Since 1929, PIA has produced top notch aircraft mechanics and avionics technicians to enter the workforce in aviation maintenance, electronics, and other related fields. Our graduates are in demand throughout the US, and PIA offers placement assistance to help both students and alumni in their pursuit of employment in the field of aviation.
Are you interested in aircraft? What about electronics, engines or sheet metal work? Do you just like working with your hands? If you answered yes to any of the above questions, The Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics (PIA) is the school for you!
PIA’s specialized Aviation Maintenance Technology (AMT) and Aviation Electronics Technology (AET) programs provide hands on experience. Our aviation maintenance program will prepare you for an exciting career as a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certified aircraft mechanic, and our aviation electronics (or avionics) program leads to opportunities as a Federal Communications Commission (FCC) licensed avionics technician.
PIA will offer the AG383 Rotorcraft Systems & Maintenance elective course this Spring at the Pittsburgh Campus The course is open to students who have completed the first three quarters of study at PIA’s main campus or one term at any of the branch campuses. The course will run from April 21 – May 22
PIA’s annual Spring Career Fair will take place at the Pittsburgh Campus on March 18th, between 10;00 AM and 2:00 PM. Employers will be meeting with interested parties during the event and many will be accepting resumes. The following employers are planning on attending the event: Piedmont Airlines CMR USA, Inc. Stephenson Equipment Endeavor