APDP Training Opportunities

The Aerospace Professional Development Program helps members turn dreams into careers every day. Through strategic industry partnerships, OBAP provides access to education and training opportunities to help members propel their careers.

Training opportunities are added regularly. Please check back frequently for updates.

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Current Opportunities

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Epic Flight Academy will award one $20,000 scholarship to an OBAP member pursuing an aircraft maintenance license.

There are thousands of positions in this industry. So, if you are thinking about a career change, consider becoming an aircraft mechanic.

Training will take place at Epic's New Smyrna Beach, Florida location. Please include a personal statement in your essay describing your interest and ambitions in aviation. Candidates will be evaluated on, personal accomplishments, involvement in the aviation community, future career aspirations, and enthusiasm for aircraft maintenance.

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident; speak, read, write, and understand English; be at least 18 years old by the time of completing the program, which takes 18 months. Must have parent or guardian’s approval if under 18 years of age; be able to start training within 12 months of receiving the scholarship; be able to use the scholarship within 24 months.

For more details, visit: https://epicflightacademy.com/aircraft-mechanic/

Apply for the Epic Flight Academy Scholarship

Application window closes Jan. 31.