Avionics Technician: Certificate | Technical College of the LowCountry

Avionics Technician: Certificate


A soaring career.

Avionic Technicians may find employment in the wide world of aviation maintenance, repair, manufacturing and installing new and upgraded aviation equipment.

Program Description


Avionics, the study of electronic systems used on aircraft, artificial satellites and spacecraft, is an exciting technical career

The certificate of Applied Science in Avionics program will supply the essential basic skills for students to enter the industry of Aviation as an entry level Avionics Technician. The main areas of concentration for this course include: Aviation Communications, Navigation Systems, Air/Ground Control Systems, Automatic Flight Control and RADAR. As an Avionic Technicians, some of the world wide areas of job opportunities in this field are: aviation maintenance, repair, manufacturing and installing new and upgraded aviation equipment. In the certificate in Avionics the students are not only trained in Basic Avionics, but also in Basic Electronics, Microprocessor and Computer Repair and their specialized test equipment.

The development and construction of satellites, helicopters and aircraft of all types and sizes play a key role in the field of Avionics. The Avionics Technicians as they become a specialist in their field are responsible for the assembly, maintenance, troubleshooting, repair and installation of these airborne and space-related components.

 

Certify Your Skills


Student receiving an Avionics Certificate shall be given the opportunity to take FCC certification exams in elements 1, 3, and 8.

Accreditation & Accolades


Technical College of the Lowcountry is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award Associate Degrees, Diplomas, and Certificates. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Technical College of the Lowcountry

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Program Dean


Kelli Boniecki

Interim Dean/Business & Industrial Technologies

kboniecki@tcl.edu

Instructors


Rock Hudson

Avionics Instructor/Industrial Technology

rhudson@tcl.edu

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