Aerospace Structures Technician: Online Certificate Program

A technician working on an aircraft engine

This program is a great fit for:

Individuals interested in a career in advanced manufacturing

Recent high school graduates

Current advanced manufacturing workers looking to upskill or grow their career

Launch your career in manufacturing by earning your Aerospace Structures Technician Certificate. Build the skills you need to succeed at the frontier of innovation and production excellence within the growing aerospace industry. You’ll learn the intricacies of aircraft structures and ensure top-notch quality at every stage of manufacturing. Earn your certificate online and transform your career in as little as 6 to 12 months!

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Course length

12 weeks

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Weekly time commitment

20 hours

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Build a deep knowledge of aircraft structures manufacturing by earning your Aerospace Structures Technician Certificate. During the program, you’ll learn to assemble, fit, fasten and install parts of airplanes, space vehicles or missiles. As you build the skills needed to manipulate tails, wings, fuselages, bulkheads, landing gear and ventilating systems, you’ll be prepared for a fulfilling, rewarding career path in the rapidly expanding aerospace manufacturing sector.

Why Choose Siena Heights University?

Siena Heights University’s Workforce Development certificate programs were built to meet the needs of modern-day students. You can start learning as soon as today and be on the path to a fulfilling new career in just a few weeks or months.

Online and self-paced coursework

Affordable tuition

Fulfilling, flexible job opportunities

Industry-leading credentials

Clinicals included (if necessary)

Certificates matched to industry demands

Aerospace engineering technologists and technicians in Michigan earn an average salary of $63,220 per year.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Is this Aerospace Structures Technician Certificate Program right for me? 

  • Do you have a keen interest in manufacturing and an innate drive to solve interesting problems?  
  • Are you searching for a career path that lets you join the workforce in a relatively short amount of time?  
  • Are you eager to acquire hands-on skills and apply them in a manufacturing environment?  
  • Can you thrive in a dynamic setting, where adaptability and quick thinking are key?  
  • Does the idea of working collaboratively with a team excite you?  
  • Are you meticulous, with a knack for working with your hands and with heavy machinery? 

Career Paths

Aerospace Structures Technician
Aircraft Sheet Metal Mechanic
Aircraft Structural Assembler
Aircraft Welder
Aircraft Repair Technician