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Undergraduate Certificate in Aviation Maintenance Technology Part 65

Powerful preparation for your Airframe and Powerplant Certificate

Do you love the intricate workings of today’s aircraft? Do you love the idea of having a career that will really take you places? Earning the Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) Certificate will put you on the path to a fulfilling career in aviation maintenance – but you’ll need the right experience and knowledge to make it through the testing process.

If you have already satisfied the experience requirements established by the FAA to qualify for license testing, then the Certificate in Aviation Maintenance Technology from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University — Worldwide can help you power up your skills for the written, oral, and practical examination.

Are you qualified?

This Embry-Riddle certificate program is designed specifically for individuals who satisfy the following requirements outlined in Part 65.77 of the Federal Aviation Regulations:

Each applicant for a mechanic certificate or rating must present either an appropriate graduation certificate or certificate of completion from a certified aviation maintenance technician school or documentary evidence satisfactory to the administrator, of:

  • (a) At least 18 months of practical experience with the procedures, practices, materials, tools, machine tools, and equipment generally used in constructing, maintaining or altering airframes or powerplants appropriate to the rating sought; or
  • (b) At least 30 months of practical experience concurrently performing the duties appropriate to both the airframe and powerplant ratings
Degree Requirements
Required Courses
Course / TitleCredits
AMNT 240 General Aeronautics and Applications3
AMNT 260 Aircraft Electrical Systems Theory3
AMNT 270 Airframe Structures and Applications3
AMNT 271 Airframe Systems and Applications3
AMNT 280 Powerplant Theory and Applications3
AMNT 281 Aircraft Propulsion Systems and Applications3
Total Credits18
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