Study Guide

  • NBAA Member – 6 month subscription – $150
  • NBAA Member – 1 year subscription – $200
  • Non-Member – 6 month subscription – $200
  • Non-Member – 1 year subscription – $250

The Certified Aviation Manager (CAM) Study Guide is designed to help prepare individuals to take the Certified Aviation Manager Examination. With online access, the CAM Study Guide provides an extensive outline description of the CAM Exam, a list of suggested primary and secondary reference material and sample exam questions. Order now.

Application Fee

  • NBAA Member – $100
  • Non-Member – $125

CAM exam applications must be received by NBAA at least 45 days prior to the exam date for approval. Learn more about the CAM application process.

Reapplication Fee

  • NBAA Member – $75
  • Non-Member – $150

After two years, if you have previously submitted an application, but did not take the exam or did not complete all the requirements for the application, there is a fee to resubmit the application for review.

Exam Fee

  • NBAA Member – $975
  • Non-Member – $1,250

Payment is required 45 days before being signed up to a specific examination date. Review the CAM testing schedule.

As of Sept. 30, 2014, the CAM program is eligible to receive VA benefits. If you are a qualifying veteran, you can apply for reimbursement of your testing fee. Visit the Veterans Benefits Administration website for more information.

Reschedule/Cancelation Fee

To reschedule or cancel an exam administration, a refund will be given minus a $125 processing fee. You may transfer an exam fee to a new exam date.

Retake Exam

  • NBAA Member – $350
  • Non-Member – $500

If you need to retake the CAM exam for any reason, there is an additional fee for test administration.


  • NBAA Member – $300
  • Non-Member – $500

Recertification for CAMs is every three years. Within that time, CAMs will need to earn four points and submit an update form along with payment for recertification fees. Learn more about the CAM recertification process.

Course Review

  • NBAA Member – $75
  • Non-Member – $150

Organizations may have their education programs be designated as eligible recertification points for the CAM Program. Organizations must submit a detailed description of the program at least six months in advance for review by the CAM Governing Board. Approval is limited to an annual basis. For more information, email NBAA at