Aviation Maintenance Technology

Train for a job in aircraft maintenance and repair. Get prepared for the FAA's airframe and power plant exam.

This 2-year program prepares students for the FAA's airframe and power plant exam. Graduates find jobs in aircraft maintenance, repair, overhaul, modification, and other maintenance-related fields. 


You'll learn how to inspect, maintain, and repair mechanical and electrical aviation systems on civilian, military and personal aircrafts.

Take a look at the degree plan: 

Graduates are proficient in aviation fundamentals, aviation airframe maintenance, reciprocation power plants, power plant systems, and turbine power plants. 

This program is housed at:

Lafayette Regional Airport
118 Shepard Dr.
Lafayette, LA 70508


Whether your career aspirations are in general, commercial, or corporate aviation maintenance, or advancing to leadership roles in the industry, SoLAcc can prepare you for a profession in these sectors, including commercial wind power generation.

Aircraft Mechanics & Service Technician Average Salary: $64,400
(Bureau of Labor Statistics, Louisiana Average Salary 2022)


Joel Matte

Program Coordinator and Instructor, Aviation Maintenance Technology

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