Certificate Program in Pilot Training

Top Certificate Programs in Pilot Training

Pilot Training

A certificate is a professional endorsement that individuals can receive from a number of colleges, universities, and other educational institutions. The duration of the program can vary depending on the field of study and the student's course load, but most certificates can be earned in less than a year.

What is a Certificate in Pilot Training? This program focuses on training students to successfully operate and run an aircraft. Depending on the type of pilot training an individual seeks, courses may cover the operation of multi-engine and multi-pilot aircraft and helicopters, both for commercial and non-commercial flights. Courses typically focus on aircraft operations, management, maintenance, and engineering. Upon completion of the program, students can earn the license required to operate and fly a helicopter or airplane.

There are several benefits for earning a certificate in pilot training. For most facilities and companies, this certificate is required to operate or fly an aircraft. Many individuals opt to earn this license for recreational purposes as well. Certificates can also pave the path to higher education for individuals who are interested in earning a higher-level academic degree in pilot training.

Tuition, fees, and the duration of each program will depend on the student's course load, field of study, and the institution. Students who are interested in earning this license should contact the office of admissions directly to find out more information.

The aircraft and flight industry can be highly competitive, but many graduates of this program find themselves in high demand for a variety of positions with large and small enterprises. Some of the possible job positions students could target include becoming a captain, first officer, co-pilot, and pilot-in-command. Students can be certified to operate a helicopter or a commercial or non-commercial plane.

For added flexibility in schedules, many institutions around the world offer part-time, full-time, and online classes. For more information, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Professional Pilot Licence

Nelson Aviation College
Campus Full time 76 weeks March 2018 New Zealand Nelson

On successful completion of this programme you will be able to fly commercially and be employed as a commercial pilot. The NZ CAA CPL is an ICAO recognised licence so if you are an International Student you can convert this licence and continue to use it when you return home, if your country is also ICAO accrediated. [+]

Best Certificate Programs in Pilot Training 2017. Professional Pilot Licence This programme is an NZQA recognised level 5 training scheme which is 76 weeks in duration. It includes a Private Pilot Licence (PPL), Commercial Pilot Licence (CPL), Basic Gas Turbine Theory and a Multi Engine Instrument Rating (MEIR). On successful completion of this programme you will be able to fly commercially and be employed as a commercial pilot. The NZ CAA CPL is an ICAO recognised licence so if you are an International Student you can convert this licence and continue to use it when you return home, if your country is also ICAO accrediated. The Professional Pilots Licence consists of 240 hours of flight time including the flight tests. 100 hours Cessna 152, 110 hours Cessna 172, 10 hours Simulator and 20 hours Multi Engine) You will complete the minimum requirements for the issue of a PPL, CPL and Multi Engine Instrument Rating including Basic Mountain Flying, Cross Country and Night hours. VOR and GPS endorsements are included, however NDB and ILS endorsements are also available on request for an additional cost. The course cost includes all landing and airways fees as well as the initial flight tests and licence issue fees. As flying is a skill, your actual course cost may vary and will depend on your abilities, knowledge and effort put towards acquiring this licence. Any additional hours required to meet the required standard over and above the 240 hours allocated will be charged at the current... [-]

Airline Transport Pilot ab-initio ATPL Course

Aeropole Flight Training
Campus Full time Part time 18 - 24 months Open Enrollment Finland Helsinki + 1 more

Aeropole is now accepting applications for our Diamond Cadet ab initio Airline Transport Pilot Course (frozen ATPL) from highly motivated individuals with a passion for flying. The course is self-funded and the course price is 119 800 € and includes all the training that you will need to apply for your dream job with an airline. [+]

Airline Transport Pilot ab-initio ATPL Course Aeropole is now accepting applications for our groundbreaking Diamond Cadet™ ab initio Airline Transport Pilot Course (frozen ATPL) from highly motivated individuals with a passion for flying. The course price is 119 800 €* and includes all the training that you will need to apply for your dream job with an airline. The course fee is payable in monthly instalments. The airline pilot’s job requires precision and knowledge, but no exceptional skill or physical fitness. You will only need normal eyesight (with or without glasses) and good general health — and most importantly a strong drive and motivation to aim for the skies! If you have the motivation to study hard and become the best of the best, you are the person we are looking for! The Aeropole Diamond Cadet ab initio ATPL Course is a full training package with everything you need and is tailored to suit you as an individual learner. The training will be tailored to your availability, personal skills, knowledge and experience. Our professional pilot training is of premium quality with instruction given by experienced professional instructors on modern glass-cockpit Diamond aircraft. Our professional flight instructors and state-of-the-art fleet ensure a superior training for the best aviators. From your very first training flight our course will prepares you for the demands of the modern glass cockpit environment. The duration ranges from 12 to 24 months depending on your prior qualifications and the targeted pace that will be agreed upon individually.... [-]

Private Pilot Licence PPL(A)

Aeropole Flight Training
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 9 months Open Enrollment Finland Helsinki + 1 more

The Private Pilot Licence for Aeroplanes, PPL(A), is the first step in every professional pilot’s career, and it is also the licence that any leisure pilot as well as someone flying their own business trips needs. No special skills, knowledge or physical fitness is required to become a private pilot—the medical requirements are similar to those for getting a driver’s licence. [+]

Best Certificate Programs in Pilot Training 2017. Private Pilot Licence PPL(A) Welcome to the World of Flying! The Private Pilot Licence for Aeroplanes, PPL(A), is the first step in every professional pilot’s career, and it is also the licence that any leisure pilot as well as someone flying their own business trips needs. No special skills, knowledge or physical fitness is required to become a private pilot—the medical requirements are similar to those for getting a driver’s licence. We will teach you from the very basics to the final skill test, both in theoretical knowledge and practical flight training. We train all our customers to the same standards, whether their final goal is professional or leisure flying. Your first licence will allow you to fly single-engine aircraft according to visual flight rules (VFR)—also at night if you choose to do the short Night Flying (NF) add-on during or after your PPL training—to take on passengers and to fly abroad. Your training is our passion Professional and experienced instructors Theoretical training at distance (study at home or on the road) A fleet of state-of-the-art Diamond aircraft No need to pay significant amounts upfront: pay as you go Professional instructor support 24/7 A schedule tailored to your needs Start any time We teach 7 days a week / 365 days a year Practical Flight Training Practical flight training can be started on your first visit to us! Training is accomplished in a two-seater Diamond DA20 aircraft and right after getting your PPL... [-]

Pilot Development EMB 120

Brookfield Aviation
Campus Full time Part time 500 - 1200 hours August 2017 United Kingdom Epsom + 1 more

Training Includes​​: Type Rating and Base Training; O.C.C - Proficiency check; Between 500 and 1,200 hours [+]

Pilot Development EMB 120 Training Includes​​ Type Rating and Base Training O.C.C - Proficiency check Between 500 and 1,200 hours Benefits​​ North American Location. Airline that is currently growing Job opportunities at the end of the programme. Flexible payment schedule. Requirements CV English ICAO Level 4 First Medical Certificate Clean Police Report Certificate from the country last resident in the preceding 6 months 300 Hours Total Flight Time 50 hours multi-engine ICAO Commercial Pilot License with Instrument and Multiengine Ratings Contact: PilotTraining@brookfieldav.com (Programme for licensed pilots only) [-]

Pilot Development Airbus A320

Brookfield Aviation
Campus Full time Part time 500 hours August 2017 United Kingdom Epsom + 1 more

Training Includes​​: HR Interview and Police Check; Type Rating and Base Training; O.C.C - Proficiency check; 500 hours. [+]

Best Certificate Programs in Pilot Training 2017. Pilot Development Airbus A320 Training Includes​​ HR Interview and Police Check. Type Rating and Base Training O.C.C - Proficiency check 500 hours Training Includes​​ Convenient Location. Experience within a well-known airline. Job opportunities at the end of the programme. Completion in less than a year. Flexible payment schedule. Requirements CV​ English ICAO Level 4 First Medical Certificate EASA Licence Frozen ATPL Contact: PilotTraining@brookfieldav.com (Programme for licensed pilots only) [-]

Pilot Development DHC 8- 400 (Q400)

Brookfield Aviation
Campus Full time Part time 500 hours August 2017 United Kingdom Epsom + 1 more

Training Includes: HR Interview and Police Check; Type Rating and Base Training; O.C.C - Proficiency check; 500 hours. [+]

Pilot Development DHC 8- 400 (Q400) Training Includes​​ HR Interview and Police Check. Type Rating and Base Training O.C.C - Proficiency check 500 hours Requirements CV​ English ICAO Level 4 First Medical Certificate EASA Licence Benefits Convenient Location. Experience within a well-known airline. Job opportunities at the end of the programme. Completion in less than a year. Flexible payment schedule. Contact: PilotTraining@brookfieldav.com (Programme for licensed pilots only) [-]

Pilot Training

Brookfield Aviation
Campus Full time Part time August 2017 United Kingdom Epsom

Founded in 2010 by TTS GROUP, the leading private aviation group in Tunisia, with the participation of Tunisian aviation professionals and Brookfield Aviation International, SAFE FLIGHT ACADEMY is the finest flight school in Tunisia. [+]

Best Certificate Programs in Pilot Training 2017. Pilot Training Founded in 2010 by TTS GROUP, the leading private aviation group in Tunisia, with the participation of Tunisian aviation professionals and Brookfield Aviation International, SAFE FLIGHT ACADEMY is the finest flight school in Tunisia. The activity of the school covers the areas of training for careers in aviation in general, and offers the following courses: ATPL theoretical; Private pilot training; Commercial pilot training; CPL PPIFR and additional training Curing flight; Type Qualification (Diamond DA40 and DA 42 AIRBUS A320 *); Instructor qualification; Extension and renewal of licenses; Cycle of aviation English training (Level 4, 5). Furthermore, partnerships are implemented with the European Schools to propose EASA PART-FCL licenses. The School also has, for the maintenance of its fleet, a maintenance organization licensed by the Directorate General of the Tunisian Civil Aviation. ​ * Complete Airbus A320 Type Rating in partnership with ATCT ​ Our goal is to provide training which is best suited to your profile, to enable you to acquire the license in optimal conditions for success and safety. International instructors, modern facilities and exceptional fleet... So many reasons to choose SAFE FLIGHT ACADEMY! Our partners Price list [-]

Private Pilot License PPL (H)

Flight Academy - Accademia del Volo
Campus Full time 150 - 150 hours October 2017 Italy Perugia

This license allows you to fly as a pilot-in-command of a helicopter for non-commercial flights. [+]

This license allows you to fly as a pilot-in-command of a helicopter for non-commercial flights. DURATION: 150 hours in total. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: Minimum age: 16 years old Obtain an EU Class 1 or 2 Medical certificate from an EASA-approved Aeromedical Centre in accordance with Part MED-FCL THEORETICAL PART: 100 hours of theoretical ground training. PRACTICAL PART: 50 hours of practical flight training. All of our cadets will be given the necessary educational materials and uniforms. [-]

Private Pilot License PPL (A)

Flight Academy - Accademia del Volo
Campus Full time 145 - 145 hours March 2018 Italy Perugia

This license allows you to fly as a pilot in command of single or multi-engine aircraft, for non-commercial flights. [+]

Best Certificate Programs in Pilot Training 2017. This license allows you to fly as a pilot in command of single or multi-engine aircraft, for non-commercial flights. DURATION: 7 weeks ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: Minimum age: 17 years old Obtain an EU Class 1 or 2 Medical certificate from an EASA-approved Aeromedical Centre in accordance with Part MED-FCL THEORETICAL PART: 100 hours of theoretical ground training. PRACTICAL PART: 45 hours of practical flight training. All of our cadets will be given the necessary educational materials and uniforms. [-]

Air Transport Pilot License ATPL(H)

Flight Academy - Accademia del Volo
Campus Full time 680 - 680 hours October 2017 Italy Perugia

An ATPL (H) license allows you to act as the Captain or Co-Pilot of a helicopter used for commercial flights. [+]

An ATPL (H) license allows you to act as the Captain or Co-Pilot of a helicopter used for commercial flights. DURATION 680 hours in total. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS Minimum age for obtaining a theoretical license: 16 years; 18 years for admission to practical skill test Obtain an EU Class 1 Medical certificate from an EASA-approved Aeromedical Centre in accordance with Part MED-FCL Entry examination on arrival in Mathematics, Physics Good knowledge of the English language THEORETICAL PART 500 hours of theoretical ground training. Other activities: guided tours to airport institutions, classwork, interactive videos, audio-visual presentations, library consultations, computer lessons, long briefings and more. Possibility of attending an English course. PRACTICAL PART 180 hours of practical flight training. ACCOMMODATION Our cadets can stay in affiliated hotels or apartments. All of our cadets will be given the necessary educational materials and uniforms. [-]

Air Transport Pilot License ATPL (A)

Flight Academy - Accademia del Volo
Campus Full time 14 - 14 months September 2017 Italy Perugia

This license allows you to start your career from being a first officer to becoming a captain in multi-pilot and multi-engine aircrafts on commercial flights. [+]

Best Certificate Programs in Pilot Training 2017. This license allows you to start your career from being a first officer to becoming a captain in multi-pilot and multi-engine aircrafts on commercial flights. Those who already have a PPL(A), will receive an accreditation of 50% of their hours flown (up to 40 hours) after a flight test with our Head of Training. DURATION The course lasts 14 months. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS Minimum age: 18 years old Obtain an EU Class 1 Medical certificate from an EASA-approved Aeromedical Centre in accordance with Part MED-FCL English, Mathematics and Physics entry tests on arrival THEORETICAL PART 750 hours of theoretical ground training (including preparatory 80-hour course of Mathematics and Physics). 25 hours dedicated to the MCC course. Progress Tests and Final Exams. Other activities: guided tours to airport institutions, classwork, interactive videos, audio-visual presentations, library consultations, computer lessons, long briefings and more. Possibility of attending an English course. PRACTICAL PART 195 hours of practical flight training. ACCOMMODATION Our cadets can stay in affiliated hotels or apartments. All of our cadets will be given the necessary educational materials and clothing. [-]