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Aircraft Maintenance Technician



¿Qué aprenderé?

This 4 semester 2 year diploma program (76 weeks) is offered in partnership with Northern Lights College (NLC) in Dawson Creek, B.C. The first 3 semesters (55 weeks) of training take place at Okanagan College Aerospace Campus in Vernon B.C. The final semester (18 weeks) takes place at Northern Lights College in Dawson Creek. The diploma is conferred by Northern Lights College. All curriculum and entrance requirements at Okanagan College align with the AMT program at Northern Lights College.

The program is designed to take a student with little or no previous experience in the aircraft maintenance trade and supply him/her with the necessary skills to seek employment in that industry as an apprentice Aircraft Maintenance Engineer. The curriculum follows Transport Canada's guidelines and upon successful completion of the program, Transport Canada will grant graduates 18 months of experience credits toward the 48-month experience requirement for an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer license. Graduates also receive a diploma for Aircraft Maintenance Technician from Northern Lights College.

Apprenticeship technical training credit for Levels One through Four will be granted upon successful completion of this program. Apprenticeship practical training credit may also be granted by the employer as a result of prior practical experience.

Training provided is applicable to both rotary wing aircraft (helicopters) and fixed wing aircraft, covering a wide range of subjects with emphasis on practical training. Some of the major subjects taught include aviation law, theory of flight, power plants (turbine and piston), airframe structures and systems, hydraulics, electrical and avionics systems.

Canadian Armed Forces Accreditation Certification Equivalency is approved, fast track your career in the Armed Forces with this program.

¿En cuál departamento estoy?

Okanagan College

Opciones de estudio

a tiempo completo (2 )

Costos de estudio
CAD$10.952,50 (US$ 8.147) por año
Total Tuition: CAN $21,905 + CAN $3,800 approx. for Northern Lights College
Fecha de inicio

Esperado Febrero, Septiembre 2023


Vernon Campus

7000 College Way,


British Columbia (BC),

V1B 2N5, Canada

Requerimiento de entrada

Para estudiantes internacionales

The following admission requirements align with the AME admission requirements established by Northern Lights College.

  • B.C. secondary school graduation, or equivalent, or 19 years of age and out of secondary school for one year as of the first day of classes.
  • English 11 with minimum 60% or alternatives or English 12 with minimum 60% or alternatives. B.C. Communications 11 or Communications 12 with minimum 60% is acceptable.

English requirements

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL): 79 (Internet-based), or 213 (computer-based), or 550 (paper-based).
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS - academic version): Overall band score of 6.0 (with no band less than 6.0)
  • Pearson Test English (Academic): Overall score 56 No Communicative Skills score lower than 55
  • Duolingo English Test: Overall score 105.

Puede haber diferentes requisitos de IELTS en función del curso elegido.


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