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HANDS-ON TRAINING. LIFELONG SKILLS. LIMITLESS OPPORTUNITIES.

HANDS-ON TRAINING. LIFELONG SKILLS. LIMITLESS OPPORTUNITIES.

Interested in earning Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) certifications? Wondering what it takes, and how to make it happen? National Aviation Academy’s (NAA) A&P training focuses on how to become certified to work on, fix and maintain aircraft in an exciting career field with LIMITLESS opportunities. No prior airframe and powerplant experience necessary!

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NAA is a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) APPROVED aircraft mechanic school located in sunny Tampa Bay, FL, just minutes from Clearwater beach. Our hands-on training is taught by A&P certified instructors, bringing years of real-world experience and aviation knowledge directly to you! 14-month and 21-month A&P training courses offer both day and night classes to fit your schedule. Lifetime** career placement services are available upon graduation. Connect with us to find out why leaders like Boeing, Delta and GE travel from across the U.S. to visit NAA multiple times each year to recruit the next generation of A&P certified technicians!

Aviation Maintenance Professional

Aviation Maintenance Professional (AMP) is the 21-month program that combines AMT and AAS.The fusion of A&P certification and avionics training makes individuals better prepared for the future demands in the aviation industry.

Aviation Maintenance Technology

Aviation Maintenance Technology (AMT) is the 14-month program that prepares students to become certified Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) technicians. It is the core training required to work as an aviation maintenance technician.

Advanced Aircraft Systems

Advanced Aircraft Systems (AAS) is the 7-month program built around the need for technicians trained on the wiring and electronic systems within aircraft. The future needs of the industry are increasingly reliant on evolving technologies.

Why Choose NAA

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HANDS ON TRAINING

prepares individuals to test for federal licensure. Graduates can then obtain employment in aviation maintenance and advanced aircraft systems.
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FLEXIBILITY

Both day and night classes are offered for flexibility of schedule. Night classes are currently offered at the Tampa Bay Campus.
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GLOBAL NETWORK & REPUTATION

NAA has achieved a worldwide reputation of excellence in the aviation maintenance field.

Featured Educators

Jesse Walker

Jesse Walker

Advanced Aircraft Systems Instructor

Forward-thinking and skilled in avionics, Jesse has his eyes on what’s next in the aviation industry. His background includes experience at GE Aviation, Honeywell, and General Dynamics, in addition to US Navy service. Electric and electronic theory, digital systems, and troubleshooting are some of what you’ll learn in his class.

Daniel Bannister

Daniel Bannister

Powerplant Instructor

A Veteran of the US Marines, Daniel is passionate about engines. He makes engine and airframe electrical systems approachable to students with or without prior hands-on or mechanic experience. Drawing on prior industry experience at PEMCO, Flightstar, and Dyncorp, he enjoys sharing what he’s learned with future A&Ps.

Chris Burchell

Chris Burchell

Airframe Instructor

With over thirty years in aviation, Chris is NAA’s resident master of sheet metal. He has worked with industry leaders such as Bombardier, National Flight, and Evergreen. He identifies and grows airframe talent in subjects such as sheet metal, composites, welding, riveting, and aircraft finishes.

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HANDS-ON TRAINING. LIFELONG SKILLS. LIMITLESS OPPORTUNITIES.

Interested in earning Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) certifications? Wondering what it takes, and how to make it happen? National Aviation Academy’s (NAA) A&P training focuses on how to become certified to work on, fix and maintain aircraft in an exciting career field with LIMITLESS opportunities. No prior airframe and powerplant experience necessary!

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