2015-2016 Academic Catalog 
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2015-2016 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Engineering Technology - Aircraft Electronics Technician Certificate

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Program Description This program trains students in electronic circuit analysis, functional testing, and troubleshooting of complex linear and digital systems. Additional material specific to aircraft maintenance and manufacturing is included. This program is intended to prepare a student to take the National Center for Aerospace and Transportation Technologies (NCATT) Aircraft Electronics Technician Certification exam. (NCATT) Aircraft Electronics Technician Certification exam. Students who complete the Robotics and Electronics ATA Degree program and ETEC 126 and ETEC 110 will also have completed the requirements for this certificate and are entitled to apply for this certificate. This certificate requires successful completion of a minimum of 38 credits as outlined. 

Advising Note This program requirement sheet is not a substitute for meeting with an academic advisor. Meeting the requirements to graduate with an Edmonds CC certificate or degree is ultimately the responsibility of the student.

Program Requirements (minimum 38 credits)


  1. Build a circuit from a schematic diagram.
  2. Solve electronics math problems.
  3. Use electronic test equipment to test and troubleshoot circuits.
  4. Apply industry standard methods to the replacement of parts and wiring.
  5. Identify major aircraft components and their purposes.

Program Notes

The program code for this certificate is 660A. For financial aid, advising, and other reasons, students should work with their advisor to ensure that this code is properly recorded on their academic record. 

The advisor for this program is: Kay Latimer | klatimer@edcc.edu | 425.640.1136

Department websites: Engineering Technology | www.edcc.edu/etec

Certificate General Information

Credit/Grade Requirements A minimum of 30 credits or one-third of the required college-level (100-level or above) credits, whichever is less, must be earned at Edmonds CC. Students are required to maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.0 in all college-level courses.

Program of Study Outcomes Student achievement is assessed in the general and program specific outcomes via the courses and course objectives that align with those outcomes. More information about program outcomes and course objectives can be found on the Using Program Requirement Sheets  page.

Students Are Advised To:

  • Plan their schedule several quarters in advance in order to accommodate courses that are offered only once or twice a year;
  • Review the college catalog for required course prerequisites and include these in schedule planning; and
  • Communicate with an academic advisor and/or a faculty advisor.

Graduation Application A completed Graduation Application form must be submitted online by the 10th day of the quarter in which the student expects to graduate. Note: Applications for summer quarter are due by the 8th day of the quarter.

Common Course Numbering Please refer to www.edcc.edu/ccn for more information.

College Resources

Gainful Employment Information may be available for this program.



Dean’s Signature and Date Advisor’s Signature and Date
Eff: summer 2015  

Internal Coding

EPC - 660A
TC - 38
CIP - 470609
Last revised - yyyy/mm/dd

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