Aerospace Center of Excellence (ACE)

Our doors will be open to the public for anyone that wants to walk through our facility and learn about our programs every Monday during the month of August from 8:00-12:00 noon. 

1845 Dakota Avenue, Hayden, ID 83835. Contact ACE: Phone (208) 625-2344Call Us, e-mail 

Aviation Maintenance -- Fall 2015 -- Starts Aug 24th!    

This program includes three full-time semesters including summer term. Learn more about the basic requirements to become an aircraft mechanic.

  • Aviation Maintenance Technology technical certificate (three semesters*) (course list)
  • Aviation Maintenance Technology Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree (four semesters*) (course list)

Want to know more about the industry demand for these jobs?   See the 7/31/15 Article in the Spokesman-Review



Aerospace Advanced Manufacturing

A four semester program were upon completion of each individual semester the student is awarded the appropriate post-secondary certificate. Semesters need not be taken in order, contact staff for clarification. Successful completion of the four semester program students are awarded the Aerospace Technology Advanced Manufacturing Advanced Technical Certificate.

(Program Guidelines)

Advanced Manufacturing Semesters

An Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree in Aerospace Technology Advanced Manufacturing is offered which will require additional course work in general education, math and English.


Please contact our staff with any questions. Note: We are proud to offer priority of service to veterans of the U.S. Armed forces. Contact Phone (208) 625-2344Call Us, Email    

Tamarack jet flying.Local Industry

Aerospace interests in Northern Idaho include: well as many other manufacturing operations.

Aerospace industry in this region:

  • Idaho Aerospace Alliance |
  • Inland Northwest Aerospace Alliance |
  • Triumph Composite Systems - Airway Heights, WA
  • ATC Manufacturing - Spokane Valley, WA
  • C&D Zodiac - Newport, WA

North Idaho College’s Soaring to Success is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.

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