Holland College | Aircraft Turbine Technician

Aircraft Turbine Technician

Start Date: September
Length: 1 Year
Location: Summerside Waterfront Campus
Credential: Certificate, Aircraft Turbine Technician
  • Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level
  • Grade 11 or 12 academic math
  • Résumé including work and volunteer experience with applicable dates, membership in groups, associations or athletics, awards and distinctions, and any other information about yourself relevant to the program

Note: Preference will be given to applicants with Grade 11 or 12 physics.

NOTE: If your first language is not English please review our English Language Requirements page.

Fees for the academic year 2020/2021. Please note: Tuition and Fees are listed in Canadian dollars.

First-year international students pay an additional $4,000 CAD student fee, second-year international students pay an additional $3,250 CAD student fee (2020/2021 only).
International Health Fee is an additional $750 per year.
International Student Fees are due on the first day of class.

Tuition and Other Fees 1st Year
Tuition $ 6,709
Student Union $ 168
Health Insurance Fee $420
Graduation Fee $100
First Aid/WHMIS $100
Total $7,497
1stinstallment due upon first day of class $4813
2ndinstallment due January 6 $ 2,684
Other Program Costs 1st Year
Books $ 140
Uniform/Safety Shoes/License Fee $ 100
Total $240

Graduates from this program find employment in the Aerospace industry:

  • Vector Aerospace
  • Action Aero
  • 3Points Aviation
  • Honeywell
  • Pratt and Whitney

Program Overview

Aircraft turbine technicians inspect aircraft engines, troubleshoot issues with mechanical systems, and modify, repair, and test turbine engines. You will learn the techniques, procedures, and documentation requirements you need to work in this growing industry. We place emphasis on practical training using a variety of turbine engines including the Pratt and Whitney 100 series turbine engine used on the de Havilland Dash 8 aircraft, the Pratt and Whitney PT6 engine, and the Rolls Royce 250 engine.

If you are looking for a mechanical and detail-oriented, hands-on career in a fast-paced industry, this is the program for you!

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This is a U.S. Federal Aid Approved program.

View a detailed list of courses for this program.


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