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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

SpaceTEC Partners, Inc. | Evaluated Learning Experience

CertTEC® Aviation Structures Level 1 (Basic)


Proficiency examination; varies.

Proctor sites authorized by SpaceTEC®.

May 2014 - Present.

Instructional delivery format: 
Proficiency exam
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful passing of this examination, students are able to: use knowledge of shop math, metal working tools, quality standards, and the physical properties and working characteristics of materials; to repair, fabricate, modify, install, and inspect structural components and assemblies.


In order to prepare for this examination, students will study the following topics: Introduction to Aviation; Shop Math; Personal/Environmental Safety; Aircraft Materials and Fasteners; Blueprints and Manuals; Aircraft Maintenance and Repair Documentation; Precision Measuring Equipment; Rivet Installation and Removal; Aerostructures Fabrication and Assembly; Aerostructures Repair.

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Aviation Mechanics, Aviation Structures or Aviation Technology (10/16).