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Effective Spring 2016. Previous descriptions may have had different requirements. Have questions? See an advisor.
AVM100A Aircraft Maintenance Fundamentals: Module A Credit Hours: 3.00
Introduction to the fundamental knowledge and skill requirements of an Airframe and Powerplant mechanic. Includes fasteners, safety and rigging, aircraft maintenance tools, aircraft types and construction, aircraft materials, theory of flight, and aircraft structures.
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Information: Constitutes approximately the first one-half of AVM 100. AVM 100A and 100B together constitute AVM 100.
Offered: Fall.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM100B Aircraft Maintenance Fundamentals: Module B Credit Hours: 3.00
Introduction to the fundamental knowledge and skill requirements of an airframe and powerplant mechanic. Includes powerplant types, aircraft assembly, engine theory, aircraft repair, aircraft reciprocating engine overhaul/repair, aircraft maintenance, aircraft systems and components, rigging flight controls, and jacking aircraft.
Prerequisite(s): AVM 100A.
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Information: Constitutes approximately the second one-half of AVM 100. AVM 100A and 100B together constitute AVM 100.
Offered: Spring.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
AVM100 Aircraft Maintenance Fundamentals Credit Hours: 6.00
Introduction to the fundamental knowledge and skill requirements of an Airframe and Powerplant mechanic. Includes fasteners, safety and rigging, aircraft maintenance tools, aircraft types and construction, aircraft materials, theory of flight, and aircraft structures. Also includes powerplant types, aircraft assembly, engine theory, aircraft repair, aircraft reciprocating engine overhaul/repair, aircraft maintenance, aircraft systems and components, rigging flight controls, and jacking aircraft.
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Information: AVM 100A and 100B together constitute AVM 100.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM101 Structural Repair I Credit Hours: 4.00
Structural repair of fuselage, wings and empennage groups. Includes safety, hand and machine cutting, and measuring tools. Also includes layout methods and structural repair processes.
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Recommendation: Completion of mathematics assessment above MAT 082 before enrolling in this course.
Information: Consent of instructor is required before enrolling in this course.
Offered: Fall.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM102 Structural Repair II Credit Hours: 4.00
Continuation of AVM 101. Includes safety, bend allowance, layout, fasteners, machine usage, patching techniques and structural repair techniques.
Prerequisite(s): AVM 101.
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Offered: Fall.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM105 Aircraft Sheetmetal Repair Credit Hours: 5.00
Principles and procedures for fuselage, wing, and empennage sheetmetal repair. Includes safety, hand tools, layout methods, materials, fasteners, repair techniques, parts fabrication, and corrosion prevention and control.
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Offered: Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM108B General CFR 14 Part 65 - Aircraft Drawings Credit Hours: 0.75
Review aircraft drawings associated with General CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes aircraft drawings, manufactures' codes for hardware, fasteners, symbology, terms, and basic materials used in aircraft construction. Also includes aircraft reference points, blueprints, schematics, and graphs and charts.
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Information: AVM 180A, 180B, 180C, 180D, 180E, 180F, 180G, 180H, and 180I comprise AVM 180. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM110 Aircraft Blueprint Reading Credit Hours: 3.00
Theory and application of aircraft blueprint reading. Includes types of aircraft drawings, measuring tools, drawing and lay-out equipment, types of views, projections, reference lines, drawing format, title block, manufacturing codes, symbology for fasteners, hardware, and materials. Also includes production of aircraft drawing, sketches, usage of aircraft schematics, graphs, charts, detail, assembly and exploded diagrams.
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Offered: Fall.
Course Outline Schedule of Classes
 
AVM114 Regulatory Requirements Credit Hours: 3.00
Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulatory requirements. Includes certification of aircraft and components, FAA regulations for aircraft maintenance, FAA publications, manufacturing standards, inspection requirements, maintenance, mechanic certification, maintenance publications and forms, and aircraft logs.
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Offered: Fall, Spring.
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AVM130 Aircraft Composite Repair Credit Hours: 5.00
Construction and repair processes using advanced composite materials. Includes reinforcing fibers, matrix and core materials, manufacturing of components, composite safety, curing wet layup and prepreg repairs, tools and equipment, and inspection and damage assessment.
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Information: Consent of instructor is required before enrolling in this course.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM150 Structural Repair III Credit Hours: 4.00
Continuation of AVM 102. Includes repair publications, materials handling, cable fabrication, machining processes, protective coatings, hand forming and structural repair processes.
Prerequisite(s): AVM 102.
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Offered: Fall.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM151 Structural Repair IV Credit Hours: 4.00
Continuation of AVM 150. Includes locking fasteners, damage classifications, and structural repair processes.
Prerequisite(s): AVM 150.
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Offered: Spring.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM165 Aircraft Hardware and Fasteners Credit Hours: 3.00
Aircraft structural repair hardware and fasteners. Includes specifications and standards, types, control linkages, tubing, hose and packings.
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Offered: Spring.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM180A General CFR 14 Part 65 - Basic Electricity Credit Hours: 1.50
Review basic electricity associated with General CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes basic electricity, electron theory, direct and alternating currents, and measuring equipment. Also includes circuitry, antennas, and avionic suites and instruments.
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Information: AVM 180A, 180B, 180C, 180D, 180E, 180F, 180G, 180H, and 180I comprise AVM 180. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM180C General CFR 14 Part 65 - Weight and Balance Credit Hours: 0.75
Review weight and balance associated with General CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes aircraft weight and balance, documentation requirements, terminology, and variations in category. Also includes extremes, jacking, leveling, and calculating range and limitations.
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Information: AVM 180A, 180B, 180C, 180D, 180E, 180F, 180G, 180H, and 180I comprise AVM 180. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM180D General CFR 14 Part 65 - Fluid Lines and Fittings Credit Hours: 0.75
Review fluid lines and fittings associated with General CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes identification, MS and AN lines and fittings. Also includes rigid or flexible lines, high and low pressure applications, and temperature range.
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Information: AVM 180A, 180B, 180C, 180D, 180E, 180F, 180G, 180H, and 180I comprise AVM 180. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM180E General CFR 14 Part 65 - Materials and Processes Credit Hours: 0.75
Review materials and processes associated with General CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes materials and processes, cleaning and corrosion control, heat treatment, and non- destructive testing. Also includes manufacturing of aircraft using wood, aluminum, steel, and composites.
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Information: AVM 180A, 180B, 180C, 180D, 180E, 180F, 180G, 180H, and 180I comprise AVM 180. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM180F General CFR 14 Part 65 - Ground Operations/Servicing Credit Hours: 0.75
Review ground operations and servicing associated with General CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes ground operations and servicing, human factors, aircraft towing, electrical, hangar, and fire safety. Also includes servicing aircraft, aircraft taxing, hand signals, airport signs and meanings, and tower light gun signals.
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Information: AVM 180A, 180B, 180C, 180D, 180E, 180F, 180G, 180H, and 180I comprise AVM 180. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM180G General CFR 14 Part 65 - Mathematics Credit Hours: 0.75
Review mathematics associated with General CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes mathematical functions, whole numbers, fractions, decimals, percentages, and ratios. Also includes area and volumes, and algebraic equations.
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Course Corequisites:
Information: AVM 180A, 180B, 180C, 180D, 180E, 180F, 180G, 180H, and 180I comprise AVM 180. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM180H General CFR 14 Part 65 - Maintenance Forms/Records Credit Hours: 1.00
Review maintenance forms and records associated with General CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes maintenance forms, records and publications, aviation mechanic privileges, and limitations. Also includes federal requirements for aircraft and maintenance personnel.
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Information: AVM 180A, 180B, 180C, 180D, 180E, 180F, 180G, 180H, and 180I comprise AVM 180. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM180I General CFR 14 Part 65 – Basic Physics Credit Hours: 0.75
Review basic physics associated with General CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes matter, energy, sound, fluid, heat, and atmospheric considerations. Also includes mechanical advantages, simple machines, aerodynamics and structural identification.
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Information: AVM 180A, 180B, 180C, 180D, 180E, 180F, 180G, 180H, and 180I comprise AVM 180. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM180 General CFR 14 Part 65 Maintenance Review Credit Hours: 7.75
Review of the General CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics required for licensure attainment. Includes nine interrelated module topics covering basic electricity, aircraft drawings, weight and balance, fluid lines and fittings, materials and processes, ground operation and servicing, mathematics, maintenance forms and records, and basic physics. Also includes cleaning and corrosion control, maintenance publications, and mechanic privileges and limitations. Each module has key areas of concentration for general aviation mechanics.
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Information: AVM 180A, 180B, 180C, 180D, 180E, 180F, 180G, 180H, and 180I comprise AVM 180. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification. This course has an option to test out of any individual module by scoring eighty percent or greater.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM181A Airframe CFR 14 Part 65 – Aircraft Coverings Credit Hours: 0.75
Review wood structure and aircraft coverings associated with Airframe CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes aircraft finishes, welding types and techniques, strength requirements, and wooden structure defects. Also includes fabric coverings and application, aircraft paint compatibilities, and chemicals used in the covering process.
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Information: AVM 181A, 181B, 181C, 181D, 181E, 181F, 181G, 181H, 181I, and 181J comprise AVM 181. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification. Offered; Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM181B Airframe CFR 14 Part 65 - Sheet Metal Credit Hours: 0.75
Review sheet metal and non-metallic structures associated with Airframe CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes rivet type, size and installation, layout fastener edge distance, and finishing materials for base. Also includes dimensional inspection of composite materials, drill size, and machining operations.
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Information: AVM 181A, 181B, 181C, 181D, 181E, 181F, 181G, 181H, 181I, and 181J comprise AVM 181. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM181C Airframe CFR 14 Part 65 - Assembly and Rigging Credit Hours: 0.75
Review assembly and rigging associated with Airframe CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes aircraft landing gear systems, flight control balancing, and jacking and leveling. Also includes torqueing and safetying of hardware.
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Course Corequisites:
Information: AVM 181A, 181B, 181C, 181D, 181E, 181F, 181G, 181H, 181I, and 181J comprise AVM 181. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM181D Airframe CFR 14 Part 65 - Airframe Inspection Credit Hours: 0.75
Review airframe inspection associated with Airframe CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes parts conformity, continued airworthiness, and log books and records. Also includes technical publications, service manuals, and type certificate data sheets.
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Course Corequisites:
Information: AVM 181A, 181B, 181C, 181D, 181E, 181F, 181G, 181H, 181I, and 181J comprise AVM 181. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification. Offered; Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM181E Airframe CFR 14 Part 65 - Hydraulic/Pneumatic Systm Credit Hours: 0.75
Review hydraulic and pneumatic power systems associated with Airframe CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes fluid lines and fitting identification, rigid and flexible line fabrication, pump and valve types, along with trouble shoot and repair. Also includes selection and use of MS and AN fittings, and fluid identification by use of labels color coding and symbologies.
Prerequisite(s):
Course Corequisites:
Information: AVM 181A, 181B, 181C, 181D, 181E, 181F, 181G, 181H, 181I, and 181J comprise AVM 181. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM181F Airframe CFR 14 Part 65 - Cabin Atmosphere Cntrl Credit Hours: 0.75
Review cabin atmosphere control systems associated with Airframe CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes flight physiology, oxygen systems, pressurization, and conditioning of passenger and crew environments. Also includes trouble shooting and repair.
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Course Corequisites:
Information: AVM 181A, 181B, 181C, 181D, 181E, 181F, 181G, 181H, 181I, and 181J comprise AVM 181. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM181G Airframe CFR 14 Part 65 - Aircraft Fuel Systems Credit Hours: 0.75
Review aircraft fuel systems associated with Airframe CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes fuel system types, fuel jettison, transfer, and indicating systems. Also includes trouble shooting and repair.
Prerequisite(s):
Course Corequisites:
Information: AVM 181A, 181B, 181C, 181D, 181E, 181F, 181G, 181H, 181I, and 181J comprise AVM 181. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM181H Airframe CFR 14 Part 65 - Aircraft Electrical Systm Credit Hours: 1.00
Review aircraft electrical systems associated with Airframe CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes aircraft electrical, instrument, communication and navigation, and position and warning systems. Also includes power distribution, wire sizing and runs, and antennas, and indications.
Prerequisite(s):
Course Corequisites:
Information: AVM 181A, 181B, 181C, 181D, 181E, 181F, 181G, 181H, 181I, and 181J comprise AVM 181. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM181I Airframe CFR 14 Part 65 - Ice and Rain Control Credit Hours: 0.75
Review ice and rain control systems associated with Airframe CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes environmental components for icing and rain systems detection, suppression, and removal.
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Course Corequisites:
Information: AVM 181A, 181B, 181C, 181D, 181E, 181F, 181G, 181H, 181I, and 181J comprise AVM 181. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM181J Airframe CFR 14 Part 65 - Fire Protection Systm Credit Hours: 0.75
Review fire protection systems associated with Airframe CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes components of detection and suppression systems, fire detection, and fire suspension. Also includes components of fire necessary for fire to be environmentally sustained.
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Course Corequisites:
Information: AVM 181A, 181B, 181C, 181D, 181E, 181F, 181G, 181H, 181I, and 181J comprise AVM 181. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM181 Airframe CFR 14 Part 65 Maintenance Review Credit Hours: 7.75
Review of the Airframe CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics required for licensure attainment. Includes ten module topics covering wood structure, aircraft covering and finishes, sheet metal and non-metallic structures (composites), assembly and rigging, airframe inspection, hydraulic and pneumatic power systems, cabin atmosphere control systems, aircraft fuel and electrical systems, and ice and rain control systems. Also includes fire protection systems, welding, aircraft instrument systems, communication and navigation systems, and position and warning systems. Each module has key areas of concentration for airframe aviation mechanics.
Prerequisite(s):
Course Corequisites:
Information: AVM 181A, 181B, 181C, 181D, 181E, 181F, 181G, 181H, 181I, and 181J comprise AVM 181. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification. This course has an option to test out of any individual module by scoring eighty percent or greater.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM182A Powerplant CFR 14 Part 65 - Reciprocating Engines Credit Hours: 0.75
Review reciprocating engines and lubrication systems associated with Powerplant CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes engine component identification and position indication, engine dimensional inspection and engine firing order by published technical data. Also includes engine designs and their applications.
Prerequisite(s):
Course Corequisites:
Information: AVM 182A, 182B, 182C, 182D, 182E, 182F, 182G, and 182H, comprise AVM 182. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM182B Powerplant CFR 14 Part 65 - Turbine Engines Credit Hours: 0.75
Review turbine engines associated with Powerplant CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes turbine engines, turbine powered auxiliary power units, engine exhaust, and reverser systems. Also includes turbine engine lubrication systems and component identification and location.
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Course Corequisites:
Information: AVM 182A, 182B, 182C, 182D, 182E, 182F, 182G, and 182H, comprise AVM 182. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM182C Powerplant CFR 14 Part 65 - Engine Inspection Credit Hours: 0.75
Review engine inspection associated with Powerplant CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes Non-Destructive Inspection (NDI), technical data, and conditional inspections.
Prerequisite(s):
Course Corequisites:
Information: AVM 182A, 182B, 182C, 182D, 182E, 182F, 182G, and 182H, comprise AVM 182. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM182D Powerplant CFR 14 Part 65 - Engine Instrument System Credit Hours: 1.00
Review engine instrument and fire protection systems associated with Powerplant CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes inspection, check service and repair of aircraft reciprocating powerplant installations. Also includes engine fire detection and suppression systems.
Prerequisite(s):
Course Corequisites:
Information: AVM 182A, 182B, 182C, 182D, 182E, 182F, 182G, and 182H, comprise AVM 182. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM182E Powerplant CFR 14 Part 65 - Engine Electrical System Credit Hours: 1.50
Review engine electrical, ignition, and starting systems associated with Powerplant CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes magneto, starting and ignitions systems, and engine electrical instrumentation transmission. Also includes inspection criterion and duty cycles.
Prerequisite(s):
Course Corequisites:
Information: AVM 182A, 182B, 182C, 182D, 182E, 182F, 182G, and 182H, comprise AVM 182. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM182F Powerplant CFR 14 Part 65 - Fuel Metering System Credit Hours: 1.00
Review fuel metering and engine fuel systems associated with Powerplant CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes fuel injection, fuel pumps, and stoichiometric ratio. Also includes carburetor types and functions.
Prerequisite(s):
Course Corequisites:
Information: AVM 182A, 182B, 182C, 182D, 182E, 182F, 182G, and 182H, comprise AVM 182. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM182G Powerplant CFR 14 Part 65 - Induction and Engine Airflow Credit Hours: 1.00
Review induction and engine airflow systems associated with Powerplant CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes engine cooling system, inspection and maintenance, and cooling fins, hydraulics, and lubricants.
Prerequisite(s):
Course Corequisites:
Information: AVM 182A, 182B, 182C, 182D, 182E, 182F, 182G, and 182H, comprise AVM 182. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM182H Powerplant CFR 14 Part 65 - Propellers Credit Hours: 1.00
Review propellers associated with Powerplant CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics for licensure attainment. Includes fixed and constant speed propellers and hub components. Also includes inspection and maintenance.
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Information: AVM 182A, 182B, 182C, 182D, 182E, 182F, 182G, and 182H, comprise AVM 182. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM182 Powerplant CFR 14 Part 65 Maintenance Review Credit Hours: 7.75
Review of the Powerplant CFR 14 Part 65 testing topics required for licensure attainment. Includes eight interrelated module topics covering reciprocating engines, lubrication systems, turbine engines, engine inspection, engine instrument and electrical systems, ignition and starting systems, fuel metering systems, induction and engine airflow systems, engine cooling systems, and propellers. Also includes turbine powered auxiliary power units, engine exhaust and reverser systems, turbine engine lubrication systems, engine fire protection systems and engine fuel systems. Each module has key areas of concentration for powerplant aviation mechanics.
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Information: AVM 182A, 182B, 182C, 182D, 182E, 182F, 182G, and 182H, comprise AVM 182. Course is designed to enhance and promote accelerated learning in deficient materials pertinent to aviation maintenance. Taking this course does not supplement the experience or knowledge requirements set forth in CFR 14 subpart 65 requirements for airmen other than flight crew. Completion of course does not imply that the student will pass their independent written, oral, or practical tests required for certification. This course has an option to test out of any individual module by scoring eighty percent or greater.
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM202 Aviation Safety Credit Hours: 3.00
Introduction to aviation safety procedures. Includes personal safety issues, human factors, accident avoidance, facility fire protection, hazardous materials safety and handling procedures, ramp procedures for movement, and securing and servicing of aircraft and ramp support equipment. Also includes forklift and scissors lift training.
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Offered: Fall, Spring.
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AVM203 Structural Repair V Credit Hours: 4.00
Continuation AVM 151. Includes jigging, shoring and alignment, corrosion and heat treatment and structural repair processes.
Prerequisite(s): AVM 151.
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Offered: Spring.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM204 Structural Repair VI Credit Hours: 4.00
Continuation of AVM 203. Includes sealants and sealant applications, heat treatment, plastics and plastic repairs and structural repair processes.
Prerequisite(s): AVM 203.
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Offered: Spring.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM205 Motion Dynamics Credit Hours: 3.00
Principles of hydraulic power. Includes basic physics, basic mechanics, heat and fluid dynamics, fabrication and installation of fluid lines and fittings, laws of motion, basic aerodynamics, and aircraft nomenclature.
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Offered: Fall, Spring.
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AVM206 Materials and Processes Credit Hours: 3.00
Introduction to non-metallic and metallic structural materials for comparison of their structural properties. Includes structural materials, metal processing, heat treatment, heat treatment of alloys or limited use metals, non-destructive testing/inspection, corrosion, corrosion types and factors, corrosion-prone areas, corrosion control: steel, aluminum, and limited use metals, processes and materials for corrosion control, aircraft cleaning, and aircraft cleaning agents.
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Offered: Fall, Spring.
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AVM207 Weight and Balance Credit Hours: 3.00
Preparation of aircraft for weight and balance. Includes service and maintenance manuals, type certificate data sheets, standard weight and balance practices, weighing an aircraft, calculating center of gravity, and correction of out of balance conditions. Also includes addition and subtraction of equipment, equipment lists, flight manual updates, control surface balancing, identification and selection of standard hardware, installation and assembly of specialty hardware, and use of precision measuring equipment. Prerequisite: GTM 105V.
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Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM208 Basic Electricity Credit Hours: 5.00
Introduction to basic aircraft electricity. Includes the study of matter, electron theory, current/electron flow, direct and alternating current, Ohm's Law, Kirchoff's laws, circuit elements, use of testing equipment, and electrical calculation and measurements. Also includes interpretation of schematics and other wiring diagrams, battery theory and maintenance, aircraft electrical systems, and introduction to communication and navigation radio systems. Prerequisite: GTM 105V.
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Offered: Fall.
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AVM209 Intermediate Electricity Credit Hours: 5.00
Intermediate electricity includes the study of aircraft airframe electrical components as well as airframe and powerplant electrical systems. Includes electric motors, generators and generator controls, alternators, inventers and related controls, power distribution systems, design and maintenance of aircraft electrical systems, digital electronics, analog electronics, communication and navigation systems, communications, weather warning systems, and electric instruments and autoflight systems.
Prerequisite(s): AVM 208.
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Offered: Fall, Spring.
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AVM210LB Advanced Composite Aircraft Repair I Lab Credit Hours: 1.00
Laboratory for AVM 210. Includes theory and application of composite materials utilized in aircraft construction. Also includes material types, handling and storage, manufacturing techniques, design criteria, safety, tool and equipment usage, damage and repair assessment, repair techniques, fastening systems, and documentation. Also includes a heavy emphasis on repair performance utilizing the Structural Repair Manuals for composite monolithic and sandwich core structures.
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Offered: Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM210 Advanced Composite Aircraft Repair I Credit Hours: 4.00
Theory and application of composite materials utilized in aircraft construction. Includes material types, handling and storage, manufacturing techniques, design criteria, safety, tool and equipment usage, damage and repair assessment, repair techniques, fastening systems, and documentation. Also includes a heavy emphasis on repair performance utilizing the Structural Repair Manuals for composite monolithic and sandwich core structures.
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Offered: Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM211 Alternate Structures Credit Hours: 5.00
Aircraft structural fabrication using wood, tube steel and fabric processes and techniques. Includes structural types, wood and welded tube steel fabrication methods, welding of typical metals used in aircraft construction, fabric covering processes, inspection and maintenance typical repair procedures, and aircraft finishings.
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Offered: Fall, Spring.
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AVM218 Airframe Rigging and Landing Gear Systems Credit Hours: 3.00
Identification, assembly, alignment, balancing and rigging of aircraft rigging and landing gear systems. Includes aircraft nomenclature, characteristics of flight, flight control system, airframe assembly, rigging, structural alignments, control surface balancing, landing gear, shock struts, landing gear retraction, wheel alignment and steering, brake system servicing, brake assemblies, wheels, tires, warning systems, and anti-skid system.
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Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
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AVM219 Airframe Inspections Credit Hours: 3.00
Conformity Inspections of airframes. Includes inspections of incoming spare parts and stock items, airframe and equipment conformity inspections, airframe and systems airworthiness and conformity inspections, conformity inspections of installed equipment, annual and 100-hour inspections of small aircraft, including research of all pertinent inspection documents, service or maintenance manuals, type certificate data sheets, airworthiness directives, service bulletins and additional instructions for continued airworthiness, inspection procedures for large aircraft work orders, non-routine job cards used by local aviation maintenance companies.
Prerequisite(s): AVM 114.
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Offered: Spring, Summer.
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AVM223 Hydraulic and Pneumatic Power Credit Hours: 3.00
Hydraulic and pneumatic system components. Includes system operating principles, fluids, pressures, hydraulic powered flight controls, landing gear, braking and accessory power systems, pneumatically powered or assisted accessories, and system and component inspection servicing and repairs.
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Offered: Fall, Spring.
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AVM224 Atmospheric Controls Credit Hours: 3.00
Atmospheric controls and its elements that are of concern to flight. Includes ice and rain detection and control systems, types of operations and maintenance, physiological requirements for flight crews and passengers and the human support systems, oxygen systems, cabin pressurization system and their operations, and safety and maintenance requirements.
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Offered: Fall, Spring.
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AVM225 Fire, Ice, Rain, and Fuel Systems Credit Hours: 3.00
Theory and application of fire, ice, rain and fuel systems. Includes fire detection terms, extinguishing and protection systems, smoke detection, fire warning, fire extinguishing system components used, how systems function, inspection testing and maintenance, ice and rain protection terms, formation and conditions for icing of aircraft, ice and rain detection, protection systems components, functions, inspection and maintenance, fuel system terms, safety system requirements, fuel tank types and construction, indicating, fueling, and defueling inspection and maintenance.
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Offered: Fall, Spring.
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AVM226 Engine Electrical Credit Hours: 5.00
Inspection, repair, and modification of engine electrical systems. Includes magneto(s) (components, tooling, wiring, and drives), ignition switches, ignition harness, ignition booster system, spark plugs, engine ignition analyzers, turbine engine (ignition transformers and igniter plugs), engine electrical controls (switches, fuses and circuit breaker, circuits, wiring, installation, and engine bulkhead), and technical data manuals and catalogs.
Prerequisite(s): AVM 208.
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Offered: Fall, Spring.
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AVM227 Engine Air Flow Systems Credit Hours: 3.00
Fundamentals of engine air flow systems. Includes reciprocating engine induction systems, alternate induction air systems, induction systems maintenance, superchargers, turbochargers, turbo compound systems, reciprocating engine exhaust systems, exhaust subsystems, exhaust system maintenance, reciprocating engine cooling, turbine engine induction systems, turbine engine cooling, turbine engine exhaust systems, turbine engine exhaust systems maintenance, and turbine engine airflow subsystems.
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Offered: Fall, Spring.
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AVM228 Aircraft Propellers Credit Hours: 3.00
Basics of aircraft propellers. Includes propeller theory, nomenclature, types, construction, and installation and maintenance. Also includes constant speed systems, feathering systems, reversing systems, icing systems, synchronizing systems, and unducted fans.
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Offered: Fall, Summer.
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AVM229 Engine Support Systems Credit Hours: 3.00
Theory and application of support systems for gas turbine engines. Includes fire protection, fire detection systems, fire extinguishing agents and systems, and fire detection and extinguishing system maintenance. Also includes turbine engine pneumatic systems, pneumatic starting systems, thrust reversers, auxiliary power units, turbine engine removal and installation, and engine storage and transport.
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Offered: Spring, Summer.
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AVM231 Engine Principles, Monitoring and Inspection Credit Hours: 5.00
Principles, monitoring, and inspection of engines. Includes theory and construction of powerplants, requirements, types of engines, reciprocating engine design and construction, radial engine design and construction, reciprocating engine operating principles, engine power and efficiencies, turbine engine construction, turbine engine sub-assemblies, turbo prop engines, turbine engine operation principles, engine instrumentation, instrument principles of operation, maintenance of instruments and systems, and engine inspection requirements.
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Offered: Fall, Spring.
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AVM232 Reciprocating Engine Overhaul Credit Hours: 5.00
Basic aircraft reciprocating engine overhaul. Includes engine components, wrist pins, connection rods, crankshafts, case, cam shafts, lifters, valves, push rods and tubes, rocker assemblies, accessories, lubrication, overhaul options overhaul credentials, overhaul procedures, reassembly after overhaul, engine installations, engine break-in, and test cell procedures.
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Offered: Fall, Spring.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM233 Turbine Engines Credit Hours: 5.00
Basic gas turbine engine and turbo propeller component makeup and repair. Includes inspection, servicing, and repairs performed on engine components: compressor, diffuser, combustion, accessory drive, and lubricating system. Also includes a reassembly overhaul.
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Offered: Fall, Summer.
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AVM234 Engine Fuel Metering and Operation Credit Hours: 5.00
Fundamentals of aircraft fuel systems. Includes fuel metering theory and requirements, aviation fuels, float type carburetion, float carburetor maintenance and installation, and pressure carburetor maintenance and installation. Also includes fuel injection systems, Bendix fuel injection and maintenance, and Teledyne Continental Motors (TCM) fuel injection and maintenance. Also includes fuel metering system components and maintenance, turbine engine fuel systems components and maintenance, jet fuel controls; and reciprocating, turbine, and turbo propeller engine operations.
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Offered: Spring, Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
AVM260LB Advanced Composite Aircraft Repair II Lab Credit Hours: 3.00
This is the Lab portion of AVM 260.
Prerequisite(s): AVM 210/210LB.
Course Corequisites: AVM 260
Offered: Summer.
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AVM260 Advanced Composite Aircraft Repair II Credit Hours: 1.00
Theory and application of composite and bonded metal structures utilized in aircraft construction. Includes repair methods selection, source documents, repair methods and design criteria, bonded metal repairs, tank and non-tank processing, priming, and environmental considerations. Also includes a heavy emphasis on repair performance utilizing the Structural Repair Manuals for composite monolithic and sandwich core, and bonded metal structures.
Prerequisite(s): AVM 210/210LB.
Course Corequisites: AVM 260LB
Offered: Summer.
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