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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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Integrated ATPL with Multi Crew Cooperation (MCC)

Skies Aviation Academy
Campus Full time 12 - 14 months September 2017 Greece Thessaloniki

The EASA Integrated ATPL course is designed for students from zero flying experience up to a frozen ATPL in approximately 12 to 14 months, by finishing this program you will be eligible to work as a First Officer with an airline. [+]

Best Course Studies in Aviation 2017. The EASA Integrated ATPL course is designed for students from zero flying experience up to a frozen ATPL in approximately 12 to 14 months, by finishing this program you will be eligible to work as a First Officer with an airline. After graduation the student will have an EASA Commercial Pilot Licence (CPL) with Multi-Engine (ME), Instrument Rating (IR) and Multi Crew Cooperation (MCC) Course with 198.5 flying hours and 800 theory hours. Airline Transport Pilot Licence (ATPL) is a professional pilot licence and is most preferable by the airlines. ​Entry Requirements: Minimum age of 17 years old High School Degree or Equivalent Aviation English Language Proficiency ​(ELP) ​Ability to pass Aviation Medical Class 1 Exams Course Includes Approach and Landing Fees All taxes Uniform HCAA Fees (Theory exams, first attempt) Skill Test (aircraft rental) Additional Information Upon request Skies Aviation Academy will guide you to obtain a UK EASA Professional Licence! [-]

Integrated ATPL

Flybyschool: Excellence in Flight Training
Campus Full time 12 months Open Enrollment Spain León

Airline Focused training from day 1. [+]

Key Characteristics: EASA license Small Class Sizes Airline Focused training from day 1 Integrated Ground and Flight Training Airline Fundamentals Training taught by highly experienced pilots All training completed in Spain Upset Recovery Training taught in aircraft and Jet Simulators Competency Based MCC Training delivered on FNTP II B737 Simulators Course Structure: ATPL Ground School: Months 1 - 8 Ground School is delivered by experienced pilots and/or subject experts on a 5 days a week, 5 hours per day. All training will be conducted in English. After the completion of the each module (4 months each), official exams at the Spanish Civil Aviation authority will be taken. Visual Flight Rating (VFR): Months 1 - 9 While Ground School continues, flight lessons progress with increasing demands; during this stage the first solo flight will be completed marking a milestone not only for the course but also for the cadet's path to become a commercial pilot. 145 flight hours will be completed both on FNTP I/II simulators and basic trainers. Instruments Flight Rating (IFR): Months 10 - 11 Flight training gets even more demanding; intensive IFR and cross-country training is conducted, both in dual and solo flights. 39 hours will be completed in this stage. Multi-Engine and Multi Crew Cooperation: Month 12 Once Ground School has been completed, final exams are conducted at EASA representatives,Multi Engine rating is conducted in faster and more complex airplanes. This phase also covers MCC competency based training on B737 or A320 Simulators. [-]

Commercial Pilot License

Calgary Flight Training Centre
Campus Full time Part time September 2017 Canada Calgary

The Calgary Flight Training Centre is committed to excellence in training tomorrow's commercial aviators. [+]

Best Course Studies in Aviation 2017. The Calgary Flight Training Centre is committed to excellence in training tomorrow's commercial aviators. Description The commercial pilot license is divided into a ground school and a flight component. The ground school is comprised of 80 hours training and is designed to prepare you to write your written exam. To be licensed as a commercial pilot you will need a total of 200 hours flight time. While completing commercial training you will obtain a night rating as well as multi-engine instrument rating. Some hours will be done with and instructor but many will also be time-building hours while you build valuable experience. Alberta residents are also eligible for student loans. Prerequisites Hold a valid private pilot license Must be 18 years of age to be licensed however training can begin at an earlier age Category 1 Medical Course Requirements (Based on minimum Transport Canada requirements) Minimum 200 hours total flight time of which 100 hours shall be "pilot-in-command" (PIC), 20 hours shall be cross country, and 25 hours shall be instrument time (This includes all previously acquired hours) 45 hours dual instruction including: 5 hours night including 2 hours night cross country 5 hours cross country 20 hours instrument 30 hours solo including: 25 hours improving general flying skills 5 hours night 10 hours ground school Passing grade on Transport Canada written exam and flight test Length of Course The commercial pilot course can take anywhere between 6-12 months to complete depending on whether... [-]

ICAO-EASA CPL/IR/MEP Conversion Course

Global Aviation
Campus Full time 10 days September 2017 Greece Piraeus

The aim of the course is to train an ICAO CPL/IR/MEP holder to the level of proficiency necessary to enable him to operate as co-pilot on multi pilot, multi engine airplanes in commercial air transportation, according to the EASA Part-FCL. [+]

The aim of the course is to train an ICAO CPL/IR/MEP holder to the level of proficiency necessary to enable them to operate as copilot on multi pilot, multi engine airplanes in commercial air transportation according to the EASA Part-FCL. Upon successful completion of the course the pilot will be awarded the EASA Part-FCL CPL/IR/MEP with ATPL Theory Credit. Pre-Entry Requirements Have a valid ICAO CPL/IR/MEP Have a EASA Medical (class 1) Certificate Have at least 200 hrs total flight time, including 100 hrs as PIC, of which 50 hrs X-country as PIC Have at least 55 hrs instrument flight time, of which up to 40 hrs in FNPT II Have at least one X-country trip 300 NM with two stops at aerodromes different from the base aerodrome The Theoretical Training: The ATPL theoretical knowledge course comprises of 14 subjects and includes Bristol GS approved inter-active distance learning training, progress tests and sample exams. The theoretical knowledge course uses Bristol GS training material (DVD). The 14 ATPL subjects are: (010) Air Law, (021) Aircraft General Knowledge, (022) Instruments & Electronics, (031) Flight Performance and Planning - Mass and Balance, (032) Performance, (033) Flight Planning & Monitoring, (040) Human Performance & Limitations, (050) Meteorology, (061) General Navigation, (062) Radio Navigation, (070) Operational Procedures, (081) Principles of Flight, (091) VFR Communications, and (092) IFR Communications. The Flight Training: The flight training course comprises a total of 30 hrs and covers the conversion training for the CPL, MEP class rating and IR (SEP... [-]

Private Pilot Certificate

San Diego Flight Training International
Campus Full time Part time 8 weeks September 2017 USA San Diego + 1 more

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. [+]

Best Course Studies in Aviation 2017. 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. Ground school training includes aerodynamics and the principals of flight; aircraft systems; meteorology and weather data services; airspace; air traffic control; radio communications; Federal Aviation Regulations; aero medical factors; aeronautical charts and associated publications; aircraft performance and limitations; basic and radio navigation; night flying procedures; flight planning; flight maneuvers; and ground operations. Flight training syllabus includes preflight procedures; airport operations; takeoffs and landings; performance maneuvers; ground reference maneuvers; navigation and cross-country operations; basic instrument maneuvers; stalls; emergency operations; night operations; and post-flight briefing. [-]

Flight Training

Gulf Coast Aviation
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 12 weeks September 2017 USA New Orleans + 1 more

We train using the state-of-the-art, scenario-based training program that is exclusively available only to Cessna Pilot Centers. [+]

BLOW THE CEILING OFF YOUR FUTURE We train using the state-of-the-art, scenario-based training program that is exclusively available only to Cessna Pilot Centers. Produced by John and Martha King and their team, this multimedia, internet training program allows students to progress at their own pace and delivers amazing retention of information. The program makes excellent use of the building blocks of learning approach. First simple skills are taught. Then with each proceeding lesson those skills are reviewed and then combined to form more advanced skills. An efficient learning system is formed which will get you through your training with confidence and minimal expense. View A Demo of our Revolutionary Training Program. THE DISCOVERY FLIGHT Your instructor will take you on a short flight to introduce you to the airplane, the airport, and the thrill of taking the controls of a safe, reliable Cessna aircraft for the first time. NAVIGATION AND CROSS-COUNTRY FLYING You’ll become an expert an various types of navigation and learn to fly to other cities on cross-country flights (any flight greater than 50 miles). TAKE YOUR WRITTEN AND FLIGHT EXAMS A written exam will precede your oral and flight exam with an FAA-designated examiner. START YOUR FLIGHT TRAINING With the Cessna Flight Training System, you will use our interactive programs designed to compliment your actual flight experience. GET YOUR AVIATION MEDICAL CERTIFICATE A complete medical exam is required to get your Student Pilot Certificate (required before solo). There are a few health conditions that can prevent your... [-]

Course - ATP Airline Transport Pilot

Stockholm Flight Academy
Campus Full time 15 months September 2017 Sweden Stockholm

This program is tailormade for the motivated and self-disciplined future pilots. In the end of this course you will be ready to step in a JET AIRLINER as B737NG/A320 [+]

Best Course Studies in Aviation 2017. Welcome To the beginning of your journey... Stockholm Flight Academy started as a project 2013 by a dedicated team of aviation professionals such as Airline Pilots, Instructors and other essential personnel. Since then the academy has grown into a fully functional EASA Approved Training Organization. We have a large variety of different experiences and that, we believe, is the key to a successful organization. SFA is today mainly based at Stockholm Västerås Airport. Other training centers include Stockholm Arlanda Airport. We’re pleased to offer high standard student accommodation in connection to the training center. We can offer shared accommodation to fully furnished one-bedroom apartments. All-inclusive is a common term in our organization. One of our key principles is to assist the student with all the necessary arrangements outside the training itself. Why? So the student can focus on what really matters: the flight training. Contact us and we’d be happy to tell you more about our academy and why we should be your first choice. AIRLINE TRANSPORT PILOT From zero to frozen ATPL license. This is a fulltime program that takes you from 0 flight hours until you receive your own frozen ATPL, which is what you need to fly for an airline. Our program also includes Jet Orientation Course (JOC), Multi Crew Cooperation (MCC) and Airline Prep Course (APC). After completion of the program, you are then eligible to apply for a position at an airline. Pre-Entry Requirements: Medical Class 1 English level... [-]

Airline Pilot 260 Hours

Flyschool
Campus Full time 18 - 24 months September 2017 Spain Madrid

This course is oriented for people without any flight experience who wish to work in aviation as pilots in the short term. Candidates will be trained according with a program designed and supervised by Airline Captains and school flight instructors. Training programs between Spain (flight training) and Spain (time building) available. [+]

This course is oriented for people without any flight experience who wish to work in aviation as pilots in the short term. Candidates will be trained according with a program designed and supervised by Airline Captains and school flight instructors. Training programs between Spain (flight training) and Spain (time building) available. All licenses required to act as commercial airline pilot are included within course, from (Commercial Pilot License) CPL to MCC (Multi Crew Cooperation Course) Duratiom: 18-24 months Starting date: inmediate Language: Spanish and English Flight time: 260 h. Included training material: headset, flight bag , plotter, CR3, kneeboard, pilot shirts, uniform trousers, tie, etc. Aircraft and Simulator fleet: Cessna 150, Piper PA28 Cherokee, Piper PA28 Arrow, Piper PA34 Séneca, Piper PA23 Aztec, and FNPTI y FNPTII MCC simutators (ver). Licenses and ratings included: PPL EASA license PPL FAA license Airline Transportation Pilot License (Theoretical ATPL) Multi-engine rating Night rating Instrumental Ratin (IR) Comercial Pilot License (CPL) Multi Crew Cooperation Course MCC [-]

Fast Track Pilot Training (18 Months)

Andorra Aviation Academy
Campus Full time 18 months September 2017 Andorra Andorra La Vella

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. [+]

Best Course Studies in Aviation 2017. Presentation 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 required for (USA/Europe) M1/Shengen EASA ATPL (University of Andorra) FAA / PPL (Florida, USA) FAA instrument Rating (Florida, USA) FAA commercial licence (Florida, USA) EASA CPL licence EASA Instrument rating (Europe) Language Proficiency Check (University of Andorra) EASA MCC A320 (Airbus Training Center Toulouse, France) Accommodation (Andorra) Accommodation (Florida, Europe) Flights to the USA Transport during EASA conversion and MCC FAA/EASA licences examination fees [-]

Airline Cabin Crew

Sharaf Aviation Services Academy
Campus Full time Part time September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai

This course is ideal for young professionals looking to get a head start in the profession, introducing the skills and responsibilities expected by the world’s leading airlines. [+]

Description This course is ideal for young professionals looking to get a head start in the profession, introducing the skills and responsibilities expected by the world’s leading airlines. Special emphasis is given to customer service and procedures for handling unusual situations during flight, with the final module of the course giving useful tips for completing the recruitment process. Introduction to the Airline Industry Regulatory Context of the Airline Industry Organization Structures in Airlines Airport Transport and Flight Operation Flight Operation The Aircraft Cabin Theory of Flight and Altitude Physiology Crew Responsibilities and Cooperation Organization Structure and Board the Aircraft Communication on Board the Aircraft Cabin Crew Duties in Normal Operations Managing Abnormal and Emergency Situations Perspective on Air Transportation Safety Turbulence and Cabin Decompression Emergency Landing and Evacuation Medical Emergencies Onboard the Aircraft Medical Emergency Equipment Onboard the Aircraft Performing CPR, AED and Heimlich Manoeuvre Flight and Cabin Crew Incapacitation Dangerous Goods Air Transportation of Dangerous Goods Handling Dangerous Goods in the Aircraft Cabin Aviation Security Coordinated Efforts to Increase Aviation Security Unlawful Interference Customer Service and Interaction with passengers Creating a Customer Service Environment Serving Passengers with Additional Needs Airline Catering and Onboard Retail Services Organization of Airline Catering Serving Meals Onboard the Aircraft Cabin Crew Professional Development The Cabin Crew Professional and Life Style Choices Cabin Crew Professional Development [-]

ICAO to EASA conversion course

Olympus Aviation Academy
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time September 2017 Greece Thessaloniki

Valid ICAO CPL/IR/MEP [+]

Best Course Studies in Aviation 2017. 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 € The ATPL Theory consists of 14 subjects in accordance with Part FCL. The ATPL Theory consists of 14 subjects. Air Law Aircraft General Knowledge, Airframe, Systems, Power Plant Aircraft General Knowledge, Instruments, Electronics Flight performance and Planning, Mass and Balance Performance Flight Planning and Monitoring Human Performance and Limitations Meteorology General Navigation Radio Navigation Operational Procedures Principles of Flight VFR Communications IFR Communications After passed ATPL theory next course is: Flight Training: 10 Hours Single-engine 5 Hours Multi-engine 10 Hours Multi-Engine (F/S) Duration/Cost: 10 days / 7700 € ATPL valid Licensed, more than 1500 hrs : Don’t need flight training course, just F/S with EASA TRE [-]

Private Pilot Certification

Institute of Aviation at Parkland College
Campus Full time 2 years February 2018 USA Champaign

Associate degree students will sequentially earn the private pilot certificate, instrument rating, commercial pilot certificate, and multiengine rating during the program. There is also the opportunity to earn flight instructor certificates for airplane, instrument, and multiengine. [+]

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. Career Outlook With the impending influx of pilot retirements coupled with global growth in the aviation industry, there is a shortage of qualified pilots in the U.S. and internationally. In fact, according to Aviation Week, more than 20,000 pilot jobs are expected to open within the next seven years and these are conservative estimates. These jobs needs to be filled in order to ensure that smaller regional airlines can continue to offer service. It is argued that now maybe the best time to pursue and obtain your pilot education and flight training. Parkland’s Aviation Program The Institute of Aviation at Parkland offers an associate’s degree in aviation as well as opportunities for certification as a private pilot, instrument-rated pilot, commercial pilot, multiengine-rated pilot, and flight instructor. The associate’s degree prepares students to transfer to... [-]

Integrated ATPL Program – Amsterdam

CAE Oxford Aviation Academy
Campus Full time 8 - 10 months August 2017 United Kingdom Oxford Belgium Steenokkerzeel India Gondia + 4 more

CAE Oxford Aviation Academy Amsterdam has been approved by the Dutch Civil Aviation Authority as a Flight Training Organization (FTO). This implies that it is recognized as a training institute, fully capable of providing integrated pilot training to the exacting standards of the Joint Aviation Requirements for Flight Crew Licensing (JAR-FCL). [+]

Best Course Studies in Aviation 2017. CAE Oxford Aviation Academy Amsterdam has been approved by the Dutch Civil Aviation Authority as a Flight Training Organization (FTO). This implies that it is recognized as a training institute, fully capable of providing integrated pilot training to the exacting standards of the Joint Aviation Requirements for Flight Crew Licensing (JAR-FCL). This approval concerns the composition of training syllabus, qualifications of lecturers and instructors, as well as the technical standards of all training aids and classrooms. The quality of training has been recognized by all major airlines and government institutions. Course Outline - The first eight months focus on theoretical training including the completion of 14 EASA Theoretical ATPL Exams. - Flight training will be conducted at CAE Oxford Aviation Academy Phoenix in Mesa, (USA), CAE Oxford Aviation Academy Brussels and CAE Oxford Aviation Academy Oxford. - For Multi Crew Cooperation (MCC) and Jet Orientation Course (JOC) training we factor in two additional months. [-]

Aerospace Manufacturing Engineering Technology

Confederation College
Campus Full time 2 - 3 years September 2017 Canada Thunder Bay

As an Aerospace Technologist you will work alongside Engineers and shop floor personnel, managing projects while resolving manufacturing problems as they arise. [+]

Aerospace Manufacturing Engineering Technology If you’re a motivated, enthusiastic individual, eager to pursue an extremely rewarding career with a difference, then look no further. Canada’s aerospace industry provides numerous opportunities to work in a fast-paced, productive team environment. The design and manufacture of aerospace products requires the skills and input of many talented workers. As an Aerospace Technologist you will work alongside Engineers and shop floor personnel, managing projects while resolving manufacturing problems as they arise. Through Confederation College, you now have the option of graduating from the 2-year Aerospace Manufacturing Engineering Technician program with a Technician Diploma or from the Aerospace Manufacturing Engineering Technology with an Advanced Diploma after completing three years of study. [-]

FAA Commercial Pilot Training

Epic Flight Academy
Campus Full time 6 - 8 months September 2017 USA New Smyrna Beach

Epic’s Professional Pilot program is the leading part 141 approved accelerated FAA commercial pilot training course. [+]

Best Course Studies in Aviation 2017. Epic’s Professional Pilot program is the leading part 141 approved accelerated FAA commercial pilot training course. This course is designed to take a student with zero flight training experience to the Multi Engine Commercial Pilot level in as little as 6 – 8 months. The focus of this commercial pilot training course is for the student to first receive a strong foundation in general aviation knowledge. Once proficient in the basics a strategic, full immersion program is launched for the student’s particular learning style. The next step is for students to develop their actual flight skills and practice essential safety procedures using real-time simulation in our Frasca Tru Flite and Mentor level 5 field training devices. This combined scenario based training with computer based training allows the student the comfort of learning and making mistakes on the ground. This boosts confidence that they know and can successfully perform procedures and maneuvers before beginning actual flights in the aircraft, saving both time and money during commercial pilot training. Our Professional Pilot program mimics that of major airline training, preparing you for the airline from day one. The WORLD Needs Commercial Pilots Quick The world is going through a massive pilot shortage! Every year Boeing produces statistics concerning the worldwide demand of pilots for the upcoming decades. As you can see, it’s essential that you begin your commercial pilot training now to make sure you take advantage of this incredible demand while it lasts. A bright... [-]