Aviation Maintenance Technology

AMTG 1010 Aircraft Math and Physics
A basic course involving the fundamentals of mathematics, physics, and aerodynamics and their relationship to aircraft maintenance.
PREREQUISITES: None

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 3 Total Credits 3 Clock Hours 12

AMTG 1020 Aircraft Drawings
A basic course covering the fundamentals of aircraft drawings, sketches, blueprints, graphs, and charts.
PREREQUISITES: None

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 2 Total Credits 2 Clock Hours 10

AMTG 1030 Ground Operation and Servicing
A course of study which prepares the student for basic flight line duties such as fueling, directing, securing, taxiing, and providing fire suppression for airplanes and helicopters.
PREREQUISITES: None

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 1 Clock Hours 12

AMTG 1040 Materials and Processes
A study in the use of precision measuring tools, the identification of aircraft hardware and materials, nondestructive testing methods, inspection of welded structures, and basic heat-treating processes.
PREREQUISITES: None

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 1 Clock Hours 13

AMTG 1050 Fluid Lines and Fittings
A course covering the fabrication, installation, and inspection of flexible and rigid fluid lines.
PREREQUISITES: None

Lecture Hours 1 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 2 Clock Hours 10

AMTG 1060 Cleaning and Corrosion Control
A course covering the selection of cleaning materials and cleaning of aircraft and the inspection, identification, removal, and treatment of aircraft corrosion.
PREREQUISITES: None

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 1 Clock Hours 12

AMTG 1070 Weight and Balance
A course of study includes solving weight and balance problems, computing forward and aft-loaded center of gravity limits, equipment changes, loading schedules, helicopter weight and balance and examining weight and balance records.
PREREQUISITES: None

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 1 Clock Hours 12

AMTG 1080 Documents and Regulations
The study and application of FAA and manufactures maintenance publications, mechanic privileges and limitations, and maintenance forms and records.
PREREQUISITES: None

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 1 Clock Hours 12

AMTG 1100 Aircraft Fuel Systems
The study of the installation, inspection, maintenance, removal, overhaul, repair, and pressure and temperature warning systems, valves, and fuel pumps.
PREREQUISITES: None

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 1 Clock Hours 12

AMTG 1110 Aircraft and Engine Fire Protection
A study in the operation and inspection of smoke and carbon monoxide detection.
PREREQUISITES: None

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 1 Clock Hours 12

AMTG 1090 Basic Electricity
A basic course covering the relationship, measurement, and the calculation of voltage, current resistance, continuity, and power in DC circuits, as well as the calculation of power, capacitance, resistance, and inductance in AC circuits. The inspection, servicing, and theory of operation of the different types of aircraft electrical systems are also discussed.
PREREQUISITES: None

Lecture Hours 1 Lab Hours 2 Total Credits 3 Clock Hours 15

AMTA 2010 Wood Structures and Covering
A study of the wooden structures and the organic/inorganic fabrics, which covers these structures.
PREREQUISITES: None

Lecture Hours 1 Lab Hours 0 Total Credits 1 Clock Hours 12

AMTA 2020 Aircraft Finishes
A study of the selection, application, and subsequent inspection of aircraft finishes and trim.
PREREQUISITES: None

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 1 Clock Hours 12

AMTA 2031 Aircraft Structures
A study which involves the bending, forming, riveting, and inspecting of aircraft metallic structures made of aluminum sheets. The course also includes a study of the various forms of nonmetallic structures, which includes the inspection and repair of these structures.
PREREQUISITES: None

Lecture Hours 2 Lab Hours 2 Total Credits 4 Clock Hours 20

AMTA 2050 Welding
An introductory course to the science and methodology of welding, brazing, and soldering.
PREREQUISITES: none

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 1 Clock Hours 12

AMTA 2060 Assembly and Rigging
A course of study detailing the assembly of primary and secondary flight controls and the subsequent rigging of these controls. Both fixed and rotary wing aircraft are addressed.
PREREQUISITES: none

Lecture Hours 1 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 2 Clock Hours 10

AMTA 2070 Hydraulics and Pneumatics
A study of the aircraft's hydraulic and pneumatic systems and the associated components.
PREREQUISITES: none

Lecture Hours 1 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 2 Clock Hours 10

AMTA 2080 Landing Gear and Position/ Warning System
A study of both large and small aircraft landing gear systems and their associated retractable landing gear as well as stall warning and other P & W systems.
PREREQUISITES: none

Lecture Hours 1 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 2 Clock Hours 10

AMTA 2090 Aircraft Electrical Systems
A course involving the installation, checking, servicing, and repairing of electrical wiring, controls, switches, indicators, components, and circuit protective devices.
PREREQUISITES: none

Lecture Hours 1 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 2 Clock Hours 10

AMTA 2100 Aircraft Instruments
A course of study on aircraft flight instruments, which includes principles of operation, purpose, removals, installation, and systems integration.
PREREQUISITES: none

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 1 Clock Hours 12

AMTA 2110 Communication and Navigation System
A study of the communication and navigation systems found on both general aviation and X air carrier aircraft. Topics include autopilots, VHF & UHF radios, pulse systems, radar, antenna placement, and equipment installations.
PREREQUISITES: none

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 1 Clock Hours 12

AMTA 2120 Cabin Atmosphere
A course involving the principles of operation, servicing, inspecting, removing, installing, checking, troubleshooting, and repairing heating, cooling, air conditioning, pressurization, and oxygen systems.
PREREQUISITES: none

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 1 Clock Hours 12

AMTA 2130 Ice and Rain
A study of airborne systems to control the formation and removal of structural ice and rain.
PREREQUISITES: none

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 1 Clock Hours 12

AMTA 2140 Airframe Inspection
A course of study which allows the student to use previous studies to perform airframe  conformity and airworthiness inspections.
PREREQUISITES: none

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 2 Clock Hours 12

AMTP 2210 Reciprocating Engines
A study of the overhaul, repair, inspection, and troubleshooting of both opposed and radial reciprocating engines.
PREREQUISITES: none

Lecture Hours 1 Lab Hours 2 Total Credits 3 Clock Hours 15

AMTP 2220 Turbine Engines and APU
A study of the theory, design, construction, installation, repair, and operation of turbine engines and turbine powered APU.
PREREQUISITES: none

Lecture Hours 2 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 3 Clock Hours 12

AMTP 2230 Induction and Engine Airflow Systems
A course of studies involving both turbine and reciprocating engine induction and airflow   systems. Topics include ice/rain protection, heat exchangers, turbo chargers, filters, and   intake manifolds.
PREREQUISITES: none

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 1 Clock Hours 30

AMTP 2240 Exhaust (Reverser) and Cooling Systems
A course of studies, in which both reciprocating and turbine exhaust and cooling systems   are inspected, serviced, checked, and repaired.
PREREQUISITES: none

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 1 Clock Hours 30

AMTP 2250 Lubrication Systems
A study of the lubrication systems of both turbine and reciprocating engines. Topics include troubleshooting of the system.
PREREQUISITES: none

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 1 Clock Hours 45

AMTP 2260 Engine Electrical Systems
A course study involving the installation, checking, servicing, and repairing of electrical systems.
PREREQUISITES: none

Lecture Hours 1 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 2 Clock Hours 60

AMTP 2270 Engine Instruments
A study of the instrumentation used in monitoring both reciprocating and turbine engine performance.
PREREQUISITES: none

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 1 Clock Hours 30

AMTP 2280 Ignition and Starting Systems
A course of study in the repair, servicing, and troubleshooting of both reciprocating and   turbine engine ignition and starting systems. Topics include magnetos, ignition leads, spark   plugs/igniters, and electrical/pneumatic starters.
PREREQUISITES: none

Lecture Hours 1 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 2 Clock Hours 75

AMTP 2290 Fuel Metering Systems
A study of the fuel metering systems of both reciprocating and turbine engines. Topics include the inspection, repairing, servicing, and troubleshooting of these systems.
PREREQUISITES: none 

Lecture Hours 2 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 3 Clock Hours 90

AMTP 2300 Propellers and Rotors
A study of propellers, helicopter rotors, and their related systems, including maintenance, inspections, modifications, and overhaul techniques and practices.
PREREQUISITES: none

Lecture Hours 2 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 3 Clock Hours 90

AMTP 2310 Engine Inspection
A course of study that allows the student to use previous studies to perform engine conformity and airworthiness inspections.
PREREQUISITES: none

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 1 Clock Hours 90

CPTR 1000 Introduction to Computers
An introductory study of computer system components, operating system environments.  Internet concepts, and security issues. Includes a hands-on study emphasizing computer hardware and various operating systems features.
PREREQUISITES: None

Lecture Hours 1 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 2 Clock Hours 45

JOBS 2450 Job Seeking Skills
This course is required of all Technical Diploma and Associate Degree students and should be taken during their last semester of enrollment prior to completion of diploma/degree requirements. 

This course assists students in making immediate and future decisions concerning job choices and educational growth by compiling résumés, evaluating job offers, and outlining information essential to finding, applying for, and terminating a job. It also includes personal/career assessments including foundational Work Keys assessments, application for the Louisiana Work Ready! (National Career Ready) Certificate.

The completion of a student career presentation portfolio to minimum specifications will be a requirement for course completion.
PREREQUISITES: ORNT 1000

Lecture Hours 2 Lab Hours 0 Total Credit Hours 2 Clock Horus 30

ENGL 1015 English Composition 1
The study of the basic rhetorical modes of English composition with emphasis on prewriting, writing, and revising techniques utilizing correct English grammar, usage, and punctuation.
PREREQUISITES: English score of at least 20 on the Enhanced ACT, successful completion of Developmental English, or permission of the campus CAO.

Lecture Hours 1 Lab Hours 0 Total Credits 1 Clock Hours 30

MATH 1015 College Algebra
Linear and quadratic equations and inequalities, radical and rational equations, complex numbers, graphing, functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, polynomial equations, systems of linear equations and inequalities. 
PREREQUISITES: Math score of at least 21 on the Enhanced ACT, successful completion of Developmental Math, or permission of the campus CAO.

Lecture Hours 3 Lab Hours 0 Total Credits 3 Clock Hours 20

PSYC 2015 Introduction to Psychology
An overview of psychology designed to expose students to the major theories, research practices, and applied areas of psychology.
PREREQUISITES: None

Lecture Hours 3 Lab Hours 0 Total Credits 3 Clock Hours 45

PHSC 1015 Physical Science 1
Introductory study of topics in physical science including motion, energy, temperature, light and sound, electricity, and atomic structure.
PREREQUISITES: None

Lecture Hours 3 Lab Hours 0 Total Credits 3 Clock Hours 45

SPCH 1015 Introduction to Public Speaking
Designed to teach students basic public presentation principles and skills. Students complete one speech each of personal introduction, information, persuasion, demonstration, and special occasion (influential person).
PREREQUISITES: None

Lecture Hours 3 Lab Hours 0 Total Credits 3 Clock Hours 20

CSRV 1000 Customer Service
Designed to teach students basic public presentation principles and skills. Students complete one speech each of personal introduction, information, persuasion, demonstration, and special occasion (influential person).
PREREQUISITES: Consent of instructor

Lecture Hours 2 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 3 Clock Hours 35

CSRV 2000 Customer Service
The assessment to earn sales certification measures and validates
knowledge in the following areas: prepares for selling, gains customer commitment and closes the sale,
develops and implements sales and follow-up plan. The interactive curriculum is built upon the national
sales standards. Upon completion of the course students will be eligible to schedule the NRF National
Professional Certification in Sales. Successful candidates prove their demonstration of knowledge and
skills important to successful employment in sales and service centers and will receive a certification
and a pin. These credentials are portable from state to state since this is a national certification. 
PREREQUISITES: Customer Service 1000

Lecture Hours 3 Lab Hours 0 Total Credit Hours 3 Clock Hours 45

ENTP 1000 Fundamentals Of Entrepreneurship
This course is an introduction to the entrepreneurial process and the skills needed to plan, organize, manage, operate and finance a small business.
PREREQUISITES: Consent of instructor

Lecture Hours 3 Lab Hours 0 Total Credit Hours 3 Clock Hours 45

AMTP 2991 Special Projects 1
A course designed for the student who has demonstrated specific special needs.
PREREQUISITES: Consent of instructor

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 1 Total Credits 1 Clock Hours 30

AMTP 2993 Special Projects 2
A course designed for the student who has demonstrated specific special needs.
PREREQUISITES: Consent of instructor

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 2 Total Credits 2 Clock Hours 60

AMTP 2995 Special Projects 3
A course designed for the student who has demonstrated specific special needs.
PREREQUISITES: Consent of instructor

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 3 Total Credits 3 Clock Hours 90

AMTP 2996 Special Projects 4
A course designed for the student who has demonstrated specific special needs.
PREREQUISITES: Consent of instructor

Lecture Hours 3 Lab Hours 0 Total Credits 3 Clock Hours 45

AMTP 2997 Practicum
A Practicum provides supervised on-the-job work experience related to the student's education objectives. Students participating in Practicum do not receive compensation.
PREREQUISITES: Consent of instructor

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 3 Total Credits 3 Clock Hours 135

AMTP 2999 Cooperative Education
Cooperative Education provides supervised on-the-job work experience related to the student's educational objectives.  Students participating in Cooperative Education receive compensation for their work.
PREREQUISITES: Consent of instructor

Lecture Hours 0 Lab Hours 3 Total Credits 3 Clock Hours 25