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LANSING COMMUNITY COLLEGE

 

CURRICULUM GUIDE

 

Powerplant Maintenance Tech

Certificate of Achievement

 

Curriculum Code: 1035  (Effective Fall 2004 - Summer 2009)

 

This certificate of achievement enables a non-licensed individual to expand their knowledge of powerplant maintenance practices used to maintain aircraft engines in accordance with the Title 14 Code of Federal Aviation Regulations.  While enrolled in this program, students will learn the basic science and technical knowledge necessary to repair and maintain modern aerospace vehicle powerplants.  Graduates will have demonstrated technical abilities in the following areas: reciprocating and turbine engine overhaul and repair, ignition and fuel system maintenance and repair, engine electrical system diagnosis and repair, and engine inspections.  Completion of this certificate may be applied to the Airframe and Powerplant License provided the student meets the requirements of the Federal Aviation Regulation Part 147.

 

PREREQUISITES
Students should see Course Descriptions or Course Offerings for course prerequisite information.  See the Assessment and Placement Testing section for skills assessment and advising information.

 

INFORMATION
Contact the Aviation Technology Training Program at the LCC Aviation Center, 3428 W. Hangar Drive, Lansing, MI 48906, Room 109, telephone number (517) 483-1406.

 

REQUIREMENTS

TOTAL:  40 CREDITS

CODE

TITLE

CREDIT HOURS

AVAF 212

Aircraft Electrical II

4

AVPP 241

Reciprocating Engine

8

AVPP 251

Reciprocating Engine Systems

2

AVPP 253

Reciprocating Ignition Systems

5

AVPP 255

Reciprocating Induction System

4

AVPP 257

Aircraft Propeller Systems

4

AVPP 259

Turbine Engine I

4

AVPP 261

Turbine Engine II

4

AVPP 263

Turbine Engine Systems

2

AVPP 265

Powerplant Instruments

2

AVPP 267

National Powerplant Cert Proc

1

 

 

MINIMUM TOTAL

40

 

NOTES:

 

1.

In accordance with Federal Aviation Regulation Part 147, completing the aforementioned curriculum does not constitute approval to take the Federal Aviation Administration Airframe or Powerplant Mechanic written, oral, and practical license exams.  The FAA approved training director must review individual student enrollment, course records, and certification course testing results before considering each student for certification approval.  Students are required to meet Federal Aviation Regulations Part 147 training requirements to be eligible for certification.  Students will be required to complete each certification course with a minimum grade of 71 percent and pass pre-tests for General and Airframe with a minimum grade of 80 percent to be considered for the Federal Aviation Administration written tests.  To obtain FAA certification approval, students will be required to complete additional coursework.

2.

Students must complete each course with a minimum grade of 71 percent to receive the Lansing Community College certificate of achievement.

 

SUGGESTED COURSE SEQUENCE

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have transferred in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill) should contact an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.

 

I

II

III

 

AVAF 212

AVPP 253

AVPP 261

 

AVPP 241

AVPP 255

AVPP 263

 

AVPP 251

AVPP 257

AVPP 265

 

 

AVPP 259

AVPP 267

 

                 

 

 



 
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