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Aerospace Structures Technician

The training you need, when you need it, where you need it
Program Fee: $3,680.00

Program Duration: 2.8 months / 3 modules a day (approx 184 hrs)

*Registration is FREE. Our advisors are available to address your questions. Price quoted are in Canadian funds, per person, per registration, and does not include any applicable taxes. Subject to change without prior notice.

Course Description

The Aerospace Structures Technician certificate program is a 12 week online program designed to help you gain the skills and knowledge required for work as an entry-level Aerospace Structures Technician.

This program was developed with input from industry partners to ensure that aerospace structures technicians have a deep knowledge and mastery of the aircraft manufacturing processes.

Aerospace structures technicians assemble, fit, fasten, and install parts of airplanes, space vehicles, or missiles, such as tails, wings, fuselage, bulkheads, stabilizers, landing gear, rigging and control equipment, or heating and ventilating systems.

Course Details

Learning Objectives

Students complete courses in the following areas:

  • Introduction to Aerospace Assembly
  • Aerospace Fasteners
  • Fundamentals of Engineering Drawings
  • Understanding Composites
  • Introduction to Electrical Skills
  • Measurement Tools for Manufacturing
  • Power Hand Tools for Manufacturing
  • Math Foundations
  • Workplace Safety Awareness
  • Career Building Skills

Admission

  • Recommended CLB 7 (Canadian Language Benchmark)—Equivalent to IELTS 6 or TOEFL 77-99
  • Manufacturing Production Worker Level 1 or equivalent recommended

Hiring Industries

  • Air transport
  • Aircraft and parts manufacturing
  • Guided missiles, space vehicles, and parts
  • Satellite communications
  • Search, detection, and navigation guidance

Required Program Materials

  • Access To A Computer With A Modern Browser Installed (Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer)
  • Access To High Speed Internet

Job Placement Support

Please contact us for information about our job placement support services.

Median

Median: $21/hour The salary for this position ranges from $15 to $29.50 per hour.
*Registration is FREE. Our advisors are available to address your questions. Price quoted are in Canadian funds, per person, per registration, and does not include any applicable taxes. Subject to change without prior notice.

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