Student working on a plane in aviation class

Aviation Maintenance Technology

Learn about the classes and other requirements for the Aviation Maintenance Technology major in the Curriculum Guide.

Expertise in the inspection, repair, service and overhaul of aircraft and engines is the goal of this program certified by the Federal Aviation Agency (FAA).  Interpreting specifications from service and technical manuals, using testing procedures and equipment, diagnosing problems and making necessary repairs are the skills taught in aircraft maintenance.  To work in the aircraft industry, the FAA must certify students completing this program. 

Students enrolled in the Aviation Maintenance Technology program must achieve a minimum grade of “C” in each AMT course.  Computer literacy must be demonstrated either by competency exam or by completing a computer literacy course prior to admission to the AMT courses.

Contact information:

Located at Shawnee High School
4018 West Market St
Louisville, KY  40212

Advisors:

  • You will need to contact one of the advisors to enter the program.  They will be able to help you get signed up if you would like.

Other Information: