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User currently offlineHHHramp From United States of America, joined Sep 2001, 89 posts, RR: 0
Posted (12 years 10 months 1 week 3 days 13 hours ago) and read 848 times:

Does anyone have any information that they could share about what to look for in an A & P training center?
I am looking into starting a program as soon as I have some spare money.

Thanks for any input.

Sean

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User currently offlineIMissPiedmont From United States of America, joined May 2001, 6294 posts, RR: 33
Reply 1, posted (12 years 10 months 1 week 3 days 10 hours ago) and read 794 times:

Price. The airlines and third party providers don't care where you got it. The major schools are all quite acceptable. Geographically speaking though, you might want to consider Thief River Falls. A good school. You'd learn enough to get a job.

PS : You may think the fabric part of the course, assuming it is still taught, to be a trifle silly. I assure you though, that you can earn a fair bit of money with this skill. It's a dying craft.

Good luck.



Damn, this website is getting worse daily.
User currently offline242 From United States of America, joined Oct 2000, 498 posts, RR: 1
Reply 2, posted (12 years 10 months 1 week 3 days 6 hours ago) and read 784 times:

Look for one that has a decent track record as well, some of the smaller schools have a tendency to disappear during industry slumps.

User currently offlinePeterba69 From United States of America, joined Mar 2002, 70 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (12 years 10 months 1 week 2 days 20 hours ago) and read 760 times:

It will take a little longer, but you're far better off going to a community college. The private schools will cost you somewhere in the vicinity of $20,000, and you'll get done in about 14 mo., CC's cost about $12-20/unit and usually take 2 yrs. Do the math.

User currently offlineDeltaAgent From United States of America, joined Dec 1999, 95 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (12 years 10 months 1 week 1 day 12 hours ago) and read 726 times:

Interview current or former students to see what they thought of the training they recieved. That is better than relying on what a school rep tells you.

Delta Agent  Smile/happy/getting dizzy


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