What will I learn?

This specialized program, focused on damage prevention and structural repair can land you an aerodynamic career.

Program Highlights

High graduation and employment rates.
State-of-the-art lab equipment and facilities.
Excellent reputation with Industry and Transport Canada.
Transport Canada accreditation that allows you to shorten your apprenticeship by 18 months.
Leads to a federally recognized Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) license.

What you'll learn

Combine theory and practice using state-of-the-art facilities at Mohawk’s Fennell and Stoney Creek campuses, as well as the aircraft maintenance repair and overhaul facilities at the Hamilton International Airport.
Inspect a variety of aircrafts including modern light aircrafts, heavy jet transports and helicopters.
Upon completion, this two-year training program will provide up to 18 months credit towards the 48 months practical work experience required for certification.
Become familiar with the rules and regulation that guide the aviation industry.
Learn maintenance and repair of turbine and reciprocating engines.

This Transport Canada approved program provides theory and hands-on training to prepare students for certification by Transport Canada as an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer AME-M.

Canadian Council for Aviation and Aerospace (CCAA) accredited courses. Transport Canada Approved Program
Prepare for Certification by Transport Canada as an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer AME-M
Upon completion, this two year training program will take 18 months off the 48 months of practical work experience required for Transport Canada certification

How you’ll gain skills

Through practical hands-on laboratory experience using state-of-the-art equipment.

Spend over 770 hours in labs working on aircrafts and completing projects.

Experience interactive simulations.

Opportunities
Where you can go next

Mohawk offers a diverse range of programs to further your studies: **

Aviation Technician - Aircraft Structures (289)

Earn a degree:

Davenport University - Bachelor of Business Administration, General Business

Griffith University - Bachelor of Aviation Management

In many cases these program learning outcomes were developed by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU) in consultation with employers and educators who are experts in the program field. To ensure the outcomes remain current and in line with industry needs, we invite our employers, graduates working in the field and current students to re-examine and update them during regular, ongoing program review focus groups.

Which department am I in?

Mohawk College

Study options

Online/Distance with attendance (2 years)

Tuition fees
CAD$21,396.00 (US$ 16,813) per year
Total Tuition & Ancillary Fees - Semester 1: CAN $10,240; Semester 2: CAN $10,296

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

August 2021

Venue

Mohawk College

Fennell Campus,

135 Fennell Avenue West,

Hamilton,

Ontario (ON),

L9C 0E5, Canada

Online/Distance with attendance (2 years)

Tuition fees
CAD$21,396.00 (US$ 16,813) per year
Total Tuition & Ancillary Fees - Semester 1: CAN $10,240; Semester 2: CAN $10,296

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

August 2021

Venue

Stoney Creek Campus for Skilled Trades (SC)

481 Barton Street,

STONEY CREEK,

Ontario (ON),

L8E 2L7, Canada

Entry requirements

For international students

OSSD or equivalent (Mohawk Academic Upgrading, GED) including:

Grade 12 English, C or U or equivalent
Grade 12 Mathematics, MAP4C ≥ 60%; or MCT4C; or any U or equivalent
Senior Physics is recommended

Aviation program applicants must demonstrate the ability to perform mathematical calculations at an OSSD level of Grade 12 and have an ability in listening, speaking, reading and writing in the English language at the Grade 12 level

Language Requirements for International Students:

See below for accepted equivalents for Grade 12 English:

Successful completion of GAS-EAP (478) Program Level 8 with 90%
TOEFL minimum score of 560 (83 Internet based)
or IELTS Academic minimum score of 6.5 overall with no band less than 6.0

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About this uni

At Mohawk College, students are provided a world of opportunity and will have the chance to develop skills crucial to becoming work ready graduates.

  • Hamilton-based college with large international community
  • Three modern campuses with recent renovations
  • 30+ support services for international students
  • More than 100 programs covering a range of subject areas