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bachelor

Degree

College Diploma in Aviation Technician - Aircraft Maintenance

Course code: #0301

bachelor

Degree

College Diploma in Aviation Technician - Aircraft Maintenance

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $21,706 CAD

  • Application fee

    $95 CAD

  • Duration

    2 years

  • PGWP

    3 years

  • Min GPA

    50 out of 100

Highlights
Co-op

These are mandatory and all come with course.

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Fall-September Ongoing Ongoing

Overview

College Diploma in Aviation Technician - Aircraft Maintenance

This program is a Co-operative Education Program.

Students enrolled in this program have completed their co-op at Air Canada, Air Tindi, Bearskin Airlines, Wasaya Airlines, Thunder Airlines, Levaero Aviation and more!

Confederation College’s two-year Aviation Technician – Aircraft Maintenance Co-op diploma program teaches you everything you need to know to prepare for the Transport Canada Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) license

Get the hands-on experience you need to maintain, repair and troubleshoot complex aircraft systems. 

Topics include aircraft construction and science, electrical and electronics, airframe systems and inspection, rotary wing (helicopter) maintenance and structural repair.

Top Highlights

  • Designed and developed in consultation with the aircraft industry and Transport Canada
  • Hands-on learning with real equipment and a co-op work placement between 1st and 2nd year.
  • Receive 18 months’ credit towards experience requirements for an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer’s Category “M” license (with 95% attendance record)
  • Receive your WHMIS certificate, Human Factors certificate and Aeronautical Restricted Radio Operator license upon successful completion of those areas

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$25,506

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $7,188
Accommodation 1 bed room $3,800
Tuition 1 person $21,706

Hourly wage

Min wage

15.50 CAD / 1 hour

in Canada every student can work 20 hour per week

Required documents

  • Academic/Official Transcripts
  • Language Proficiency Results
  • Passport or Visa Documents
  • Official translations of documents in a language other than English

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6.5
6
listening
6
writing
6
speaking
6
reading

TOEFL

88
-
listening
-
writing
-
speaking
-
reading

PTE

60
54
listening
54
writing
54
speaking
54
reading

Cambridge

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listening
-
writing
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speaking
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reading
Language pathway (conditional offer) is available
  • Duolingo: 125 (no band lower than 105)

Academic English Program (AEP) - 13 Weeks

There are 5 levels in the Academic English Program. You will be assessed upon arrival and placed in the appropriate level based on your skills if you do not possess current IELTS or TOEFL scores.  

If you do not have a test score from any of these sources, you must do a placement test online before your arrival if you are planning to study in Canada. 

  • The program runs 25 hours per week and each level takes 13 weeks to complete.
  • Level 5 of the program is the equivalent of IELTS (6.5), TOEFL (80), and Duolingo English Test (110).
  • If you begin the program at level 5, you may be allowed to take one academic course outside of your AEP class schedule.

Please note that eligibility to take academic courses will be determined on a case-by-case basis and depending on your IELTS individual scores.

Intensive Academic English Program (IAEP) - 9 Weeks (compressed)

Students who have a conditional Offer of Admission and have the equivalent of IELTS 6.0 overall with no band lower than 6.0 may be admitted to the Intensive Academic English Program (IAEP). 

This compressed course takes 9 weeks (July & August) and runs Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (36 hours per week)

This program will allow students to start their academic program in September upon successful completion of IAEP.


Education pathway


Academic background and requirement

  • A high school/senior secondary diploma with a Grade 12 Math.

Career opportunities

  • Aircraft Maintenance Engineer
  • Aircraft Inspector
  • Aircraft Gas Turbine Engine Technician
  • Aircraft Structural Repair Technician

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