Air Force Institute of Technology Admission into Aircraft Maintenance Engineers Initial Licence Preparatory Courses in November 2017
Posted: 19/Oct/2017

The Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT) is a higher education institution engaged in imparting knowledge, skills and learning to students using specializaed facilities and multi-disciplinary approach. AFIT is a centre of excellence for serious innovative research and development in the aerospace, aeronautical, aviation and allied industries/disciplines.

The Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) recently renewed the certification of AFIT as an Approved Training Organization (ATO). In this regard, the Institute commenced the fifth Initial Licence Preparatory Course (ILPC 05) in March 2017 and would end in November 2017. The next course (ILPC 06) is to be conducted for candidates that are desirous of obtaining the NCCA' Aircraft Maintenance Engineer's Licence. Admission into the programme is open to the general public. Accordingly, applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into AFIT's ILPC 06, which is scheduled to commence on Monday 27 November 2017 for a duration of 24 weeks. The available options are as follows:

a. Airframe and Power Plant Option.
b. Avionics Option.

The ILPC is a preparatory course sppecifically designed for military personnel and civilians in the field of aircraft maintenance. The course is meant to provide a good foundation for such individuals to enable them successfully undertake and pass NCAA examinations as a prelude to the issuance of the Aircraff Maintenance Engineer's Licence.

Admission Requigrements:
Candidates seeking admission into AFIT's ILPC are required to be either of the following:
a.   Holders of the Post Graduate Diploma in Aerospace Engineering with a minimum of pass from AFIT Kaduna.
b.   Holders of Higher National Diploma in Aircraft Engineering Technology with a minimum of lower credit pass from AFIT Kaduna.
c.   Individuals with equivalent qualifications in 4a and 4b above from other recognized institutions. 
d.   Candidates having recognized aviation training with a minimum qualification of NAF TTG certificate or ND Mechanical/Electrical/Electronic Engineering with not less than 10 years field experience. 

Mode of Application:
Interested military and civilian candidates are to download the application form from AFIT'S website at Duly completed forms are to be accompanied by copies of relevant credentials and bank deposit slips, evidencing due payment of N10,000.00 into AFIT bank account (Ecobank Plc, A/C Name - AFIT, A/C No- 3362019362). Completed forms and copies of deposit slips are to be submitted by hand or through courier service not later than Friday, 10 November 2017 to the following address:

Tel:    09028134088

The Registrar
Air Force Institute of Technology
PMB 2104, Nigerian Air Force Base, Kaduna 

David Ajayi
Group Captain