Aviation Maintenance Technician

The CTHSS offers exceptional training programs in the aviation maintenance technology fields.

  • The twenty-month (2,400 hours) aviation maintenance curriculum provides training that enables the students to develop operative skills that meet the requirements of the Federal Aviation Administration.
  • Upon completing the General, Airframe and Power plant curricula, the student is prepared to take the FAA examinations. After passing these tests the student will be certified as an Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic.
  • The school day will begin at 7:25 a.m. and end at 2:15 p.m. The school year is 188 days long.

Aviation Program Appendices (PDF)

We currently offer the Aviation Maintenance Program at the following schools:

CT Aero Tech School for Aviation Maintenance Technicians
Brainard Airport
500 Lindbergh Drive
Hartford, CT 06114
(860) 566-1234

Gainful Employment Disclosure
Q: How long will it take me to complete this program?
A: 20 months

Q: What are my chances of getting a job when I graduate?
A: 76%


Stratford School for Aviation Maintenance Technicians
Sikorsky Memorial Airport
200 Great Meadow Road
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 381-9250


Gainful Employment Disclosure
Q: How long will it take me to complete this program?
A: 24 months

Q: What are my chances of getting a job when I graduate?
A: 74% in the field of training, 89% overall

Questions regarding the program can be directed to the individual schools.

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Accredited by:
Council on Occupational Education
7840 Roswell Road
Building 300 Suite 325
Atlanta, GA 30350
Telephone Number: 1-800-917-2081

http://www.council.org/

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