NCTC Unmanned Aircraft Systems Maintenance Training Center
Northland Community & Technical College Unmanned Aircraft Systems Maintenance Training Center is the first program of its kind. This leading edge program will train you to work on the next generation of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV), and Remotely Piloted Vehicles (RPV).
Learn how the integration of UAS technology into the civil and commercial sectors will create an increased demand in the following career fields:
• UAS Maintenance Technician
• Imagery Analyst
• Sensor Analyst/Technician
• UAS Avionics Technician
• Imagery Analyst - Law Enforcement
• UAS Technician in Precision Agriculture
• UAS Mission Planning Specialist
• Test and Evaluation Technician - UAS
Over the next 15 years, 23,000 UAS jobs could be created in the U.S. Further, it is expected the UAS industry will generate between $30 billion and $65 billion in revenues in the next 5 years.
The Thief River Falls Aviation Technology program is one of the nation's outstanding vocational technical programs.
Aviation technology. One of today's most exciting career fields. And one that offers an incredibly bright future.
So, how do you get the training necessary to enter this challenging and exciting field?
By enrolling in a program that, according to the US Department of education, was selected as one of the nation's best--Northland Community and Technical College--Thief River Falls.
Offering Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approved training, Northland Community and Technical College's Aviation Campus is one of the nation's most modern and complete facilities. Students from around the world gain hands-on experience to learn the skills necessary to keep aircraft in the air.
Join those who have discovered the real difference in an aviation education-Northland Community and Technical College.
NCTC is proud to offer VA benefits to US military veterans.
Why Select Northland Community and Technical College?
This ultra-modern aviation campus. Featuring 86,000 square feet of training area, is located right at the Thief River Falls Regional Airport which features state-of-the-art equipment and facilities. NCTC has the ability to train students in all aspects of aviation: commercial, corporate, commuter, general and helicopters.
The instructional staff is obtained from the aviation industry; each with their own area of expertise. The Aviation Campus also features the latest in electronic technology with both Avionics and Electronics Technology programs available.
Northland Community and Technical College offers many other important extras such as: On-site Job Placement Services, On-site Computer and FAA Testing Center for Written Tests and a Women in Aviation support program.
Upon completion of either option, you will be eligible for the Federal Aviation Administration Airframe and Powerplant (FAA, A&P) license.
Get Started Today!
To learn more about your future in UAS, please contact Northland using the form on this page. We're here to answer all of your questions!
Sources: Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International; U.S. Department of Labor Statistics