This curriculum provides individuals with the basic knowledge
and skills for a career as an Aviation Maintenance Technician
(AMT), generally known as an Airframe and Powerplant (A&P)
mechanic. Depending on the program option the student selects, the
AST program prepares the student for the written, oral, and
practical examinations for the FAA mechanic certificate with either
or both the airframe and powerplant ratings.