First Coast Technical College (FCTC)

Introduction to Aircraft Fabrication

This class is offered as a continuing workforce education program

Hours

256 hours / 14 weeks

Monday – Friday 6 – 10 PM
Every other Saturday 8 AM – 5 PM

 

 

Cost

Tuition is approximately $1,516.00 plus books, uniforms and fees

Testing Requirements

Wonderlic
Verbal: 10
Quantitative: 10

or

Comprehensive Adult Student Assessment System (CASAS)
Reading: 244
Math: 241

or

Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) scores are valid for up to two years

High School Diploma, GED or Higher Degree required

Test Center

Location

FCTC Public Safety Campus

Have a question about this program? Please call
(904) 547-3376

OVERVIEW

Extensive hands-on work, with a heavy emphasis on working with aluminum components and standard aviation fabrication tools

Skills needed to prepare and assemble components of new aircraft in an industrial setting

Average Salary

$63,040 /year

WHAT YOU'll LEARN

Instruction

  • Maintain & repair aircraft airframes
  • High-tech advances in aerospace
  • Assemble practical aircraft structural projects
  • Challenges confronting aviation
  • Vision of aviations economic & social impacts
  • Safety concerns & procedures
  • Ethics, regulations & rules
APPLICATION & Links
Aircraft Fabrication
Course Course Title Course Hours
1 Blueprint Reading Aviation 72
2 Aircraft Structural Technician 144
3 Aerospace Workplace Ethics 40

Industry Certifications

No industry certification is associated with this course

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

  • Aircraft manufacturer
  • Aircraft repair
  • Airports
  • Aerospace Technician
  • Composite Fabricator

OUR NUMBERS

Discover how First Coast Technical College prepares students for the Manufacturing industry.

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Licensure

Based upon the 2019 Council on Occupational Education Annual Report for 2017-2018.

Steps to Enroll

Step 1‐ Attend a Program Information Session & Tour

Step 2‐ Apply for Federal Student Aid

Step 3‐ Gather Needed Documents

Step 4‐ Register for Classes

Instructor / Contact

Name: Charles Harper
Email:  [email protected]
Phone: (904) 547-3440

Name: Karen Mathis
Email:  [email protected]
Phone: (904) 547-3376

Are you ready to jumpstart your career?