An introduction to aircraft maintenance engineering that will prepare school leavers for entry into an aircraft apprenticeship scheme, or to continue their training onto Level 3.
- Units Include:
- Aviation Mathematics & Science
- Gas Turbine Engines
- Electrics & Theory of Flight
- Electrical & Avionic Systems
- Airframe Construction & Systems
- Human Factors in Aviation
80% of the course is theory, 20% is assessed practical tasks.
Assessment is via multi-choice exams, short essay written exams and written reports
After one year you can achieve a City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma. This means you can continue training on the Level 3 course or with an airline attending their aircraft apprenticeship scheme, or selection into military apprenticeship.
3 x online multi-choice exams (pass mark 60%)
4 x Short essay written exams (pass mark 60%)
Overalls, boots, safety glasses, folders, dividers, pens, notepad. A £10 deposit is required for locker key & tool discs.