Aircraft Engineering Training by Air Service Training UK

AST Self Study Training Notes

Are you looking to study towards your Aircraft Maintenance Licence, but don't have the time to commit to a course? We have just the solution for you! Our Self-Study Training Notes will enable you to fit in your studies around work and life commitments

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Welcome to AST

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AST has had a long and successful history of providing Engineering training for the world's airlines, maintenance organisations and military formations. Training Engineers for one of the most demanding professions in the world requires a very special approach, and complete dedication to the highest safety standards. From its earliest beginnings, AST has focussed on the delivery of high-quality training ensuring the most stringent of safety standards.

IWe are dedicated to providing the best quality training for you.

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Our Mission

Our mission is to provide the best aircraft engineering training in the UK and around the world, by making sure we do our best by our students. The better our students training the better we can reach our goal of promoting good practices and safe standards within the aviation industry.

Where We Work

AST and its partners provide approved and modular training across the world, not just in Scotland. No matter where you are, AST can help you train to be a qualified aircraft engineer.

Our Strength

With nearly a century of experience in training we are the best placed aircraft engineering training school. With fully qualified lecturers on hand at all times to guide you through the training course. 

Choose Your Path

Attaining industry recognised & approved qualifications can be achieved a number of ways, and you can do it all with AST. It depends on what suits you best and how quickly you want to reach your goal of becoming an aircraft engineer.

AST, a world leader of Aviation training since 1931, is here to help you...

Your Experience

I do not have Aircraft Maintenance experience yet.
I have an Aircraft Maintenance background and experience

What Suits You Best?

I would like Modular Training or sit EASA Exams to improve my training status.
I would like to enrol on a full time EASA Approved AST Training Course.

Help That You Need

I would like to do EASA Modules or a Course.
I would like to sit EASA Part 66 Modular Exams.

AST Approved Courses

I would like to enrol on an AST Approved Course.
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Modules & Courses

AST is ready and waiting to help you

It is best to talk about your qualification and license improvement requirments, our team is happy to help.

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AST Modular Exams

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UK & Overseas Exams Info

AST Approved Course

AST is the perfect choice for Approved EASA training

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Discover all you need to know about our Aircraft Engineering Training or choose a course below to find out more.

Courses & Modules

We provide a fine array of courses and modules specifically designed to deliver the best possible training outcomes. Depending on what your preferred path to qualification is, we can help build a planned approach to improve your skills, reach your best potential in your aircraft engineering career.

EASA / UK Approved Basic Part 66 Course

AST's Part 66 Approved category B course, including AMET, takes just under 2 years after allowance for AST holiday periods. The result is an approved status, you'll be ready to qualify for your full license after further professional experience.

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EASA / UK Part 66 Modular Courses

Flexible short modular course programme, providing the theoretical knowledge and examinations required for advancement to aircraft engineer or for removal of current licence limitations.

EASA / UK Part 66 Zero to Hero

AST offers a Modular Programme titled the 'Zero to Hero' Course and this course will cover all of the Modules in relation to the B1.1, B1.2, B1.3 and B2 Licence Categories.

Discover how we can help

We are happy to give you advice and course consultation. If you would like to ask a question or have a query about our courses then get in touch now.

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A Day in the life of an AST Student

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Who have we helped?

We work tirelessly for our great students, and even just over the past few years have helped many thousands of people, just like you, to achieve better training and qualifications and a better career.




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AST works with a number of partners at various locations to provide training and Approved examinations

Contact Us

We are very happy to help and it's best to talk. Get in touch.


Air Service Training, Brahan Building, Crieff Road, Perth, Scotland (UK), PH1 2NX.

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+44 (0) 1738 877105

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