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AMT Online Maintenance School – Powerplant


The Gleim AMT Online Maintenance School contains everything you need to pass the AMT – Powerplant FAA knowledge test.

Study Units
Technical Specifications
Gleim Guarantee
Additional Information


The Gleim AMT Online Maintenance School – Powerplant contains everything you need to pass the Aviation Mechanic Powerplant FAA Knowledge Test in a guided, easy-to-use online format. Designed to move you through the material effectively and efficiently, this course will ensure you master all relevant information. Audiovisual presentations provide overviews and prepare you for each study unit. Detailed outlines for each of the 20 study units ensure proper knowledge retention and can be used for future reference.

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The Gleim AMT Online Maintenance School uses our sophisticated Knowledge Transfer System to ensure that you master all the information needed to become a competent and safe AMT and pass the FAA knowledge tests with confidence. All topics necessary for certification are thoroughly explained. With extensive reference material and easy-to-understand audiovisual presentations, this online training course will help you pass your knowledge test while minimizing your time, cost, and frustration.


  • Prepare for each study unit using the video presentations
  • Review material at any time with easy-to-use, printable study outlines
  • Study anywhere Internet access is available
  • Earn credits in the FAA’s AMT Awards Program

Test Center Emulations

The AMT Online Maintenance School allows you to take practice tests while emulating the actual exam interface at the FAA testing centers. There is no better way to prepare for your exam!

24-Months Access

Access will expire 24 months from the date of purchase. If you have not completed the course and you need access after the expiration date, you may purchase a 24-month extension at half the current purchase price. You will have 30 days to purchase an extension.

Always Up-to-Date

We regularly communicate with the FAA and continuously monitor its website for changes to the FAA’s knowledge tests. While the FAA no longer releases the complete database of knowledge test questions, sample questions are released on a quarterly basis and incorporated into our material as appropriate.

Whenever changes are made, they will be automatically incorporated into the course with no input or additional work needed on your end. Thus, you can be confident that this course contains everything you will need to pass your knowledge test with ease.

Study Units

  1. Introduction to Reciprocating Engines
  2. Components and Maintenance of Reciprocating Engines
  3. Introduction to Turbine Engines
  4. Components and Maintenance of Turbine Engines
  5. Engine Instrument Systems
  6. Engine Electrical Systems
  7. Magnetos and Ignition Timing
  8. Ignition Systems
  9. Ignition Checks and Starting Systems
  10. Lubricating Fluids
  11. Lubrication Systems
  12. Engine Fuel Systems
  13. Carburetors
  14. Fuel Metering Systems
  15. Induction and Engine Airflow
  16. Engine Cooling Systems
  17. Exhaust Systems, Fire Protection
  18. Powerplant Inspection
  19. Propeller Components and Maintenance
  20. Aircraft Propellers in Operation

Technical Specifications

Make sure that your computer meets all the System Requirements: Minimum System Requirements for online courses.

Test Prep Online is compatible on all operating systems and mobile devices or tablets with an Internet connection.

Gleim Guarantee

Gleim offers you the best training materials available. When you complete this course satisfactorily, you will pass your FAA knowledge test. We are so confident that you will pass, that we offer your money back if you do not pass on your first attempt.

This policy applies only to products that are purchased directly from Gleim Publications, Inc.

Access Length

24 Months


Irvin N. Gleim, David Stanley