NCATT's AET Certification Exam
NCATT's AET Certification Exam

NCATT is….
International standards and certification organization recognizing aerospace industry professionals. NCATT certifications qualify individuals in their designated career field and identify those industry professionals who strive for safety, integrity and professional advancement.

What you get with NCATT Certification…
When you see "NCATT Certified" you can be assured that this individual has met or exceeded the standard set by the people who know it best, industry experts working in the field. The AET is the primary certification and is required for all endorsements in the avionics career field. The AET certification identifies the core knowledge of an Aircraft Electronics/Avionics technician that is common across the industry. This includes the military, air carrier, air cargo, repair stations, fixed-based operators, corporate flight departments, and manufacturers.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Who is eligible to take the AET Certification?
The NCATT AET certification examination is open to all individuals regardless of career field, training, education or experience.

Where do I take the AET certification exam?
Individuals may take the NCATT AET certification examination, through PSI/LaserGrade Testing Centers or at AEA U.S. Regional Meetings & Convention.

How much is the exam fee?
The NCATT AET certification exam is $ 100.00 through any PSI/LaserGrade testing center.
FREE! at any AEA U.S. Regional Meeting with registration.

Are there any study resources available?
Test Prep courses are available through Global Jet Services at any AEA U.S. Regional Meeting or visit to download study guides and link to other resources.

How many times can I take the exam in order to pass?
There are no limitations on the number of times a technician may take the NCATT AET Certification examination.

What do I need to score in order to pass the AET certification exam?
The minimum passing grade for the NCATT AET Certification examination is 70%.

How often must I renew my AET certification?
Passing grades will automatically trigger lifetime NCATT AET certification for the individual.

What happens if I score below the passing grade?
Scores lower than 70% will require the technician to re-test no sooner than 30 days.

When I pass the AET how soon can I take an endorsement exam?
You cannot take an endorsement exam until you have received your NCATT Id Number. This typically takes 4-6 weeks.


Training Contact
Mike Adamson, Vice President of Member Programs & Education Mike Adamson,
Vice President of Member Programs & Education
Phone: 816-347-8400