7651 Airport Blvd
Houston, TX 77061
(713) 644-7777

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Where can you go for the best entertainment, sports, cultural arts, dining, and nightlife? Look no further than Houston, Texas. It's home to a respected and energetic cultural arts scene, the oldest African-American theater in the Southwest, and the brains behind the United States space exploration. Houston is as diverse a city as they come.

Houston's moderate climate encourages year-round recreation. Gulf beaches, a boardwalk, lakes, over 150 public and private golf courses and hundreds of parks make getting out and about a pleasure. Houston has recorded just 14 snow days since 1939. The normal maximum temperature in January is 62 degrees, and the normal temperature in July is 94 degrees.

Houston's professional sports teams and players are not the only reason sports fans are flocking to the games. Houston offers three of the most state-of-the-art stadiums in the world - Minute Maid Park, home of the Astros; Reliant Stadium, home the Houston Texans and the annual Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo; and the Toyota Center arena, home to the Houston Rockets and Aeros. All stadiums are linked by METRORail. Houston's newest professional team, the Houston Dynamo soccer teams, plays its home matches at the new BBVA Compass Stadium.

Start your aviation career at AIM's aircraft technician school in Houston, TX. With three major airports, Houston is one of the nation's premier international gateways linking the region to more than 185 destinations. George Bush International Airport is ranked the eighth busiest airport in the United States for total passengers with nearly 42 million people travelling through the airport in 2009.

Programs Available:

Aviation Institute of Maintenance offers the following aircraft mechanic programs that can help you get started in the exciting field of Aviation Maintenance. For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who have completed the program, and other important information, please click here.

Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT)

The Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT) program is designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills to excel as an aircraft mechanic. This training prepares you to pass the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) test to become a certified Airframe and Powerplant Technician for employment in aviation maintenance.

Maintenance Technician

The Maintenance Technician program draws from AIM's core coursework in professional maintenance fields, introducing the student to electricity, surfaces and controls, transportation structures, power systems, hydraulics, and electrical control systems. The student is also guided in following process procedures, adequately documenting maintenance procedures within forms and records, ensuring a safe and compliant working environment, and developing as a maintenance professional.

Courses Available:

Unmanned Aircraft Systems

The UAS Operator and Flight Training course will teach students basic and advanced airmanship skills with a focus on aerial photography with mission planning and execution that can be applied to agriculture, real estate, and infrastructure inspection jobs. Over two days, students will learn the basics of flight, preflight, mission planning techniques and progress to advanced/skilled maneuvers.

This course is avocational in nature and is not included in ACCSC’s scope of accreditation – not Title IV eligible.

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Aviation Institute of Maintenance - Houston, TX
7651 Airport Blvd
Houston, TX 77061
(713) 644-7777

Accreditations & Associations

◈ Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certified to operate an Aviation Maintenance Technician School under FAA Regulations Part 147

◈ Certified by the U.S. Department of Education to participate in Federal Title IV programs

◈ Aviation Technical Education Council (ATEC)

◈ State Approving Agency for Veterans Education and Training

◈ Northrop Rice Foundation

◈ Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA)

◈ Women in Aviation International (WAI)

◈ Women in Aviation International - Space City Chapter

◈ Vocational Rehabilitation

◈ Professional Aviation Maintenance Association (PAMA)

◈ Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA)

◈ Texas Aviation Association

◈ Military Tuition Assistance

◈ Student Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP)