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Individual courses can be a great way for students to learn a valuable skill in a shorter period of time. Both areas of focus and course lengths can vary greatly, allowing students a flexible approach to their schedules. In many cases, individual courses can be taken in addition to one’s total academic focus, thereby providing a well-rounded educational background.

What is a course in aviation? For prospective pilots, an aviation course can be the perfect way to initiate a long and successful career. This coursework includes a variety of essential training for pilots, including those seeking employment with commercial airlines and preparation for flight instructor programs. Courses cover a range of topics, from initiating the enrollment process to actual flight training. Student can gain access to keen insights from industry professionals, as well as learn more about practical flight knowledge.

Students pursuing aviation courses will most likely be privy to a variety of exciting opportunities all over the world. This coursework also gives students the ability to start their own businesses utilizing the knowledge accrued over the duration of their studies, as well as working within the flight industry in a variety of functions.

As with other types of courses, tuition fees can be affected by a number of factors. These can include the educational institution where coursework is taking place, as well as the overall length of the course in question. Each student must take these factors into account when making a decision.

The aviation field can provide a variety of exciting career options for graduates. In addition to flight training, students can also pursue a number of other successful positions upon graduation. These include positions as dispatchers, jobs in the air traffic control field, and even flight maintenance prospects. For those interested in business pursuits, management positions at major airlines are also a possibility.

Many educational institutions offer a variety of course options suited to students all over the world. For those students seeking more flexible schedules, online coursework can be a great way to receive the necessary education for future advancement. 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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OSM Aviation Academy

The First Officer Program (FOP) is a comprehensive integrated flight training program where theory- and flight lessons are mixed, giving you an exciting balance between a ... [+]

FIRST OFFICER PROGRAM | FROM ZERO TO HERO

The First Officer Program will take you from little or no flying experience to having all the licenses and ratings you need to work as a First Officer for European airlines in 20 months.

TRAINING PROGRAM

The First Officer Program (FOP) is a comprehensive integrated flight training program where theory- and flight lessons are mixed, giving you an exciting balance between academic studies and hands-on flight experience.

In the first stages of flight training, you will be conducting all of your flights in Visual Meteorological Conditions (VMC), flying by the use of outside reference and a map. In the early stages, the main focus will be on mastering the four fundamentals of flying (climbs, descents, turns and flying straight-and-level). As you progress you will start learning how to land the aircraft and become proficient enough to do your first solo flight.... [-]

Norway Oslo
March 2020
Full-time
20 months
Campus
US Aviation Academy

US Aviation Academy’s Vocational Professional Pilot Program is the fastest way to start your career as an airline pilot. Starting with no prior experience in aviation, in ... [+]

US Aviation Academy’s Vocational Professional Pilot Program is the fastest way to start your career as an airline pilot. Starting with no prior experience in aviation, in less than a year, you can be a Commercial Multi-Engine pilot with an Instrument Rating. Well qualified students can graduate in just 7-9 months. Our FAA Part 141 courses are ICAO compliant and meet most country’s requirements. US Aviation Academy also has FAA Self-Examining Authority, meaning all check rides are performed by our experienced staff, instead of by outside examiners. This reduces the time and cost of training. Our large fleet of over 100 aircraft also ensures ample opportunity to fly.

You’ll be taken care of by US Aviation staff from the day you arrive. We provide housing, transportation, and all the items you’ll need to succeed in training. Staff will assist in providing I-20s, TSA approval, and guidance for your aviation career along the way.... [-]

USA Denton
September 2020
Full-time
7 - 9 months
Campus
Andorra Aviation Academy

This programme is designed to meet the requirements for a flight crew position with European Airline and to work as a pilot on American registered aircraft. ... [+]

This programme is designed to meet the requirements for a flight crew position with European Airline and to work as a pilot on American registered aircraft.

Upon graduation, you will be qualified with at least:

EASA CPL commercial pilot’s license and Instrument Rating

EASA ATPL theory

EASA MCC Airbus A320 (Multi Crew Cooperation) course

FCL 1.055 English Proficiency test

FAA commercial and instrument rating qualifications.

The program can be completed in 18 months. It offers flexibility during training by allowing students who already hold an EASA PPL to join the program and receive a discount.

Fast track Pilot Program Visa type ... [-]
Andorra Andorra la Vella
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Full-time
18 months
Campus
European Flight Academy

Become a pilot within the Lufthansa Group! We are looking together with Lufthansa for talents who want to take off with us! Do you fulfill the application requirements, a ... [+]

About

Become a pilot within the Lufthansa Group! We are looking together with Lufthansa for talents who want to take off with us! Do you fulfill the application requirements, and do you see yourself in the cockpit of a passenger aircraft in the future? We are looking forward to receiving your application! Here you will find all the important facts of our Airline Transport Pilot License training program.

European Flight Academy ATPL Program

The European Flight Academy (EFA) is the brand of all Lufthansa Group flight schools combined under one roof. With innovative training concepts and interdisciplinary courses, we are offering our trainee pilots training with a good outlook and a successful career path as a pilot. Benefit from our more than 60 years’ experience, from training with high Lufthansa Group standards, the constant know how to transfer between flight operations of the entire Lufthansa Group and a sign-on bonus in 2019 of 20.000 Euro!... [-]

Germany Bremen
October 2020
22 - 24 months
Campus
Olympus Aviation Academy

Valid ICAO CPL/IR/MEP ... [+]

Students for this course must have a pilot's licence. Pre Requirements: Valid ICAO CPL/IR/MEP EASA Medical (class 1) Certificate At least one X-country trip 300 NM

Theoretical Training / e - Distance learning program for CPL/ATPL licenced :

Advanced e-Learning online program via OAA web site 13500 questions for 14 subjects of Oxford books 56 progress tests selected by an automatic program according to HCAA exams 14 Final tests one progress test equals for 12 hrs reading time 650 hrs min reading time Private sessions with our ground instructors 65 hrs revision-progress tests in accordance with OAA training manuals OAA final Certificate HCAA exams

Duration/Cost of e-DL : according to EASA the minimum distance learning duration is 3 months / 2500 € ... [-]

Greece Thessaloniki
September 2020
Full-time
Part-time
Online & Campus Combined
EUROPEAN AVIATION SCHOOL OF BARCELONA

At EAS Barcelona we carry out all the instructor courses, from the basic training instructor (FI) to the multi-engine instructor (CRI) or instrument flight instructor (IR ... [+]

Flight Instructor Courses FI(A) – CRI(A) – IRI(A)

In many cases, before entry into an airline companies, pilots can access new instructor positions at ATO´s authorized by EASA. As instructors they increase the number of flight hours quickly and allow the application in an airline faster.

At EAS Barcelona we carry out all the instructor courses, from the basic training instructor (FI) to the multi-engine instructor (CRI) or instrument flight instructor (IRI). We also conduct seminars for the renewal of instructor ratings.

The courses are designed to be done in a short time with what is provided the students come from abroad not having to travel a long time.

Instructor courses are as follows:... [-]

Spain Barcelona
September 2020
Full-time
Campus
École nationale d’aérotechnique

You will learn to maintain aircraft airworthiness; check, repair, replace or modify aircraft components to maintain aircraft airworthiness and research and troubleshoot p ... [+]

Secondary School Pre-requisites Secondary V Mathematics Technical and Scientific Option or Science Option or the equivalent Secondary V Physics or the equivalent Your high school years must have been completed in English.* You will learn to: Maintain aircraft airworthiness. Check, repair, replace or modify aircraft components to maintain aircraft airworthiness. Research and troubleshoot problems with the aircraft and write technical reports. Skills needed Ability to respect established standards and procedures while working Facility for teamwork Sense of responsibility Manual dexterity Mechanical interest Willingness to work with an irregular schedule

*If your high school studies have been completed in another language than French or English, you must demonstrate a sufficient English language proficiency required for admission by presenting an English test result (TOEFL or IELTS). Otherwise, please contact the Registrar's Office at 450 678-3561 ext. 4215.... [-]

Canada Saint-Hubert
August 2020
Full-time
3 years
Campus
St.Thomas Flight Centre

Whether you want to fly recreationally or become a Commercial Pilot, the St. Thomas Flight Centre is big enough to serve you and small enough to care! ... [+]

Obtaining a pilot licence consists of two parts: In-flight training helps you learn and understand the performance of your aircraft. Initial flight training is conducted dual, with an Instructor, until you have achieved a level of competency that allows you to practice solo. The length of time it takes you to reach this stage will depend on your ability and frequency of training. Ground school classes prepare you for the written exam. Classes are recommended for all potential pilots. The course material simplifies the theory of flight and explains topics as diverse as aircraft structure, engine operations, and how to interpret meteorological conditions. Other integral parts of the program include interpreting Canadian air law and developing navigational skills. Second Career training is specially designed to help laid-off Ontarians participate in long-term training for a new job and may be available to pilots who hold a Private Pilot Licence. Whether you want to fly recreationally or become a Commercial Pilot, the St. Thomas Flight Centre is big enough to serve you and small enough to care!... [-]

Canada Saint Thomas
September 2020
Full-time
Campus
Institute of Aviation at Parkland College

Associate degree students will sequentially earn the private pilot certificate, instrument rating, commercial pilot certificate, and multiengine rating during the program ... [+]

Overview

The Institute of Aviation at Parkland College maintains a high level of quality in order to ensure the best outcomes for students. Located in Champaign, Illinois and with the help of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Frasca International, the Institute of Aviation at Parkland College is a leading collegiate flight school in Illinois and the only higher education institution in central Illinois with an aviation program.

Located at Willard Airport, approximately eight miles from Parkland College’s main campus, the Institute of Aviation facility houses classrooms, student offices, various flight simulators, and air fleet. The fleet consists of 17 single engine Piper archers, seven Piper Arrows, three multi-engine Piper Seminoles and two Cessna 152s.... [-]

USA Champaign
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Full-time
2 years
Campus
Laurentide Aviation

Learning to fly is one of life’s most rewarding adventures. Whether you are considering learning to fly for recreation, or to pursue a career in aviation, you are about t ... [+]

Learn to Fly

Learning to fly is one of life’s most rewarding adventures. Whether you are considering learning to fly for recreation, or to pursue a career in aviation, you are about to embark on one of the most exciting & enjoyable experiences of your life.

A Recreational Pilot Permit allows you to fly a single engine aircraft and to bring a passenger with you, in daylight hours. This is the quickest and least expensive way to get you flying. You can use the Recreational permit to fly for business or pleasure, on short flights or long, any day anywhere in the country. Your Recreational Pilot Permit experience helps you build time towards the Private Pilot License.

Once you have your Private License with Night Rating, take your friends on a tour of the city at night for an exhilarating experience. The air is calm at night and the view is fantastic! The Night Rating increases your flexibility, letting you continue your flight after dark, so you need not be grounded when the sun goes down.... [-]

Canada Saint-Féréol
Open Enrollment
Part-time
Campus
Groundschool London

The ICARUS Wings English for Cabin Crew course is specifically designed for Cabin Crew to aid them in developing the English language in a way that they can deliver the h ... [+]

Best Courses in Aviation 2020. The ICARUS Wings English for Cabin Crew course is specifically designed for Cabin Crew to aid them in developing the English language in a way that they can deliver the highest standard of service to passengers in all situations. Cabin Crew is often the point of call for every airline and, of all the crew members, they are the ones who represent the airline more as they have a greater presence onboard with passengers. This one week course is divided into 8 modules with a final test, at the end of which students will receive a valid certificate stating their English language level in both CEF (Common European Framework) and Oxford/Cambridge formats. This course will involve several practical sessions including interaction with pilots in the simulator, especially during emergency situations such as dealing with a medical or technical/mechanical emergency. ... [-]
United Kingdom London
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Full-time
1 week
Campus
Aviation Institute of Maintenance

AIM’s Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT) program is designed to provide our students with the proper knowledge and skill levels to excel in their chosen career f ... [+]

AIM’s Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT) program is designed to provide our students with the proper knowledge and skill levels to excel in their chosen career field as an AMT or as a Service Technician. This training prepares our students with the proper knowledge and skill levels required to pass the test administered by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to gain entry level employment in the aviation industry. All instructors teaching A&P courses are fully FAA Certificated Airframe and/or Powerplant Mechanics that have years of practical experience maintaining a long list of highly complex aircraft. The curriculum taught by Aviation Institute of Maintenance relies greatly on many hours of actual hands on training in the shop areas. During this lab instruction, students are trained using much of the latest equipment utilized throughout the aircraft industry. They are taught on aircraft engines ranging from the earlier used radials, to opposed reciprocating powerplants, modern turbo props, and pure jet engines. Students often work on carburetors, magnetos, turbo chargers, and other complex equipment commonly found on aircraft. AMTs are certificated by the FAA and work for a variety of industries that require highly skilled technicians. The most recognized among these are major and regional air carriers, general aviation, manufacturers, industrial trades, and the U.S. government. They are trained to service, repair, and overhaul aircraft components and systems, including the airframe, piston engines, turbine engines, electrical systems, hydraulic systems, propellers, instrumentation, warning, and environmental systems. This career requires someone who has a desire to work... [-]

USA Duluth Irving Houston Indianapolis Kansas City Las Vegas Washington Virginia Beach Casselberry Philadelphia Oakland  + 8 More
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Full-time
21 months
Campus
Airtravel Aviation Academy

The educational program of IATA, Cargo and Dangerous Goods Regulations is composed of a training course, related to the transfer of loads in the field of aviation. The pr ... [+]

Course in ΙΑΤΑ / FIATA Dangerous Goods Initial / Recurrent

The educational program of IATA, Cargo and Dangerous Goods Regulations is composed of a training course, related to the transfer of loads in the field of aviation. The program focuses on the full understanding and application in practice of the IATA‘s manual, Dangerous Goods Regulations for Air Transport.

The certification provided by the written examinations and by the diploma IATA / FIATA.

Course Modules General Information Classification and coding of dangerous goods Methods and materials packaging Learning completing relevant supporting documents Set performance-handling Marking and labelin... [-]
Cyprus Strovolos
September 2020
Full-time
Campus
Barcelona Flight School

The Flight Instructor (FI) Course is the first and easier way to add flight experience to your logbook before applying to an Airline. After having completed the required ... [+]

The Flight Instructor (FI) Course is the first and easier way to add flight experience to your logbook before applying to an Airline.

After having completed the required training, the Flight Instructor Rating will allow you to act as a Flight Instructor, teaching Groundschool and providing Flight training to other students.

Taking a job of Flight Instructor at a Flight School is one of the best ways possible to build hours while training other pilots, and consolidate your flying skills in an entry job into aviation that will, at the same time, allow you to stay connected to the Airline Pilot job market.

Barcelona Flight School is an authorized centre by the Agencia Estatal de Seguridad Aérea under EASA Part-FCL with the ATO number E-ATO-037 to provide flight training, with over 60 years of experience.... [-]

Spain Barcelona
September 2020
Full-time
9 weeks
Campus
Avionica

Avionica Orlando offers continuing professional training and licenses required by federal entities to exercise and practice the profession of avionics. We seek to bring ... [+]

About the Program

Avionica Orlando offers continuing professional training and licenses required by federal entities to exercise and practice the profession of avionics.

We seek to bring together a representation of such group of professionals in Latin America.

The aviation industry approaches our association seeking the avionics personnel trained by us to work in companies as certified and FCC licensed avionics technicians.

The training that we offer is an on the job training (OJT) type of training, no theoretical, lasts 3 months (two days a week). Includes: Exams for the FCC licenses, certificates of training completion, we prepare and update our members resumes, assistance in job opportunities and a 1 year membership with our association.... [-]

USA Orlando
September 2020
Part-time
3 months
Campus