Take your career to new heights

Launch your professional aviation career at Western Suffolk BOCES whose school of Aviation Maintenance Technology is approved by the Federal Aviation Administration. For more than 50 years, this AMT School on Long Island, NY, has helped prepare students to become FAA certified Airframe and Powerplant technicians. Those with FAA certifications in Airframe and Powerplant will find good salaries, excellent benefits and personal satisfaction in this exciting field.

This 1,910-hour AMT program is located at Wilson Tech’s Republic Airport campus in Farmingdale, NY. BOCES offers small classes, state-of-the-art equipment and highly skilled and experienced instructors. Those who satisfactorily complete this AMT school are eligible to take the FAA exams that lead to FAA licenses in Airframe and Powerplant.

Western Suffolk BOCES is accredited by theĀ Council on Occupational Education (COE)

FAA approvedFederal Aviation Regulation School (FAR147)

Council on Occupational Education
Federal Aviation Administration

why choose boces amt program?

  • Low tuition
  • Tool bag and tools included in tuition
  • FAA-approved school
  • Financial aid/payment plans available
    to those who qualify
  • Daytime classes with FAA-certified instructors
  • Approved for ACCES, VR, VA
  • Diverse student population
  • Veteran and Military benefit
  • Hands-on training in five dedicated labs
  • Free waiver for oral and practical
    Designated Mechanics Exam (DME)
  • Waiver for approved military training (DD214E
  • Lifetime job placement
  • Satisfactorily complete BOCES AMT School and be eligible to take written, oral and practical tests with Federal Aviation Administration for the Mechanic’s Certification with both Airframe and Powerplant ratings