This program offers hands-on instruction, and in conjunction with the Aircraft Maintenance Engineer – Mechanical program, uses actual aircraft to develop skills for the repair and maintenance of airframes and associated systems for fixed-wing and rotary-wing aircraft.
You acquire skills in the area of aircraft metal and composite assembly and repair. These skills are essential to the maintenance, repair, overhaul, inspection and testing of aircraft structural systems. You're trained in the use and maintenance of hand tools, as well as sophisticated and specialized tools and equipment.
When you graduate, you'll be able to assess damage and corrosion of aircraft structures and repair, replace and modify sheet metal, fabric surfaces and composite and wood structures.
This program is located at NSCC's Aviation Institute (Dartmouth Gate) and is part of Ivany Campus.