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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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Course - Multi Crew Cooperation (MCC)

FLY FOR FUN S.R.O.
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 45 hours September 2017 Czech Republic Prague + 1 more

The aim of the training is to gain professional knowledge, skills and experience as part of multi-pilot crew (MCC) to safely fly multi-pilot multi-engine airplanes. It is a prerequisite for flying for the airlines. [+]

Best Course Studies in Aviation 2017. MCC Course The MCC course (Multi Crew Cooperation) is required for every pilot who wants to fly as part of a multi-pilot crew. The aim of the training is to gain professional knowledge, skills and experience as part of multi-pilot crew (MCC) to safely fly multi-pilot multi-engine airplanes. It is a prerequisite for flying for the airlines. Entry requirements for the MCC course Minimum age is 18 years and students need at least hold a valid certificate of medical fitness II Class according to PART-MED. 25 hours of classroom training are required before starting the practical training. Students must hold an instrument rating IR for multi-engine airplanes and must have sufficient knowledge of the Czech language. The MCC course consists of 25 hours of theory and 20 hours of flight in a flight simulator FNPT II [-]

Award in Air Cabin Crew

Heathrow Aviation Academy
Campus Full time 15 days Open Enrollment United Kingdom Heathrow

British Airways is the course delivery partner for the AIR CABIN CREW AWARD offered by Heathrow Aviation Academy. The course is designed and delivered entirely by British Airways, conducted at the British Airways training facilities located at the London Heathrow Airport. This course is an ideal entry route into the industry and combines both theory and practical sessions. All candidates receive an "Award in Air Cabin Crew" produced by British Airways upon completion of the programme. [+]

Fast track your career and increase your employment prospects by enrolling in our Air Cabin Crew programme. British Airways is the course delivery partner for the AIR CABIN CREW AWARD offered by Heathrow Aviation Academy. The course is designed and delivered entirely by British Airways, conducted at the British Airways training facilities located at the London Heathrow Airport. This course is an ideal entry route into the industry and combines both theory and practical sessions. All candidates receive an "Award in Air Cabin Crew" produced by British Airways upon completion of the programme. A cabin crew job will not only give you opportunities to travel the world whilst benefiting from high earning potential but also has prospects for career development and great benefits. Recruitment within the industry is at an all time high and the best way to show your commitment to becoming cabin crew is to take the initiative and develop your professional skills and knowledge before you apply for a job. This will demonstrate to your prospective employer that you not only have the required knowledge but also have a true passion and determination to thrive in this industry! Course Highlight & Benefits: 15 Days intensive course covering a full range of theory and practical sessions delivered by British Airways at the London Heathrow Airport Increase your exposure and employment prospects globally and beat the competition Gain in depth knowledge and skills needed in areas such as responsibilities and role of a cabin crew, operating procedures, safety procedures,... [-]

Course in ΙΑΤΑ / FIATA Dangerous Goods Initial / Recurrent

Airtravel Aviation Academy
Campus Full time September 2017 Cyprus Strovolos

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. [+]

Best Course Studies in Aviation 2017. 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 labeling of packages Radioactive materials [-]

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 [+]

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 B Mathematics level B Physics level... [-]

The British Aviation Experience

Brookfield Aviation
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 weeks August 2017 United Kingdom Epsom + 1 more

This unique two-week course in the U.K., for boys and girls (14-18 years), will give an insight into what it is like to work within the aviation industry. They will experience many aspects of life as a pilot, including flying lessons on light aircraft, Boeing 747 simulator, and emergency training with British Airways. Also visits to aviation museums, airline headquarters as well as some exciting recreational activities, sightseeing in London and Cardiff. The students will stay in the halls of residence of Brunel University in London, where they will also have English lessons most days. There will be some talks with pilots and other airline professionals as well. This is a really good way to help young people to decide whether or not they would like a career in aviation and is a wonderful experience for the participants. They will go home with improved English language, flying experience, a broader outlook on life having spent time with other kids from around the world, not to mention having a lot of fun during the two weeks. [+]

Best Course Studies in Aviation 2017. The British Aviation Experience - Teenage package (Age 14 to 18) A unique two week aviation course in the United Kingdom Pilot Flight Training (3 Hours of Flight) Each student will have three flying lessons of 1 hour on different days* The flying school is fully approved to teach pilots for the European (EASA) Private Pilot's Licence and Light Aircraft Pilot Licence. All ground school, pilot flight training and flight tests required are conducted by the flight school at the airfield by professional instructors and flight examiners dedicated to providing high quality training. The student will also receive items of uniform, a pilot’s logbook with flights recorded, photograph and a certificate. London Sightseeing ​ Students will be able to enjoy time in London to see the many famous sights such as Buckingham Palace, Tower of London, Houses of Parliament, St. Pauls Cathedral and the London Eye, to name but a few. ​ Simulator Day – Cardiff Students will fly the famous Boeing 747-400 “Jumbo Jet” in an airline standard full motion flight simulator. A perfect opportunity for would-be pilots to get a real feel for what it’s like to be a pilot on the Boeing 747. Students will fly 30 minutes as Pilot in Command (PIC), 30 minutes as co-pilot and one hour as an observer. Each student will receive a certificate and photograph. With full motion and sound, it’s the closest thing to really flying without leaving the ground. ​ Visit to Aircraft... [-]

Night Rating Flight Course

Cretan Eagle Aviation
Campus Full time 5 hours September 2017 Greece Crete

The Night Rating Course includes the Ground School, 5 hours minimum of flight training at night (3 hours minimum dual and 5 Touch & Go Solo flights) and the Certificate at course’s completion. [+]

The Night Rating Course includes the Ground School, 5 hours minimum of flight training at night (3 hours minimum dual and 5 Touch & Go Solo flights) and the Certificate at course’s completion. If a student requires additional flight hours, the cost is 200.00 euro per hour. There is no extra charge for additional hours of Ground School if needed. The average time for completing this course is one week. [-]

Career Direct Program

San Diego Flight Training International
Campus Full time 29 weeks September 2017 USA San Diego

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. [+]

Best Course Studies in Aviation 2017. 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. Classes are forming now. Class sizes are limited to 10 students. With the Career Direct Program you can earn a Private Pilot Certificate (License), Instrument Rating, Commercial Pilot Certificate, and Multiengine Rating in approximately 29 weeks. This course includes the following hours of instruction: Directed Ground Study [ 112 Hours] Pre/Post Flight - Ground Instruction [ 90 Hours ] Knowledge Test Preparation Ground Instruction [ 48 Hours ] Dual Cessna 172 Flight Time [ 77.5 Hours ] Dual Piper Arrow Flight Time [10 Hours] Dual Twin Engine Flight Time [15 Hours] Solo Cessna 172 Flight Time [ 80 Hours ] Solo Piper Arrow Flight Time [ 5 Hours ] Dual Advanced Flight Training Device (Simulator) [ 22.5 Hours ] Private, Instrument, G1000, and Commercial Pilot Training Kits Private, Instrument and Commercial Knowledge Test Examinations Private, Instrument, Commercial and Multiengine Practical Examinations Total Ground Instruction: 250 Hours Total Flight Instruction: 210 Hours Note: The listed hours of ground and flight instruction meet or exceed FAA regulations. It must be understood that all students do not learn at the same pace, therefore it is possible that some students may exceed the listed hours in order to complete their aviation objective. International students are welcome. Other course costs NOT... [-]

Professional Pilot Program

Global Atlantis Aviation
Campus Full time 6 - 8 months September 2017 USA Pembroke Pines

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 professional pilot program is designed take initial students from zero hours to FAA Commercial Multi-Engine certified pilots ready for airline careers. Flight Training Certificates Private Pilot Certificate, Instrument Rating Commercial Pilot Certificate With Single & Multi Engine Rating Total Hours – 252 hours Training Aircraft Cessna 172, Cessna 152, Piper Arrow PA-28 Complex Piper Seneca PA-34 Multi Engine Full Motion 737 Simulator Transition 2 to 4 hour Familiarization & Interview Preparation Session Also Included Pilot Kit: Headset, Flight Bag, VFR and IFR Charts, Airport Facility Directory, Syllabus, Maneuvers, Study Guide, Private, Instrument/Commercial, Multi-engine, Kneeboard, E6B Flight Computer, Plotter Logbook, FAR/AIM, PTS, Aircraft Checklists: C152, C172, Oral Exam Guide, Uniform: 3 Shirts, & 4 Epaulets Written Exams: Private, Instrument, Commercial Tuition $52,500.00 Payment Plan 50% - on Start Date and 50 % - 3 months After Start Date 6-8 Months To Complete We do not break up our training programs. You must start at zero* and go all the way through completion of the Professional Pilot Program. *A credit of $5,000.00 is applied for tuition to those who have completed their PPL. Foreign Students I-20 Preparation $1200 Professional Pilot Course Details This comprehensive airline pilot career training program comprises all ground and flight instruction to earn the FAA Private Pilot single engine, Instrument Rating and the Commercial Single & Multi-Engine Rating. Private Pilot Certificate Private Pilot Ground School Included Solo /C172 10 Hrs FTD / Dual 3 Hrs Dual / C172 40 Hrs Check Ride 2 Hrs Designated Examiner... [-]

Integrated Zero To ATPL

Olympus Aviation Academy
Online & Campus Combined Full time 12 - 14 months September 2017 Greece Thessaloniki

Olympus Aviation Academy has developed a thorough integrated pilot training program to bring the students up to the proficiency so that they operate as co-pilots on single and/or multi-engine airliners in commercial air transport and continue their career in aviation. [+]

Best Course Studies in Aviation 2017. INTEGRATED ‘’OLYMPUS’’ zero – TO ATPL frozen Olympus Aviation Academy has developed a thorough integrated pilot training program to bring the students up to the proficiency so that they operate as co-pilots on single and/or multi-engine airliners in commercial air transport and continue their career in aviation. The integrated training course is a full time course from zero hour experience through to obtaining a frozen EASA ATPL (fATPL) including English Language Proficiency (ICAO) and MCC certificate. When you choose to enroll for an integrated course you’ve decided to become a professional pilot attending a full time course, including day-to-day ground and flight training. Pre Requirements: The minimum age for entry into OLYMPUS Aviation Academy Professional Flight Training is 18 years. Fluent in English. Holder of a valid EASA Medical Certificate class 1. Course Duration: Prior to the start of the course the student is required to complete the enrolment process by submitting the ATPL Application form accompanied by a EASA Medical Class 1 certificate, a copy of an ID or Passport, a copy of a High School Diploma (or equivalent) and 4 photographs. Regularly the flight training begins about 1 month after the start of the course and runs continuously from that point onwards. However the student has the choice to begin the training at a later time. The minimum duration of the ATPL integrated course is 12 months and the maximum is 36 months. In OLYMPUS Aviation Academy the average time required to... [-]

Aircraft Engineering

Keilir Academy in Iceland
Campus Full time Part time 5 semesters August 2017 Iceland Reykjavik + 1 more

The European Aviation Safety agency (EASA) regulates all aviation activity in Europe. Engineers are licenced in the same way as pilots and air traffic controllers. [+]

Aircraft Engineering The European Aviation Safety agency (EASA) regulates all aviation activity in Europe. Engineers are licenced in the same way as pilots and air traffic controllers. An Engineer who is fully licensed can certify work, which has been performed on an aircraft, and return it to the skies. Air Service Training Ltd. in Perth Scotland in cooperation with Keilir Aviation Academy has set up a local field office at the Keilir location in Ásbrú in Reykjanesbær where courses for certified Aircraft Engineering takes place. AST is approved by the UKCAA (United Kingdom Civil Aviation Authority). This is a 5 semester accredited program for Aircraft Engineering ´Approved IR Part 66 Category B´ which is both theoretical and practical course including apprenticeship for Aircraft Engineers. The course follows both the curriculum published by EASA according to the European publishing of certificates and AST, which is professionally responsible for implementation and quality of each course. Those that graduate from AST acquire the full part 66 license. About the course Courses are all taught in English, although most teachers will be Icelandic whereas Keilir has hired and trained teachers who are already Icelandic aircraft engineers. The first part of the course begins with a general Aircraft Engineer education that includes academic as well as practical training. The course is taught in modules finishing one subject at a time and takes 5 semesters. At the end of the basic education course students have the option of choosing their individual interest e.g. to become B1.1... [-]

EASA Part66 Basic Licence Course

Aviatec Training Center
Campus Full time 2 years Open Enrollment Greece Athens

Being a Licensed Mechanic is a highly skilled and responsible job, and it takes two years of theoretical studies and two more years of practical experience in a maintenance organisation, in order to be eligible for obtaining the licence. Even this is just the beginning for most Licensed Mechanics, who does more study, gains more experience toward specialising in aircraft types and therefore is most likely to work at such a position. [+]

Best Course Studies in Aviation 2017. For a successful licensed mechanic PART 66 BASIC TRAINING Being a Licensed Mechanic is a highly skilled and responsible job, and it takes two years of theoretical studies and two more years of practical experience in a maintenance organisation, in order to be eligible for obtaining the licence. Even this is just the beginning for most Licensed Mechanics, who does more study, gains more experience toward specialising in aircraft types and therefore is most likely to work at such a position. Training courses can start any time, but candidates cannot apply for a license until the age of 18. Training includes both theoretical and practical parts, followed by examinations and practical assessments. The candidates must be able to read, write and communicate to an understandable level in English language in which almost all the technical documentation and procedures necessary to support the issue of the certificate of release to service are written. Categories of Aircraft Mechanics Licensed Aircraft Mechanics are divided into the following main categories according to European Aviation Legislation: Category A. A category A aircraft maintenance license permits the holder to issue certificates of release to service following minor scheduled line maintenance and simple defect rectification tasks. Category B1. A category B1 aircraft maintenance license permits the holder to issue certificates of release to service following any scheduled and unscheduled maintenance (line, base, modifications) and defect rectification tasks performed on aircraft structure, power plant, mechanical, electrical, limited on avionic systems. This license... [-]

Course in Avionics Technician

Avionica
Campus Part time 3 months September 2017 USA Orlando

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. [+]

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. Training includes reviews and tests for 2 of the most important licenses of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and one-year membership of the Avionics Technicians Association, Inc. we also are the only Chief Examiner of the FCC in the State of Florida. This on the job training (OJT) will cover topics such as: Electronic Navigation Instruments and Communication Technical Education Aviation Safety Quality Control Human Factor anything related to newest aviation technology known as "New Generation" [-]

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... [-]

CanSat: Hands-on Satellite Design

TU Berlin Summer & Winter University
Campus Full time 4 weeks July 2017 Germany Berlin

This course is designed for students with a general understanding of engineering who want to gain insight into the exciting topic of space technologies. With the practical approach applied, students experience working on a challenging project in an interdisciplinary team. [+]

Summer school: 24 July - 17 August 2017 Course price: 2.200 Euros 18 hours of class sessions per week, 5 ECTS credit points Topic Space Technology Target group This course is designed for students with a general understanding of engineering who want to gain insight into the exciting topic of space technologies. With the practical approach applied, students experience working on a challenging project in an interdisciplinary team. This prepares them for a systems engineering career with a leading position in the engineering industry. With the basic knowledge in space technologies that is imparted in this course, students have a good starting point to prepare themselves for a continuing education in space engineering. It is recommended that students use their own laptops for the hands-on project. Learning Goal/Output After taking part in this course, students will have knowledge of the most important topics related to space technologies. Students will know the parts of a space system and understand their correlations, and will be able to plan and conduct a space mission. Practically, students will be capable of designing a part of a space system with regard to mechanics, electronics and programming. Course Components The course starts with introductory lectures about the most important topics related to space technologies. In parallel, a practical training will be given to develop specific engineering skills in mechanics, electronics and programming that are necessary to conduct the hands-on project. During project work units, parts of a CanSat will be designed with supervision in smaller groups.... [-]

Aviation Foundation Course

Airways Aviation
Campus Full time Part time Open Enrollment Thailand Bangkok Iraq Baghdad Japan Osaka Kuwait Kuwait City Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Indonesia Jakarta United Arab Emirates Dubai Bangladesh Dhaka Lebanon Beirut China Beijing Montenegro Podgorica + 20 more

Our Aviation Foundation Course offers students a tailored curriculum developed by industry professionals to provide the best possible introduction into the theoretical and practical aspects of flying. [+]

Best Course Studies in Aviation 2017. Our Aviation Foundation Course offers students a tailored curriculum developed by industry professionals to provide the best possible introduction into the theoretical and practical aspects of flying. The Aviation Foundation Course provides students with a unique entry point into a career in aviation – one that gives you the best start to your studies and also offers a low risk opportunity to experience aviation training first hand, before committing to pilot training abroad. Students will become familiar with aircraft equipment and gain the knowledge required to progress, with confidence, to full flight training at one of our Pilot Training Academies in the UK or Australia. This intensive course has been designed as a study pathway into accredited EASA pilot training in the UK or CASA pilot training in Australia. Our Aviation Foundation Course provides exceptional introductory training in the following subject areas: aviation English principles of flight simulator training meteorology air law navigation operation, performance and loading human factors COURSE DURATION 8 weeks’ full time. We also offer flexible learning options, including evening classes. [-]