Transport Canada approved field maintenance courses for specific types of helicopter airframes and engines. Instructors have experience in maintenance under field conditions. Airframe and engine types taught are: Bell 204/205 series airframes; Bell 206 series airframes; Honeywell T53 series engines (Lycoming); and Lycoming LTS 101 series engines. In addition, online courses are available. Refer to the Transport Canada website for detailed license information.
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Location: Dawson Creek Campus
Possess, or hold the equivalent of, a valid Aircraft Maintenance Engineering License or be a graduate of structured aircraft maintenance training.
- Graduates of NLC's Basic “M” Aircraft Maintenance Engineering program receive a 25 per cent tuition discount on each Type Training course taken at NLC.
- The program is not eligible for Canada Student Loans.
- Students must provide safety equipment, including soft-soled footwear having CSA safety-toe protection, CSA safety glasses with clear lenses, and full-sleeved coveralls.
- Costs are listed in Canadian currency, include tuition and textbook fees, and must be paid in full at time of registration. Purchase orders will be processed for payment upon receipt.
- The College reserves the right to modify or cancel any program, course, timetable, fee or objective without notice or prejudice.These courses need a minimum of 4 students to run.
- Students wishing to complete a formal withdrawal must submit their withdrawal request a minimum of Ten (10) days in advance for a full refund. A fee of $250 will be kept to cover the administration costs incurred for the enrollment and withdrawal process.
- Should circumstances arise that do not allow for the refund to be submitted ten days in advance, this must be discussed with the Associate Dean of AME as this will incur further administration and cost recovery issues as a result.
- Failure to submit a withdrawal request or contact the Associate Dean of AME will result in loss of all course fees.
For registration/admission information for international students, please contact: International Education Department
Do you need more information? Please contact the Associate Dean of AME: Leo Manning
For registration/admission information, please contact: DC Student Services
Phone: 250-784-7587 Toll free: 1-866-463-6652, Ext 7587
Hours: 8:00 am-4:00 pm (Mountain Standard Time)
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