Learn the mechanics behind aerospace structures, their fundamental systems, and installation. San Jacinto College EDGE Center Houston Spaceport at Ellington Airport offers hands-on aerospace training on-site so you can keep pace with space.
The Aerospace Structures Technician training program prepares individuals for entry-level technician positions within aviation, aerospace, and other industries. This course focuses on basic aircraft structure technology including sheet metal assembly, maintenance, and repair. Students will learn hands-on skills such as drilling, riveting, deburring, countersinking, fastener usage, hand tools usage, and manufacturing safety protocols.
Training is offered face-to-face, hybrid/blended or fully online and may be customized to meet student and client needs. Grant funding may be available to eligible students & businesses.
April 18 to June 24, 2022
June 1 to August 10, 2022
- Blueprints, tools and materials
- Drilling and riveting
- Electrical bonding and grounding
- Sealants and safety
- Structures installation and assembly
- Introduction to aerospace systems (including flight control, mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, landing, electrical, fuel, and avionics)