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What Does an Aircraft Mechanic Do?

Do you have a passion for airplanes? Do you like working with your hands and solving technical problems? If this sounds like you, then you may be interested in becoming an aircraft mechanic. Aircraft mechanics are in demand. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the demand for aircraft mechanics is projected to grow 11% by 2030.* But you might be asking yourself, what does an aircraft mechanic do? What Does an Aircraft Mechanic

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What Industries Employ NDT Technicians?

Are you interested in becoming a non-destructive testing (NDT) technician but not sure what industries you can prepare for? There are many options for graduates of MIAT College of Technology’s NDT Advanced Technician program to pursue.* Whether you have a passion for aviation, automotive or another industry, NDT technicians are in demand. So, what is NDT? What Is NDT? NDT stands for non-destructive testing. It is product testing for extreme quality assurance. An NDT technician

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What Trade Can I Learn in 9 Months or Less?

Are you looking for a new hands-on career that is both challenging and exciting? Not able to stay out of the workforce for even a year or have other responsibilities that you must attend to? The good news is that there are trade programs that can be completed in seven to nine months by attending full time. There is no need to only attend a traditional college to learn a trade. You can be prepared

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What Skills Make a Good NDT Technician?

Are you interested in training to become an NDT technician but are unsure about which skills you’ll need? Some of the skills that make a good NDT technician can be gleaned through coursework at MIAT College of Technology and built upon throughout your career.1 So, what is NDT? What Is NDT? NDT stands for non-destructive testing. It is product testing for extreme quality assurance. An NDT technician uses various tools and techniques to analyze materials

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Which Certifications Are Best for HVAC?

Do you have 9 months to train to become an HVAC technician and prepare for certifications that can help you to stand out from the crowd? Are you wondering which certifications you should focus on to help prepare for a career in HVAC?1 If you are unsure, the good news is that the HVACR Technician Program at MIAT College of Technology offers curriculum to help you prepare to test for these important HVAC certifications.2 Which

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What Are the Benefits of Attending a Technical School?

Looking to start a career but unsure of your new path? Do you have four years to get an education, or do you have responsibilities that compel you to complete your education in less than a year? If you want to learn a new trade in months, rather than years, attending a technical school may be the right path for you. What Is a Technical School? A technical school, often called a vocational or trade

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Are Wind Turbine Technicians In Demand?

Are you interested in training to become a wind turbine technician? The global energy sector is growing, and there are many opportunities that weren’t available even a decade ago. If you’re interested in technology and energy, then becoming a wind turbine technician may be a good fit. Are Wind Turbine Technicians In Demand? The demand for wind turbine technicians is growing — employment is projected to grow 68% from 2020 to 2030, much faster than

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Does the Industry Need More Aircraft Mechanics?

Do you have a passion for aviation and engineering? Do you love working with your hands and solving problems? If you have keen attention to detail and are interested in knowing how things work, then training to become an aircraft mechanic could be for you. Aircraft mechanics work with aviation equipment to maintain, repair and upgrade planes, light aircraft and helicopters. They are crucial to air travel both locally and internationally. And more importantly, they

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Is Robotics and Automation a Good Career?

Do you have a passion for robots and an interest in fixing things? Do you have 12 months to start a new and exciting career in robotics and automation? If this sounds like you then becoming a robotics and automation technician may be the right career path for you. What Is Robotics and Automation? Robotics and automation is a diverse field. Whether working at distribution hubs, warehouses or factories, there are many industries and organizations

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How Do I Join an NDT Technician Course?

Are you interested in becoming an NDT technician but not sure which courses you should take? A popular way to become an NDT technician is through trade school. Courses in a program give a hands-on understanding of the field by using non-destructive testing equipment from the field. Students also learn from industry experts who have years of experience. Becoming an NDT technician gives the opportunity to solve various types of problems and challenges. But like

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