about FCC Certification:
The FCC and FAA do not currently offer a "Avionics
Technician License." What the FCC does offer is
General Radiotelephone Operators License."
license is required by the FCC to fix radios,
radars and transponders in modern aircraft.
The (GROL) also authorizes you to oversee unlicensed
technicians as they perform radio and radar repair. You
are not required to attend an Avionics Technical School
to participate in the
examinations or to
gain employment as an avionics technician.
those seeking the GROL must be a legal resident of
United States or eligible to work in the United States.
Maintenance Technician: "Aviation maintenance
employers desire the “complete package” when
interviewing prospective Airframe & Powerplant
Mechanics. Possessing the General Radiotelephone
Operators License (GROL) with optional
will make you that complete package"
OPERATOR LICENSE COURSE:
The FCC General Radiotelephone
Operator Course with Radar Endorsement is a 3 day
intensive program designed to expertly expose you to
and help you understand the
Element 1, 3 and 8
question pools employing the "Fast Track" method.
Written Exam Preparation:
This initial phase comprises the bulk
of the three day course and is designed to help
candidates absorb the necessary material and ace the
required FCC exams in the most efficient comprehensive
manner possible. This
is achieved through a combination of
lecture, self guided on-site computerized study, and
on-site computer based practice exams.
The FCC Examinations:
In order to obtain the
General Radiotelephone Operator License all
applicants must take and pass FCC Written Element 1 and
FCC Written Element 3. After passing Elements 1,3
most students opt to add on the (RE) Radar Endorsement
to there new (GROL). You will be required to take and
pass FCC Written Element 8. American Airman is a
designated FCC testing Facility.
Schedule: "If you're interested in the
(GROL) only or already possess the A&P License the FCC
Course begins on Monday's. Those participating in our
A&P programs usually arrange to "add-on" the General
Radiotelephone Operators License at A&P course
includes the FCC (GROL) written examinations, Element 1,
Element 3 & the (optional) Marine Radar Endorsement
(RE), Element 8. Included are required exam preparation
texts, exam preparation workbooks, mandatory FCC
materials, and additional government
materials. Included is all classroom guidance,
unlimited access to school library, and computer lab..
CONTACT US TODAY: We are here
to answer all your questions and guide you in the
process of realizing your dream of becoming a licensed
A&P Mechanic. Contact us to learn more about all our
programs or to enroll in the one of our preparation
courses at 800.786.9060.
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