Applied Diploma in Aerospace Maintenance (ADAM) – Air Transport Training College

Applied Diploma in Aerospace Maintenance (ADAM)

Our Courses

Full-time / Part-time programme.


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Next Course Date

Full-Time: To be confirmed (16th Intake)
Part-time: To be confirmed (7th Intake)

Overseas Closing Date

Closes one month before the course commencement date.

Course Duration

Full-time : 8 months (9.00am to 4.00pm for theory, 9.00am to 6.00pm for practical)
Part-time: 1.5 years (7.00pm to 10.00pm)
Classes are conducted every Monday, Wednesday and Friday in the evening
(Part-time classes will be conducted on some Saturday)
Course Commencement is subject to the minimum number of participants

Application Fee

– Application Fees are non-refundable, please make application fee payment upon submission of application– Local Student and Part-Time Student: SGD200
– Full-Time International Student: SGD500

Local Student Course Fee

– Course Fee: SGD15,750 (full-time & part-time)
– Full-time: SGD15,750 (single payment)
– Part-time: SGD10,500 (1st payment) / SGD5,250 (2nd payment)

Note: PSEA can be used to pay for the ADAM course fee

International Student Course Fee

– Part-time course are applicable to foreign applicants with a valid work permit
– Course Fee: SGD15,750


This course is developed to meet the industry’s need for more non-certifying aerospace technicians.

Course Description

Developed to meet the industry’s need for more non-certifying aerospace technicians. It was contextualized to comply partially with the SAR-66 Category A syllabus prescribed by CAAS for Aircraft Maintenance Licensing. The contextualization also incorporates elements for SkillsFuture Singapore aviation-related Workforce Skills Qualifications (WSQ) competency units in the programme. Applicants must meet the attendance requirement of 90% per module before they can sit for their examination.

Course Structure

Basic Modules

Module CodeModule
AM03Electrical Fundamentals
AM05Digital Techniques / Electronic Instrument Systems
AM06Materials and Hardware
AM07Maintenance Practices
AM08Basic Aerodynamics
AM09Human Factors
AM10Aviation Legislation
AM11ATurbine Aeroplane Aerodynamics, Structure and Systems
AM15Gas Turbine Engine
SSStudy Skills
CP100Practical Module

Skills Framework For Aerospace

WSQ IU1 Perform Basic Aircraft Safety Practices and Documentation
WSQ SU1 Perform Aircraft General Maintenance Activities
WSQ EU3 Maintain Sheet Metal Structures
WSQ EU4 Maintain Composite Structures
WSQ GM1 Apply 5S Techniques
WSQ GM2 Apply WSH Policy
WSQ GM5 Apply Quality System
WSQ GM6 Apply Teamwork in the Work Place
WSQ GM3 Use Hand Tools
WSQ GM4 Operate Basic Measuring Devices

Student – Lecturer Ratio

Theory: Does not exceed 1:28
Practical: Does not exceed 1:16

Learning And Teaching Methods

All classes will be a mix of lectures and practical skills training.

Mode of Delivery

– Face-to-face, classroom-facilitated delivery of theory lessons
– Practical training at ATTC’s practical laboratory and/or training workshop/hangar.

Student Assessment

ATTC courses are assessed by written examination and practical assessments

Admission Requirement

For Singaporeans or Singapore PR:
3 GCE ‘N’ Level passes with credit in English, Mathematics and Physics or NITEC in relevant disciplines or equivalents

For Foreigners living outside Singapore:
Cambridge equivalent GCE ‘N’ Level with credit in English, Mathematics, Science [Combined Science, Physical Science, Physics, Science (Physics, Biology), Science (Physics, Chemistry)] OR other equivalent qualifications from recognised engineering institutions.

International students from non-English medium school or institution are required IELTS 5.0 or equivalent

Graduation Requirement

Upon successful completion, the candidate will be awarded the “Applied Diploma in Aerospace Maintenance” issued by ATTC.

On completion of the first four units of the WSQ SOAs for Generic Module, the candidate will be awarded the Certified Operation Specialist certificate issued by the SkillsFuture Singapore.

Attendance Requirement

Applicants must achieve a minimum of 85% attendance for all individual modules, this applies to sitting for all examination and to satisfy funding requirement


The information provided are the most current at the point of publishing and may be subject to changes. ATTC has the right to make changes to course fees, course syllabus, duration and admission requirements without notice.