Become a B1.1 certified aircraft maintenance mechanic
Airbus estimates demand for 550 000 new maintenance engineers by the year of 2036 as the value of the global MRO (Maintenance Repair Organization) market doubles from $60 billion to $120 billion by 2036.
Part 66 Sub. Category B1.1 – mechanical (aircraft structure, jet engine, mechanical and electrical systems) for turbine powered aeroplanes. It is a training courses required for the Aircraft Maintenance License delivery, validated after 2 years of experience. This license, recognized by all the European countries, leads to obtain the authorization to deliver an aircraft certificate of release to service.
The participants will acquire the basic technical knowledge and principles necessary to fulfill the requirements for the application of an aircraft maintenance license.
The programme seeks to train aircraft maintenance specialists with appropriate aviation engineering background.
Students attend theoretical courses and apply them in workshop and on aircrafts to simulate various tests and maintenance operations.
Practical training will be held in Kaunas, Vilnius or Alytus from Sep 2019 till 2020 Feb.
All courses are conducted in English.
Afterwards, there is a possibility to continue part time studies at our university in Vilnius for 2 years and graduate with Wrexham Glyndwr University (UK) Bachelor’s degree in Aircraft maintenance.
Maintenance and Practice
Gas Turbine Engine, Propeller
Digital Techniques/ Electronic Instrument Systems
Turbine Aeroplane Aerodynamics
Materials and Hardware
Structures and Systems
As a part of a global industry the aircraft maintenance technician faces rapidly expanding opportunities and challenges (including travelling into space). For the talented aircraft maintenance technician there are many commercial and international opportunities. The diversity of skills associated with aircraft maintenance is therefore likely to expand.
After successfully completing training course, students are eligible to seek higher career opportunities in aviation industry worldwide and work in different sectors such as aircraft base maintenance, airline, aircraft leasing, aircraft component and engine overhaul, and aircraft manufacturing commercial and public service sectors, performing a range of processes on aeronautical products. He or she will undertake a number of processes including inspection, servicing, troubleshooting, removal, installation, rigging, testing and repairing.
Dependent on work location Aircraft Engineer with a B1.1 Certificate earns 3 000 – 4 000 EUR per month. Aircraft B1.1 Licensed Engineer earns at an average of 5 000 EUR monthly.