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Helicopter Theory and Maintenance, Certificate of Specialization

Banner Code: 1_CE_AVHM

Not Financial Aid Eligible

This program provides students with the general knowledge of rotary wing development, technology, construction, and a general survey of the helicopter industry. This program also provides a good understanding of the helicopter type aircraft to interested individuals, technicians, and pilots.

Program Outcomes

  1. Have the necessary skills and training for Helicopter Theory proficiency which may be required for employment.
  2. Be able to improve or develop additional proficiencies required for professional growth or advancement in their current employment. All qualification training and tests are prescribed and follow the guide of the Federal Aviation.

Review Graduation Requirements.

Course Title Units
Required Courses
AMT A140Helicopter Theory and Operations3
AMT A290Helicopter Maintenance4
Total Units7

Program Sequence

These sequences at Orange Coast College are curriculum maps for students to finish all requirements for the certificate. There may be advisories, prerequisites, or time requirements that students need to consider before following these maps. Students are advised to meet with an Orange Coast College Counselor for alternate sequencing.

Plan of Study Grid
Year 1
Semester 1Units
AMT A140 Helicopter Theory and Operations 3
AMT A290 Helicopter Maintenance 1 4
 Total Units7

Only offered in Fall.