Galena Post Secondary Adult Programs


The Galena City School District offers three different Post Secondary adult programs.

Aviation, Automotive Technology, and Cosmetology.


Contact Information

Isabella Apfelbeck

PO Box 359
Galena, AK 99741

Phone: 907-656-1205
Fax: 907-656-1368


Download the 2012 Enrollment Application


The Private Pilot Course is a one semester- long classroom, simulator, lab and practical course leading the students towards taking their Private Pilot License exam set by the FAA.

Instruction consists of theory, lab, computer-based learning and training in a FAA certified flight simulator [available to all students].

Students will also have an opportunity to log flight hours in Galena in a fully equipped training Cessna 150 or Cessna 172.

Instrument Rating Ground School and Commercial Rating Ground School (with associated flight training) is also offered in the forthcoming semesters: allowing students to prepare towards entry-level qualifications in the aviation industry.

Download the 2015 Aviation Flyer

Automotive Technology

Introduction to Automotive Technology is a one semester classroom and hands-on Instructional program which is designed to introduce students to the major automotive systems, theories of operation, automotive tools/equipment, basic maintenance and repair procedures.

Students who meet the proficiency requirements will be offered certification as a lubrication technician and tire repair technician

Automotive Brake System is a one semester classroom and hands-on instructional program which is designed to give students an in-depth knowledge of automotive brake systems; including repair, maintenance and operations.

Students who meet the proficiency requirements will be offered certification as a brake technician.

Download the 2015 Automotive Technology Flyer


Licensed as a "school" by the State of Alaska: Division of Occupational Licensing: Board of Barbers and Hairdressers.  Exempt from Authorization by Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education: (ACPE). Eligible Training Provider through the Department of Labor and Workforce Development for WIA funds

Download the 2015 Cosmetology Flyer