Yes, an individual may take the aircraft dispatcher course as well as the FAA knowledge and practical tests. Students must be at least 21 years of age. Upon successful completion of the FAA practical tests, they will receive a Letter of Aeronautical Competency. Once the applicant turns 23, they must schedule an appointment at the nearest FAA Flight Standards Office. They will present the FAA with their Letter of Aeronautical Competency and appropriate identification in order to receive their Temporary Airman Certificate.