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Certificate in
Aviation Maintenance Technology Part 65

The Certificate in Aviation Maintenance Technology Part 65 supports those pursuing the technical requirements outlined in Part 65.77 of the FAR.

About the Certificate in Aviation Maintenance Technology Part 65

Earning the Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) Certificate will put you on the path to a fulfilling career in aviation maintenance — but you’ll need the right experience and knowledge to make it through the testing process. 

If you have already satisfied the experience requirements established by the FAA to qualify for license testing, then the Certificate in Aviation Maintenance Technology Part 65 from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University — Worldwide can help you power up your skills for the written, oral and practical examination.

Student Learning Outcomes

While earning an online A&P Certificate you will have the opportunity to:  

  • Evaluate aviation safety and the impact of human factors on safety. 
  • Learn about aviation maintenance operations for all types of aerial vehicles. 
  • Understand basic concepts of ground and flight safety.  


About Aviation Maintenance Technology Part 65 at the Worldwide & Online Campus

This Embry‑Riddle Certificate Program is designed to support students who wish to pursue certification requirements outlined in Part 65.77 of the Federal Aviation Regulations: 

Each applicant that applies for an A&P license or rating must present either an appropriate graduation certificate or certificate of completion from a certified aviation maintenance technician school (Part 147 school) or documentary evidence satisfactory to the administrator of:  

  • (a) At least 18 months of practical experience with the procedures, practices, materials, tools, machine tools and equipment generally used in constructing, maintaining or altering airframes or powerplants appropriate to the rating sought; or  
  • (b) At least 30 months of practical experience concurrently performing the duties appropriate to both the airframe and powerplant ratings   

Aviation Maintenance Technology Part 65 Information 

  • Credits: 18 
  • Online or In-Person: Fully Online 

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