  Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78% for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: A Freshman level Prerequisite course for the skill classes in the Airframe and/or Powerplant programs.

AMT 108 Aircraft Coverings 2 Cr Hrs

This course is designed to develop correct safety practices, comprehensive knowledge, and technical skills required to perform maintenance procedures relevant to aircraft coverings. The curriculum is designed to meet specific Federal Aviation Administration Regulations that pertain to Airframe Subjects #4 and #5. Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78% for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: A Freshman level Prerequisite course for the skill classes in the Airframe and/or Powerplant programs.

AMT 109 Physics 2 Cr Hrs

This course is designed to develop the basic principles, fundamentals, and technical procedures of physics as they relate to the Airframe and/or Powerplant rating. Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78 percent for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: Entrance requirements as established by FAR Part 147.31

AMT 111 Materials & Processes 4 Cr Hrs

This course is designed to develop correct and safe usage of aircraft hardware, heat treating processes, non-destructive inspection, and precision measurements with specific emphasis on Federal Aviation Administration Regulations that pertain to the Airframe and Powerplant mechanic. Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78% for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: A Freshman level Prerequisite course for the skill classes in the Airframe and/or Powerplant programs.

AMT 112 Assembly & Rigging 4 Cr Hrs

This course is designed to develop correct safety practices, comprehensive knowledge, and technical skills required to perform maintenance procedures relevant to aircraft Assembly and Rigging. The curriculum is designed to meet specific Federal Aviation Administration Regulations that pertain to the Airframe mechanic.  Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78% for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: Must have completed the general section or meet the criteria established by Part 147.31.

AMT 113 Basic Electricity 4 Cr Hrs

A course designed to provide the technical skills to apply the electrical and electronic principles required of the Airframe and/or Powerplant mechanic. Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78% percent for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: Meet the criteria established by Part 147.31.

AMT 115 Weight & Balance 2 Cr Hrs

This course is designed to calculate and apply aircraft weight and balance principles as required of the Airframe and/or Powerplant mechanic. Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78 percent for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: A Freshman level Prerequisite course for the skill classes in the Airframe and/or Powerplant programs.

AMT 116 Aircraft instrument Systems 1 Cr Hr

This course is designed to develop correct safety practices, comprehensive knowledge, and technical skills required to perform maintenance procedures relevant to aircraft instrument systems. The curriculum is designed to meet specific Federal Aviation Administration Regulations that pertain to Airframe Subjects #36 and #37. Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78% for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: Must have completed the general section or meet the criteria established by Part 147.31.

AMT 117 Mechanics Privileges & Limitations 1 Cr Hr

This course is designed to develop basic theory and knowledge of Mechanic Privileges and Limitations with specific emphasis on Federal Aviation Administration Regulations that pertain to the Airframe and/or Powerplant rating. Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78 percent for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: A Freshman level Prerequisite course for the skill classes in the Airframe and/or Powerplant programs.

AMT 119 Maintenance Publications, Forms & Records 2 Cr Hrs

This course is designed to develop basic theory and knowledge of maintenance publications, forms & records with specific emphasis on Federal Aviation Administration Regulations that pertain to the Airframe and/or Powerplant rating. Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78 percent for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: Meet the criteria established by Part 147.31.

AMT 120 Airframe Inspection 3 Cr Hrs

This course is designed to develop correct safety practices, comprehensive knowledge, and technical skills required to perform maintenance procedures relevant to airframe inspection. The curriculum is designed to meet specific Federal Aviation Administration Regulations that pertain to Airframe Subject #28. Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78% for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: Must have completed the general section or meet the criteria established by Part 147.31.

AMT 123 Cleaning & Corrosion Control 1 Cr Hr

This course is designed to develop basic theory and knowledge of cleaning and corrosion control with specific emphasis on Federal Aviation Administration Regulations that pertain to the Airframe and/or Powerplant rating.  Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78 percent for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: A Freshman level Prerequisite course for the skill classes in the Airframe and/or Powerplant programs.

AMT 125 Fluid Lines & Fittings 1 Cr Hr

This course is designed to develop basic theory and knowledge of aircraft fluid lines and fittings with specific emphasis on Federal Aviation Administration Regulations that pertain to Airframe and/or Powerplant mechanics.  Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78 percent for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: Meet the criteria established by Part 147.31. The student will be given an assessment evaluation to determine if the student has the background that will most likely result in the successful completion of this course.

AMT 151 Aircraft Electrical Systems 6 Cr Hrs

This course is designed to develop correct safety practices, comprehensive knowledge, and technical skills required to perform maintenance procedures relevant to aircraft electrical systems. The curriculum is designed to meet specific Federal Aviation Administration Regulations that pertain to Airframe Subjects #48, #49, and #50.Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78% for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: Must have completed the General section or meet the criteria established by FAR 147.31

AMT 153 Hydraulic & Pneumatic Power Systems 2 Cr Hrs

This course is designed to develop correct safety practices, comprehensive knowledge, and technical skills required to perform maintenance procedures relevant to hydraulic and pneumatic power systems. The curriculum is designed to meet specific Federal Aviation Administration Regulations that pertain to Airframe Subjects #30, #31, and #32. Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78% for the written and Lab project exams Prerequisite: Must have completed the General section or meet the criteria established by Part 147.31.

AMT 155 Aircraft Landing Gear Systems 4 Cr Hrs

This course is designed to develop correct safety practices, comprehensive knowledge, and technical skills required to perform maintenance procedures relevant to aircraft landing gear systems. The curriculum is designed to meet specific Federal Aviation Administration. Regulations that pertain to Airframe Subject #29. Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78% for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: Must have completed the General section or meet the requirements of Part 147.31.

AMT 159 Aircraft Fuel Systems 2 Cr Hrs

This course is designed to develop correct safety practices, comprehensive knowledge, and technical skills required to perform maintenance procedures relevant to aircraft fuel systems. The curriculum is designed to meet specific Federal Aviation Administration Regulations that pertain to Airframe Subjects #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, and #47. Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78% for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: Must have completed the general section or meet the criteria established by Part 147.31.

AMT 161 Fire Protection Systems 1 Cr Hr

This course is designed to develop correct safety practices, comprehensive knowledge, and technical skills required to perform maintenance procedures relevant to fire protection systems. The curriculum is designed to meet specific Federal Aviation Administration Regulations that pertain to Airframe Subjects #54 and #55. Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78% for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: Must have completed the general section or meet the criteria established by Part 147.31.

AMT 163 Ice & Rain Control Systems 1 Cr Hr

This course is designed to develop correct safety practices, comprehensive knowledge, and technical skills required to perform maintenance procedures relevant to ice and rain control systems. The curriculum is designed to meet specific Federal Aviation Administration Regulations that pertain to Airframe Subject #53. Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78% for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: Must have completed the general section or meet the criteria established by Part 147.31.

AMT 165 Cabin Atmosphere Control Systems 2 Cr Hrs

This course is designed to develop correct safety practices, comprehensive knowledge, and technical skills required to perform maintenance procedures relevant to cabin atmosphere control systems. The curriculum is designed to meet specific Federal Aviation Administration Regulations that pertain to Airframe Subjects #33, #34, and #35. Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78% for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: Must have completed the general section or meet the criteria established by Part 147.31.

AMT 167 Aircraft Welding 2 Cr Hrs

This course is designed to develop correct safety practices, comprehensive knowledge, and technical skills required to perform maintenance procedures relevant to airframe aircraft welding. The curriculum is designed to meet specific Federal Aviation Administration Regulations that pertain to the Airframe mechanic. Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78% for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: A Freshman level Prerequisite course for the skill classes in the Airframe and/or Powerplant programs.

AMT 169 Communication & Navigation Systems 2 Cr Hrs

This course is designed to develop correct safety practices, comprehensive knowledge, and technical skills required to perform maintenance procedures relevant to communication and navigation systems. The curriculum is designed to meet specific Federal Aviation Administration Regulations that pertain to Airframe Subjects #38, #39, and #40. Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78% for the written and Lab project. Prerequisite: Must have completed General section or meet the criteria established by Part 147.31.

AMT 173 Position & Warning Systems 1 Cr Hr

This course is designed to develop correct safety practices, comprehensive knowledge, and technical skills required to perform maintenance procedures relevant to airframe position and warning systems. The curriculum is designed to meet specific Federal Aviation Administration Regulations that pertain to the Airframe mechanic. Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78% for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: Must have completed the general section or meet the criteria established by Part 147.31.

AMT 177 Wood Structures 1 Cr Hr

This course is designed to develop correct safety practices, comprehensive knowledge, and technical skills required to perform maintenance procedures relevant to airframe wood structures. The curriculum is designed to meet specific Federal Aviation Administration Regulations that pertain to the Airframe mechanic. Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78% for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: A Freshman level Prerequisite course for the skill classes in the Airframe and/or Powerplant programs.

AMT 179 Aircraft Sheetmetal & Non-Metallic Structures 8 Cr Hrs

This course is designed to develop correct safety practices, comprehensive knowledge, and technical skills required to perform maintenance procedures relevant to airframe aircraft sheet metal and non-metallic structures. The curriculum is designed to meet specific Federal Aviation Administration Regulations that pertain to the Airframe mechanic. Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78% for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: A Freshman level Prerequisite course for the skill classes in the Airframe and/or Powerplant programs.

AMT 183 Aircraft Finishes 2 Cr Hrs

This course is designed to develop correct safety practices, comprehensive knowledge, and technical skills required to perform application and maintenance procedures relevant to aircraft finishes. The curriculum is designed to meet specific Federal Aviation Administration Regulations that pertain to Airframe Subjects #6, #7, #8, and #9. Academic standard for passing this class is a minimum of 78% for the written and Lab project exams. Prerequisite: A Freshman level Prerequisite course for the skill classes in the Airframe and/or Powerplant programs.

AMT 186 Airframe Review & Test 4 Cr Hrs

Upon completion of the Airframe curriculum this course is designed to prepare the student for the FAA Written, Oral and Practical exams.

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