Aviation Production - Production 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 - Production Strand 7415F/7416F 7415L/7416L Aerostructures 1 A 1.00
    Aviation Production - Production Strand 7419F/7420F 7419L/7420L Aerostructures 2 A 1.00
    Aviation Production - Production Strand 7413F/7414F 7413L/7414L Tooling 1 A 1.00
    Aviation Production - Production Strand 7417F/7418F 7417L/7418L Tooling 2 A 1.00
    Aviation Production - Production Strand 7096F/7097F 7096L/7097L Composites 1 A 1.00
    Aviation Production - Production Strand 7098F/7099F 7098L/7099L Composites 2 A 1.00
    Aviation Production - Production Strand 7149F/7150F 7149L/7150L Aviation Workplace Experience A 1.00
    Aviation Production - Production Strand 7470X/7470L Introduction to Industrial Technology I 0.50
    Aviation Production - Production Strand 7423X/7423L Production Blueprint Reading I 0.50
    Aviation Production - Production Strand 7143F/7143L Aviation Fundamentals T 0.50
    Aviation Production - Production Strand 7157F/7157L Hand and Power Tools T 0.50
    Aviation Production - Production Strand 7411F/7412F 7411L/7412L 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