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Aviation

The need for aviation technicians is at a historical level, and our Alabama Aviation Center at the Brookley Aeroplex is where high-tech instruction leads directly to opportunities fostered through the college’s lasting industrial partnerships.

The Alabama Aviation Center

Located in Brookley Field in Mobile, Alabama.

Located at 1975 Avenue C, the Alabama Aviation Center at Mobile was established in January 2002, offering programs in Airframe Technology, Powerplant Technology, and Avionics.

The Alabama Gulf Coast serves as home to many leaders in the Aviation industry, including Airbus Final Assembly Line (FAL), VT Mobile Aerospace Engineering, Continental Motors, Segers Aero Corporation, Carlisle, Certified Aviation Services, and UTC Aerospace System. These industries need trained, reliable employees to keep their operations moving. Be ready to apply for a career where the workforce needs are growing!

The programs at the Alabama Aviation Center are designed to prepare you for these career opportunities.

The Powerplant Technology Program

In the Powerplant Technology program, you will learn about the construction and operation of aircraft propellers, how to operate turbine engines and much more regarding the major systems that power current aircrafts.

The Airframe Technology Program

In the Airframe Technology program, you will practice repairing and maintaining structures that make up the aircraft, including sheetmetal structures, hydraulic systems and communication systems. You will also practice repairs on fuel systems and will learn to interpret aircraft drawings.

The Avionics Program

In the Avionics program, you will learn about the navigations systems, landing systems, weather and radar and flight control systems.

With 30 courses focused on the ins and outs of aircraft maintenance, you can choose the program that suits your career goals. These courses will prepare you to take the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certification. And, with Alabama's lowest tuition, you can train in accredited courses without spending university prices.

Contact us today to learn more and to take a campus tour!

Alabama Aviation Center Phone Number - 251-580-4930