National Aviation Academy (NAA) is proud to present the latest class of graduates from our Tampa Bay campus!
In Clearwater, FL, a graduation ceremony was held at Banquet Masters on June 7, 2022, for graduates who completed the Aviation Maintenance Professional (AMP) and Aviation Maintenance Technology (AMT) programs. The new NAA alumni received their diplomas as well as cords and awards recognizing their academic accomplishments and student life involvement.
Awards, Accolades, & Honors
Many graduates earned attendance awards, including perfect and outstanding attendance certificates. Graduating students were also awarded Top Team awards, Top Tech awards, and top students were recognized, including a valedictorian! Below are the recipients of each award:
– Valedictorian Candidates (recipient in bold): Brandon H., John K., Alexander M., Dustin S., Jose T.
– Top Team: Anthony A., Brandon H., John K., Hassan A., Peter M., Ross W.
– Top AMT Tech: Jose T.
– Top AMP Tech: Brandon H.
John K. was also awarded the first Nate Mitchell Above and Beyond award in remembrance of the late instructor. The spirit of going above and beyond is truly embodied in John, as it was in Nate.
NAA Alumni Prepare for Takeoff
With the aviation industry in recovery, employers are looking for skilled and enthusiastic Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) mechanics to keep our skies safe. This graduating class contains mechanics moving on to employment at Boeing, Corportate Aircraft Services, Dassault Aircraft Services, Draken, Embraer, GE Aviation, Gulfstream, Hawaiian Airlines, Honeywell, Pratt and Whitney, and other esteemed companies.
We congratulate the new alumni as they start their new adventure in the aviation industry!