Aviation Maintenance - Engine Maintenance Strand

Pathway Information

  • Employees in aviation maintenance keep help keep our country and economy moving.  These are the technicians who service the planes that made Wichita the Air Capital of the World.  This pathway includes two strands:  avionics with the electrical and control components; and engine maintenance with engine, hydrualic and pneumatic systems.

  • Sequence of Courses

    Pathway Course ID Course Title Level Credit
    Aviation Maintenance - Engine Maintenance Strand 7147F/7148F 7147L/7148L Hydraulics and Pneumatics A 1.00
    Aviation Maintenance - Engine Maintenance Strand 7145F/7146F 7147L/7146L Aviation Materials & Processes A 1.00
    Aviation Maintenance - Engine Maintenance Strand 7127F/7128F 7127L/7128L Aviation Engine Performance 1 A 1.00
    Aviation Maintenance - Engine Maintenance Strand 7129F/7129L 7130F/7130L Aviation Engine Performance 2 A 1.00
    Aviation Maintenance - Engine Maintenance Strand 7149F/7150F 7149L/7150L Aviation Workplace Experience A 1.00
    Aviation Maintenance - Engine Maintenance Strand 7470X/7470L Introduction to Industrial Technology I 0.50
    Aviation Maintenance - Engine Maintenance Strand 7423X/7423L Production Blueprint Reading I 0.50
    Aviation Maintenance - Engine Maintenance Strand 7143F/7143L Aviation Fundamentals T 0.50
    Aviation Maintenance - Engine Maintenance Strand 7157F/7157L Hand and Power Tools T 0.50
    Aviation Maintenance - Engine Maintenance Strand 7025F/7025L 7026F/7026L Foundations of Electronics T 1.00
    Aviation Maintenance - Engine Maintenance Strand 7025F/7025L 7026F/7026L Aviation Engine Basics T 1.00

    Courses offered may vary between schools.  To be considered a CTE Completer in the pathway, students must complete 3.0 credits within the course sequence, achieve 80% or greater competency on the course standards or industry proficiency exam, and graduate high school in four years.  At least 2.0 of the required 3.0 required credits must be a combination of technical and application level courses.

     

Career Opportunities

    • Electronics Assembly Installer

    • Powerplant Portion of an Airplane Maintenance Technician