Aviation Production - Design Strand

Pathway Information

  • Employees in aviation production keep help keep our country and economy moving.  These are the technicians who designand build the planes that made Wichita the Air Capital of the World.  This pathway includes two strands:   production with courses in aerostructures, composites and toolings; and design with course work in CATIA, an aviation design software.

  • Sequence of Courses

    Pathway Course ID Course Title Level Credit
    Aviation Production - Design Strand 7059F/7059L Part Design A 0.50
    Aviation Production - Design Strand 7133F/7133L Assembly Design A 0.50
    Aviation Production - Design Strand 7135F/7135L Wireframe and Surfaces A 0.50
    Aviation Production - Design Strand 7137F/7137L Aerospace Drawings A 0.50
    Aviation Production - Design Strand 7149F/7150F 7149L/7150L Aviation Workplace Experience A 1.00
    Aviation Production - Design Strand 7470X/7470L Introduction to Industrial Technology I 0.50
    Aviation Production - Design Strand 7423X/7423L Production Blueprint Reading I 0.50
    Aviation Production - Design Strand 7143F/7143L Aviation Fundamentals T 0.50
    Aviation Production - Design Strand 7157F/7157L Hand and Power Tools T 0.50
    Aviation Production - Design Strand 7045/7046 Drafting/CAD 1 and 2 T 0.50
    Aviation Production - Design Strand 7411F/7412F 7411L/7411L Mass Production 1 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

    • Sheetmetal Fabricator

    • Composites Fabricator

    • Tool Design Fabricator

    • CATIA Designer