NAA—Tampa Bay hosted a graduation ceremony for Classes 4/18 AMT and 11/18 AMP on July 9, 2019 at the Central Park Performing Arts Center in Largo, FL. Family and friends gathered to celebrate with students who successfully completed NAA’s Aviation Maintenance Technology (AMT) and Aviation Maintenance Professional (AMP) programs.
Graduations are an opportunity to recognize the many achievements of each graduate, and our July 2019 ceremony was no exception!
Students who exhibited outstanding achievement were honored with specialized awards. Bryce B. was the July 2019 valedictorian. Adam S. was named Top Technician-AMT and Dharaj S. earned Top Technician-AMP. Awards were also presented for AMP Perfect Attendance, AMP Outstanding Attendance, AMT Perfect Attendance, and AMT Outstanding Attendance. Team four, whose members included Randy M., Dharaj S., James S., John S., Parker S., and Bryce Bieling, was named both Top Powerplant Team AND Top Airframe Team.
Students from these classes have already been hired by: Airborne, Boeing, Lockheed Martin, Pratt & Whitney, PEMAIR, and Piper.
Graduation is only the beginning. We can’t wait to see what each of these newly-minted alumni will achieve in the aviation industry and beyond.
NAA makes a huge difference for anyone considering a career as an aircraft mechanic. It was a memorable experience to this day. It’s a great decision for anyone willing to work hard.