Aviation Basics

Are you interested in starting a career in the aviation maintenance or manufacturing industry?  Do you need to get familiar with some of the basics?
Aviation Basics
is designed specifically for those with minimal or no experience and focuses on building mechanical aptitude in basic maintenance operations. This training program covers the foundation knowledge and skill needed to obtain an entry-level position in the aviation maintenance or manufacturing industries.

The Aviation Basics program is a 7-8-week full-time onsite course covering basic knowledge and skills to obtain a job in the aviation, aerospace, or manufacturing fields.  The course includes some of the following topics – Safety and Tool Usage, Human Factors, Regulations & Recordkeeping, Technical Data, Flight Control Systems, Materials and Hardware, Sheetmetal, Electrical and other related subjects.

As part of the application process, candidates will take a short pre-requisite course.  This course is online and involves foundation content focusing on basic mathematic skills. Simple math skills are necessary in a competency-based, maintenance position.

After successfully completing the online math course, the final application process is completed for registration in the full-time classroom and shop portion of the Aviation Basics program.

The full-time Aviation Basics course involves both classroom and shop instruction provided by qualified instructors.  Successful completion of the Aviation Basics course will include a written, oral, and practical exam that allows for a viable credential recognizing the basic mechanical skill and aptitude of the individual.  This credential is provided through our credentialing partner and will be recognized in the aviation and aerospace industries.

Upon completion of the Aviation Basics course and with this credential, the individual may pursue employment in several maintenance-based industries at entry level. This training program is designed as an opportunity for individuals to become qualified for entry level positions at Manufacturers, MRO, and repair facilities where aircraft maintenance certificates are not always required. This foundation training program allows employment in several technical support positions including parts dept, shipping, tech assistant and quality control. 

Our initial launch of the Aviation Basics program will start in January, 2022 in Houston, TX.  Please contact us at 281-499-7200 for more information on how to register for the program.