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Engineering – Aerospace and Mining Technology

Apply basic engineering principles and technical skills in a wide variety of projects (design, create, test). Instruction will be problem-based with a special focus on aerospace technology, mining technology, alternative energy, and power systems including solar. Additional topics include computer-aided design, electronics, hydraulics, mechanical drawing, robotics, and precision measurement.


  • Year 1: OSHA 10 – Manufacturing (Career Safe), NC3 Multimeter, & NC3 Precision Measuring
  • Year 2: Certified Solidworks Associate (CSWA)
  • Year 3: Introduction to Mechatronics – National Correlation of Certification Centers (NC3)

Things to Consider About This Program

  • Ability to collaborate and work with a team
  • Ability to work independently
  • Self initiative and problem solving   
  • Strong critical thinking and creative skills
  • Ability to spend prolonged periods of time in front of a computer screen

Direct Employment

  • Engineering Technician
  • Manufacturing Equipment Technician
  • CAD Technician

Jobs Available After Additional or Advanced Training

  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Engineering Technologist
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Aerospace Engineer
  • Civil Engineer
  • Engineer in other fields


Grades 10-12

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Engineering – Aerospace and Mining Technology


JTED @ The Bridges:

Monday through Friday bell schedule (earns 2 credits per year)


Mondays & Wednesdays 4 to 6:30 p.m.

Program Completion/Sequence

Year 1: Introduction to fields of engineering, experience with industry software programs, professional skills and communication. Introduction to lab equipment, technical writing, and small design projects.

Year 2: Larger projects and more experience using lab equipment.

Year 3: Mostly project based with more focus on gaining certifications and preparing for industry.



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Locations offering Engineering – Aerospace and Mining Technology:

  • Innovation Tech High School
  • JTED @ The Bridges
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