Aviation Mechanic 

Technical Certificate


Maintaining aircraft safety

About Aviation Mechanic (T.C.)

Student Alert: It is strongly recommended that students meet with the program manager or program advisor prior to enrollment in professional coursework to ensure proper curriculum sequencing. For more information, please contact David Dagenais, Program Manager, Cecil Center, (904) 317-3821 or David.W.Dagenais@fscj.edu --or-- Pat Conway, Cecil Center (904) 317-3824 or Patricia.h.Conway@fscj.edu

The Aviation Mechanic Technical Certificate (T.C.) prepares students for entry into the aviation maintenance industry. Commercial and general aviation employers are looking for skilled individuals who are knowledgeable on Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) standards and techniques and have experience with aircraft, avionics and engines through practical training. If you're looking for aviation maintenance schools in Florida, FSCJ has everything you need.

Certification and Licensing

Aviation Mechanic T.C. coursework prepares students for the FAA Mechanic "General" written, oral and practical certificate examinations for the Airframe or Powerplant Mechanic rating. With this rating, you will be qualified for a position as an aviation maintenance technician. Both the FAA certificate and this technical certificate articulate into the Aviation Maintenance Management Associate in Science (A.S.) degree.

Program Accreditation

The Aviation Maintenance Technology (AMT) professional courses are FAA-certified and comply with Federal Aviation Regulation (FAR) Part 147.

Information Sessions are held the second Tuesday of each month at 5 p.m. at FSCJ Cecil Center. For questions, email aviation@fscj.edu

Program Requirements

Outcomes and Career Outlook

This academic program prepares you for the following careers.

Resources and Documents

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Program Information

This is a Selective Access Program 

Program Code:  6119

Academic Roadmaps

Financial Information

 Financial aid is available, if qualified.
Tuition and Fees
Tuition Payment Plans

Additional Costs

Drug screen report through Medical Express Corp.: $26 Background check done through a local Sheriff’s Office of the student’s county of residence: $5 Tools (depending on source): $700-$1,500

Contact Information

Phone: (904) 779-4200

*Tuition reflects Florida resident rates and are subject to change. Certain classes that require labs may have additional fees for lab supplies. Additional fees are published in the class schedule