Medical certification process
There are several steps to the medical certification process. Being prepared for your examination is the first step in process and can help save time by reducing the need for potential follow up activity.
The steps in the process have also been summarized in a flow chart.
Frequently asked questions on the Medical certification process are also available.
If you don’t already have an Aviation Reference Number (ARN), you will need to apply for one using Aviation Reference Number (ARN) (Form 1162) before you can begin the medical certificate application process.
If you wish to release information about your aviation medical certificate to a third party, you will need to complete and submit Form 164 Consent For Release Of Medical Information To Third Party.