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General Aviation Maintenance Technician Course

The Eglin Aero Club offers two General Aviation Maintenance Technician courses which will teach those individuals seeking to obtain their Airframe and Powerplant License and/or Inspector Authorization License.

The student will need to have a signed FAA Form 8610-2 (8610-1 for IA Course) or a Military Certificate of Eligibility.

If you’d like to register for either of these courses, please fill out a registration form and email that along with the military certificate of eligibility or the 8610-2 to

Course Descriptions:



General Aviation Maintenance Technician Course (4 week course)
This course takes place in a classroom setting with an instructor who will teach the students about general aviation maintenance. The accelerated course includes the General, Airframe and Powerplant FAA Written and will also include the FAA Oral & Practical Exam needed to obtain the A&P license.  Textbooks, study materials, prepware, FAA written and oral & practical exam fees included.




Inspection Authorization (IA) Course (1 week course)
This course is to teach an already certified A&P (for a total of 3 years) the ins and outs about the responsibilities an IA will need to hold. This course will teach the individual, in-depth, the FAA publications and regulations knowledge they will need to be able to perform inspections on aircraft and return them to service. The course includes the IA FAA written exam to complete the certification process for the student.



Students will be required to have their own laptop/tablet for both courses to be able to access and use the online course work needed for class. 



6:00PM Thursday, November 12, 2020

at Eglin Yacht Club