To become an FAA-certified aircraft mechanic, you must be 18 years old and eligible for the program at Epic Flight Academy, which includes the successful completion of three courses and passing all exams:
- Course 1: Aviation Maintenance General Technician
- Course 2: Aviation Maintenance Airframe Technician 1
- Course 3: Aviation Maintenance Powerplant Technician 2
- Pass three written exams (one for each course) with a score of 70% or higher.
- Pass practical (hands-on) exam.
- Pass oral exam.