A course is the study of a particular topic within a wider subject area and is the foundation of a qualification. A typical course includes lectures, assessments and tutorials.
Pilot training is a challenging, yet incredibly rewarding process of becoming a successful pilot. The aviation industry continues to grow rapidly, meaning there is a large demand for pilots with this extensive training. Those who have completed pilot training and have acquired a license will have a variety of jobs to choose from.
The USA remains the world’s most popular destination for international students. Universities in the US dominate the world rankings and the country also offers a wide variety of exciting study locations. State university systems are partially subsidized by state governments, and may have many campuses spread around the state, with hundreds of thousands of students.
Top Course Studies in Pilot Training in USA 2016/2017
An Instrument Rating is required for a pilot to fly under Instrument flight rules (IFR). Under these conditions the pilot is unable to use external visual references for navigation and flies the aircraft solely based on the instruments in the cockpit. This rating is also a requirement for employment as a professional pilot and is a prerequisite for the Airline Transport Pilot License (ATPL). [+]
The Commercial Pilot License allows you to fly an aircraft for compensation or hire. This is also the minimum license requirement for employment as a pilot or become a flight instructor. Commercial pilots can also be paid for certain types of operations, such as banner towing, agricultural applications, and photography. [+]
The Private Pilot License allows you to be Pilot In Command of an aircraft for any non commercial purpose. This is also the first step towards getting your Commercial Pilot License and later an airline job. Among the many privilages of the Private Pilot License, you are also allowed to operate charity flights subject to certain restrictions, and may participate in similar activities, such as Angel Flight, Civil Air Patrol and many others. [+]
The FAA Private Pilot Certificate course is the entry course for all pilots, whether you be continuing on to an airline career or wishing to remain as a recreational pilot this is the first course we all undertake. During your training you will learn the basic skills involved in maneuvering an aircraft, navigation techniques as well as basic instrument flying skills for... [+]
Bristow Academy’s combined FAA/EASA Professional Pilot Program provides complete European certification by combining EASA CPL(H) training with FAA training components. This course is approved for the application of one year of post-completion Optional Practical Training (OPT). [+]
Bristow Academy’s EASA Integrated Commercial Pilot License (CPL-H) program is designed for students wishing to obtain employment within the European flight market. [+]
Bristow Academy’s FAA Professional Pilot Program is a comprehensive curriculum of ground and flight instruction designed to develop students into professional aviators. Certified Flight Instructor (CFI) and Certified Flight Instructor Instrument (CFII) are available as add-on components. This program, in conjunction with the CFI and CFII courses, is approved for the application of one year of post-completion Optional Practical Training (OPT). [+]
EASA (European Aviation Safety Agency) Pilot Training is the standard for any person wanting to fly in Europe. NAC’s facility offers Approved EASA Pilot Training in the USA, with our UK training partners, by highly experienced EASA Flight and Ground Instructors... [+]
While you can always train one-on-one with our pool of staff instructors, you might enjoy the advantages of the SDFTI Airline Direct Academy Career Direct Program which offers a complete primary aviation education in approximately just 29 weeks. [+]
Global Atlantis professional pilot program is designed take initial students from zero hours to FAA Commercial Multi-Engine certified pilots ready for airline careers. [+]
Global Atlantis conversion pilot program is designed for students who want to validate their foreign license into FAA Commercial and get ready to start teaching how to fly with Certified Flight Instructor ratings. [+]
Epic’s Professional Pilot program is the leading part 141 approved accelerated FAA commercial pilot training course. [+]
The Commercial Certification Course - Single Engine is for those students who require commercial pilot privileges in single engine aircraft only. [+]
The Private Pilot Certification Course will be the student's first introduction to modern aviation. Applicant will receive a minimum of 35 hours of flight training and 70 hours of ground and/or classroom instruction. [+]
This course is tailored to students going from zero time in a helicopter to a career helicopter pilot. After completing this program you will be prepared to enter the labor force as a safe helicopter pilot. US Aviation Academy also offers more specialized training such as turbine transition or advanced emergency procedures to make you a more marketable helicopter pilot... [+]