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How to Become a Certified iPhone Technician

Training to become a certified iPhone technician is open to the general public. The training courses offered are designed for students to work at their own pace. Once students have passed the certification exam, they will become Apple Certified Macintosh Technicians. Apple does not hire iPhone technicians. The certificate Apple awards vouches for the technician’s knowledge of its products. Many certified technicians find employment in businesses that use Apple products or at electronic stores.

Secure a copy of the Apple Care Technician Training package. At the time of publication, the package was available on the Apple website for $299. According to Apple's website, the package provides, "All the information you need to prepare for the Apple Service Certification exams for desktop and portable systems. This easy-to-use, self-paced program includes training materials, diagnostic tools, and extensive information from Apple's own technical library."

Register for an Apple Tech ID number from the Apple Certifications website. Without an Apple Tech ID number, you cannot take the certification exam.

Study until you are confident with the iPhone technician material.

Contact Prometric at 888-275-3962 to request and exam-registration date. If you prefer, an exam date can be acquired online at the Prometric website. Sign up to take the Apple Macintosh Service Exam and Mac Os Troubleshooting exam.

Pass the exams to earn your iPhone-technician certification. The certificate is good for 12 months from the date issued. Log on to the Apple certification website with your Apple Tech ID number to view and renew certificates.

Find employment with a company or business that sells the iPhone. Having an iPhone technician certificate does not guarantee employment.