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Aviation Maintenance Technology

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. Students find jobs in aircraft maintenance, repair, overhaul, modification, and other maintenance-related fields. They are also trained to perform maintenance on personal aircraft. Students can earn an associate's degree or technical diploma in this Aviation Maintenance Technology program. 

Aviation Maintenance TechnologyMost aviation graduates choose to work in general aviation (small aircraft). Many have gone on to become lead mechanics, shop foremen, and directors of maintenance. 

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 

Here are a few facts about the industry – 

  • Careers in this industry include: airframe maintenanceaircraft engine mechanicturbine engine power mechanic, and wind power generation mechanic.
  • The median annual salary for this industry is $56,980.
  • The median hourly wage is $27.40.

Get registered for our Aviation Maintenance program today. 

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Acadia Parish

Acadian Campus

1933 W. Hutchinson Ave. 
Crowley, LA 70526
(337) 788-7521
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C.B. Coreil Campus

1124 Vocational Dr.
Ville Platte, LA 70586
(337) 363-2197
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Iberia Parish

New Iberia Campus

908 Ember Dr.
New Iberia, LA 70560
P: (337) 373-0185
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International School of Aviation Excellence 

1113 Vortex Dr.
New Iberia, LA 70560
Phone: (337) 373-0106
 

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Lafayette Parish

Lafayette Campus

1101 Bertrand Dr.
Lafayette, LA 70506
(337) 521-9000
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St. Landry Parish

T.H. Harris Campus

332 East South St.
Opelousas, LA 70570
P: (337) 943-1518
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St. Martin Parish

Evangeline Campus

6305 Main Highway
St. Martinville, LA 70582
(337) 394-2750
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St. Mary Parish

Franklin Campus

1013 Perret St.
Franklin, LA 70538
(337) 413-8146
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Young Memorial Campus

900 Youngs Road
Morgan City, LA 70380
P: (985) 380-2957
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Terrebonne Parish

Maritime and Corporate Training Center

331 Dickson Road
Houma, LA 70363
(985) 385-7036
 

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Gulf Area Campus

1115 Clover St.
Abbeville, LA 70510
P: (337) 893-4984
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