Established in 1969, the Aviation Institute of Maintenance is a trade school that serves the Henderson area. It offers programs for students preparing to become aviation maintenance technicians. The 21-month program helps clients prepare for the Federal Aviation Administration exam. It includes training on overhauling and repairing aircraft systems and components. The institution offers five-week aviation maintenance certification courses. Its graduates were hired by different companies such as Delta Airlines, AAR Corporation, and Dallas Airmotive.