Program Overview

Students enrolled in the Aviation program will learn the principles of flight, basic principles of aviation, air traffic control systems, pilot maintenance, FAA rules and regulations. Students will also engage with drones and a variety of flight simulators with the prospect of earning industry credentials and licensures over the course of the program. This course will prepare students in every aspect of aviation to prepare them to get airborne after graduation.

A group of five students of mixed backgrounds lines up behind a drone that is flying in front of them.

What you will learn

  • Aviation Fundamentals

  • Pilot Maintenance

  • Private Pilot Training (simulated)

  • Air Traffic Control

  • Airport Management

Career Pathways

  • Pilot

  • Air-Traffic Control

  • Aircraft Manufacturing Specialist

  • Airport Management

  • Aviation Maintenance/Mechanic

  • Military Careers

A white male student is seated at a flight simulator and about to take off his digital airplane.

What else do I need to know?


Eastland Career Center
4465 S. Hamilton Road
Groveport, OH 43125

Program Length

This is a two-year program designed for juniors and seniors.

Frequently Asked Questions


Students that enroll in this program participate in the SkillsUSA career-technical student organization. SkillsUSA improves the quality of our nation’s future skilled workforce through the development of framework skills that include personal, workplace and technical skills grounded in academics.

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Meet your instructor

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Matt McGregor