Minneapolis Community and Technical College
1501 Hennepin Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55403

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Program locations

This program is offered at the following locations:

Delta Building C


Aircraft Technician - Airframe

Minneapolis Community and Technical College

Program Details

  • Award: Associate in Applied Science
  • Credits: 63
  • Delivery: Land/Campus
  • WIA certified: YES
  • Emphases: N/A

About this Program

MCTC's Aircraft Technician program will prepare you to perform extensive maintenance, repair work and detailed inspections on all types of aircraft while meeting Federal Aviation Administrative standards. You will learn to service, repair, and overhaul aircraft systems, structures and engines to ensure proper operation and safety. In addition, you will learn how to access information on specifications, diagnostics and troubleshooting techniques. You will gain hands-on training and you will have the chance to work on hydraulics, pneumatics, navigation, electrical and instrument systems. Given the importance of teamwork in the aviation environment, you will be instructed on team-building and communication techniques. You will also learn valuable decision-making and deductive-reasoning skills.