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Airframe & Powerplant Course Outline

 

Subject Area

Subject Hours

Reference Materials

a. basic electricity

8

 FAA Handbook 8083-30; FARs, General Study Guide

b. aircraft drawings

2

 FAA Handbook 8083-30; FARs, General Study Guide

c. weight and balance

4

 FAA Handbook 8083-30; FARs, General Study Guide

d. fluid lines and fittings

2

 FAA Handbook 8083-30; FARs, General Study Guide

e. materials and processes

3

 FAA Handbook 8083-30; FARs, General Study Guide

f. ground operation and servicing

3

 FAA Handbook 8083-30; FARs, General Study Guide

g. cleaning and corrosion control

2

 FAA Handbook 8083-30; FARs, General Study Guide

h. mathematics

2

 FAA Handbook 8083-30; FARs, General Study Guide

i. maintenance forms and records

4

 FAA Handbook 8083-30; FARs, General Study Guide

j. basic physics

2

 FAA Handbook 8083-30; FARs, General Study Guide

k. maintenance publications

6

 FAA Handbook 8083-30; FARs, General Study Guide

l. mechanic privileges and limitations

2

 FAA Handbook 8083-30; FARs, General Study Guide

General total hours

40


Airframe & Powerplant Course Outline

 

Subject Area

Subject Hours

Reference Materials

a. wood structures

1

 FAA Handbook 8083-31; FARs, Airframe Study Guide

b. aircraft covering

1

 FAA Handbook 8083-31; FARs, Airframe Study Guide

c. aircraft finishes

2

 FAA Handbook 8083-31; FARs, Airframe Study Guide

d. sheet metal and non-metallic structures

12

 FAA Handbook 8083-31; FARs, Airframe Study Guide

e. welding

2

 FAA Handbook 8083-31; FARs, Airframe Study Guide

f. assembly and rigging

7

 FAA Handbook 8083-31; FARs, Airframe Study Guide

g. airframe inspection

4

 FAA Handbook 8083-31; FARs, Airframe Study Guide

h. aircraft landing gear systems

6

 FAA Handbook 8083-31; FARs, Airframe Study Guide

i. hydraulic and pneumatic power systems

4

 FAA Handbook 8083-31; FARs, Airframe Study Guide

j. cabin atmosphere control systems

3

 FAA Handbook 8083-31; FARs, Airframe Study Guide

k. aircraft instrument systems

3

 FAA Handbook 8083-31; FARs, Airframe Study Guide

l. communication and navigation systems

2

 FAA Handbook 8083-31; FARs, Airframe Study Guide

m. aircraft fuel systems

3

 FAA Handbook 8083-31; FARs, Airframe Study Guide

n. aircraft electrical systems

4

 FAA Handbook 8083-31; FARs, Airframe Study Guide

o. position and warning systems

2

 FAA Handbook 8083-31; FARs, Airframe Study Guide

p. ice and rain control systems

2

 FAA Handbook 8083-31; FARs, Airframe Study Guide

q. fire protection systems

2

 FAA Handbook 8083-31; FARs, Airframe Study Guide

Airframe total hours

60

     

Subject Area

Subject Hours

Reference Materials

a. reciprocating engines

6

FAA Handbook 8083-32; FARs, Powerplant  Study Guide

b. turbine engines

5

FAA Handbook 8083-32; FARs, Powerplant  Study Guide

c. engine inspection

4

FAA Handbook 8083-32; FARs, Powerplant  Study Guide

d. engine instrument systems

3

FAA Handbook 8083-32; FARs, Powerplant  Study Guide

e. engine fire protection systems

2

FAA Handbook 8083-32; FARs, Powerplant  Study Guide

f. engine electrical systems

4

FAA Handbook 8083-32; FARs, Powerplant  Study Guide

g. lubrication systems

2

FAA Handbook 8083-32; FARs, Powerplant  Study Guide

h. ignition and starting systems

10

FAA Handbook 8083-32; FARs, Powerplant  Study Guide

i. fuel metering systems

8

FAA Handbook 8083-32; FARs, Powerplant  Study Guide

j. engine fuel systems

3

FAA Handbook 8083-32; FARs, Powerplant  Study Guide

k. induction and engine airflow systems

3

FAA Handbook 8083-32; FARs, Powerplant  Study Guide

l. engine cooling systems

2

FAA Handbook 8083-32; FARs, Powerplant  Study Guide

m. engine exhaust and reverser systems

3

FAA Handbook 8083-32; FARs, Powerplant  Study Guide

n. propellers

4

FAA Handbook 8083-32; FARs, Powerplant  Study Guide

o. auxiliary power units

1

FAA Handbook 8083-32; FARs, Powerplant  Study Guide

Powerplant total hours

60


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