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Level Credits (SH) Subject
Lower-Division Baccalaureate 4 Applied Mechanics
Lower-Division Baccalaureate 4 Basic Electricity
Lower-Division Baccalaureate 6 Materials and Processes
Lower-Division Baccalaureate 3 Introduction to The Aerospace Workplace
Lower-Division Baccalaureate 3 Aerospace Safety
Lower-Division Baccalaureate 4 Aerospace Tests and Measures


The SpaceTECr Core Certification Examination covers 93 competencies in six subject areas comprising three parts (1) a 70-question written examination; (2) a 7-question oral examination for each topic when required as a result of the written examination; and (3) a 10-exercise practical examination to demonstrate 'hands-on' skills. The written section is administered by an approved proctor using a computer-based testing protocol; the oral and practical elements are administered face-to-face by a Certified SpaceTECr Examiner (STE).

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The SpaceTECr Certified Aerospace Technician - Core Certification examination is designed to verify the proficiency of technicians in 93 core competencies covering the six aerospace disciplines required for entry-level work. These disciplines are introduction to the aerospace workplace, aerospace safety, applied mechanics, basic electricity, materials and processes, tests and measurements (Note: equal weight is placed on all 6 disciplines).
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