Are you ready to take your passion for aviation to new heights?

Whether you’re an aspiring aviation professional or looking to enhance your existing skills, our program is designed to provide you with the knowledge and practical experience needed to excel in the field of aircraft maintenance.

Located at the state-of-the-art Hangar 6 in Brunswick, our Aviation Maintenance Technician School offers a dynamic learning environment. With its cutting-edge facilities and proximity to the aviation industry, Hangar 6 provides the ideal setting for hands-on training and real-world experience.

We offer a range of options to suit your educational and career goals. Choose from our certificate, Associate of Applied Science (AAS), or Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) programs.

Flexible Learning Options

We recognize that many of our students are working professionals seeking to advance their careers. Therefore, our program is specifically tailored to the needs of working adults and our courses are designed to accommodate the diverse needs of our students. Whether you prefer face-to-face instruction, live online Zoom classes, recorded lectures, or a mix of these formats, we have you covered. Our classes are typically scheduled in the evening, allowing you to balance your studies with other commitments. Additionally, our face-to-face, hands-on labs are usually held on weekends during the semester, providing valuable practical training opportunities.

Industry Certification

UMA AMTS instruction in Hangar 6

At UMA, we are committed to providing our students with a top-notch education. Our curriculum is designed in accordance with the Airmen Certification Standards (ACS), ensuring that you receive a comprehensive understanding of the skills and knowledge required for success as an aviation maintenance technician.

Upon completion of our certificate program, you will be on the path to becoming an FAA-certificated Airframe & Powerplant (A&P) technician/mechanic. This esteemed certification enables you to work on a wide range of aircraft, including general aviation aircraft, airliners, and helicopters.

We have already received requests from employers to hire our students as paid interns while they attend school, highlighting the high demand for skilled aviation maintenance technicians in the industry.

Soar to new heights in your career!

We look forward to welcoming you to our program and helping you embark on an exciting journey in the world of aviation maintenance with the Aviation Maintenance Technician School at UMA. Don’t miss this opportunity to join an in-demand field and become a skilled professional in the aviation industry!

Questions?

For general information or to schedule a visit to the UMA Aviation Center, contact us at (207) 621-7480 or uma-amts@maine.edu.