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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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Fast Track ATPL (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 [-]

India Professional Pilot Program - Gondia

CAE Oxford Aviation Academy
Campus Full time 19 months August 2017 India Gondia United Kingdom Oxford + 2 more

CAE Oxford Aviation Academy Gondia offers a focused 19 month program designed to prepare you to become a professional airline pilot. [+]

CAE Oxford Aviation Academy Gondia offers a focused 19 month program designed to prepare you to become a professional airline pilot. All courses meet International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) syllabus standards. Upon successful completion, you will have obtained all appropriate ab-initio ratings including your Commercial Pilot License (CPL) with Instrument Rating (IR) and Multi-Engine Rating (ME). You will be trained using best practices developed from CAE's extensive experience in training professional pilots -- throughout the CAE Oxford Aviation Academy network as well as CAE's worldwide training centre network where tens of thousands of airline and business aviation pilots train every year. Course Outline Phase One: Ground School The first four months of training are dedicated to studying aviation theory and gaining a solid comprehension of both maths and physics. This phase is delivered by our experienced ground school instructors in fully air-conditioned, modern classrooms. Our instructors will prepare you for the mandatory Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) examinations. The exams will be taken according to the DGCA schedule and spread out over the whole course of your training program. Phase two: Flight Training This is what you really come to flight school for. You'll take off with our experienced flight instructors in our new Diamond trainer aircraft. And when you land after your first solo flight, it's a rush you'll never forget. Flight training is divided into various lesson elements, and you will fly approximately 200 hours during your time in Gondia:... [-]

Integrated ATPL

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

Airline Focused training from day 1. [+]

Best Course Studies in Aviation 2017. 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... [-]

Private Pilot License Course (PPL)

Martinair Flight Academy
Campus Part time 12 - 16 months

The PPL (Private Pilot Licence) is an EASA License, with which almost all small airplanes may be flown under VFR, without the restriction of European borders. Once you have you PPL licence you can obtain more ratings for Multi Engine Piston or an Instrument Rating. Selection & Medical Acceptance: There are no pre-selection criteria to obtain your PPL, except the minimum age of 17. Before you start your PPL Course it is important to have your Medical Class 2. Issues as: conditions of sight, color blindness, hearing test and a general health examination, will be checked. Once you have your PPL Licence, it will gives you the privilege to fly VFR. The theoretical PPL course will be obtained through E-learning. This means Computer Based Training in English. The theoretical exams, explained below, will be held at the Belgium CAA. [+]

The PPL (Private Pilot License) is an EASA (European Aviation Safety Agency) License, with which almost all single-engine airplanes may be flown. The PPL License can be extended with a number of qualifications. For example flying blind qualification (Instrument Rating), which is necessary for instrument flying. During this course you will learn how to fly an airplane and gradually explore the capabilities of the airplane. All basic flying techniques are discussed. This involves take off, landing, climbing, level flight, turns, stalls, descents, circuit flying, emergency procedures, etc. As student pilot you work towards your first solo flight, which means flying without your instructor next to you. The next step after your first solo flight is to learn how to navigate with the aid of charts, compass, radio beacons etc. First you fly to other aerodromes with your instructor next to you and later you do this during solo flights. Next to building flying experiences, your navigational skills will be refined. Such attention is paid to divert to a destination aerodrome other than the scheduled aerodrome if circumstances necessitated. Also the basic flying blind aspects will be discussed. To obtain the Private Pilot License, a candidate is required to have at least 45 hours flying experience (including at least 25 hours with an instructor and at least 10 hours solo). With about 1 training flight per week, the training can be completed in 1 year. To obtain the Private Pilot License theory examinations must also be taken. For 2017 we have... [-]

Commercial Licence Pilot Course

St.Thomas Flight Centre
Campus Full time September 2017 Canada Saint Thomas

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! [+]

Best Course Studies in Aviation 2017. 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! Commercial Pilot Licence Age Must be 18 years for the issue of the Licence Medical Fitness Applicant must hold a Category 1 medical Experience Applicant must hold a Private Pilot Licence An applicant shall have completed a minimum of 200 hours flight time in aeroplanes, of which a minimum of 100 hours shall be pilot-in-command time including 20 hours cross-country pilot-in-command flight time Applicant shall have completed 65 hours... [-]

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. [+]

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 applies for airplane turbine, airplane piston,... [-]

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... [-]

Cabin Crew Training

ATIS Aviation Academy
Campus Full time 3 months February 2018 Egypt Cairo

Get the required knowledge which allows you to work as expert cabin crew member, with professional training certificate From ATIS AVIATION and EGYPT AIR. [+]

Course targeting Get the required knowledge which allows you to work as expert cabin crew member, with professional training certificate From ATIS AVIATION and EGYPT AIR. Content General safety General Service First aid CRM Practical training (Egypt air). Location: Egypt Duration: 3 months [-]

EASA Modular Training - Airline Transport Pilot Licence – OXFORD, UK

Airways Aviation
Campus Part time August 2017 United Kingdom Oxford

Airways Aviation’s EASA modular training options offer students a flexible, part time ATPL alternative to our full time, integrated course. You can undertake each stand alone course (or module) at a time that suits you, building your skills and qualifications as you go. [+]

Best Course Studies in Aviation 2017. Airways Aviation’s EASA modular training options offer students a flexible, part time ATPL alternative to our full time, integrated course. You can undertake each stand alone course (or module) at a time that suits you, building your skills and qualifications as you go. COURSE STRUCTURE STAGE 1 - Private Pilot Licence (PPL) 
+ Structured Hours Building + Night Qualification SPAIN A PPL is a licence to fly an aircraft
 for private use. You will complete
a minimum of 45 hours flying, in addition you will need to complete a Structured Hours Building of 150 flying hours (70 hours as pilot in command) before you can commence a CPL. A Night Qualification is an advanced flight training rating for pilots to fly at night. This module comprises 4 hours of dual flight time and 1 hour of solo flight time. STAGE 2 - ATPL Theory UNITED KINGDOM ATPL theory takes place over 26 weeks and is divided into two phases. Students will undertake a range of subjects including aircraft general knowledge, air law and IFR communications through to aeroplane performance and operational procedures. STAGE 3 - Multi-Engine Piston Class Rating + Commercial Pilot Licence (CPL) + Multi-Engine Instrument Rating SPAIN OR UNITED KINGDOM The Multi-Engine Piston Class
 Rating (MEP) gives you the skills and experience to fly as pilot in command of a twin engine aircraft. You will complete 6 hours of flight training and 7 hours of theory over 3 days. An EASA CPL... [-]

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... [-]

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... [-]

PBN – Performance Based Navigation Course

Queen Noor Civil Aviation Technical College
Campus Full time 7 days September 2017 Jordan Amman

This course provides participants with insights of Performance Based Navigation (PBN) concepts and their application for the planning and design of PBN airspace, in accordance with ICAO's Standards and Recommended Practices (SARPs). [+]

Best Course Studies in Aviation 2017. PBN – Performance Based Navigation Course ICAO Code: 059 Duration: 7 days Description: This course provides participants with insights of Performance Based Navigation (PBN) concepts and their application for the planning and design of PBN airspace, in accordance with ICAO's Standards and Recommended Practices (SARPs). [-]

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... [-]

Standard Integrated Flight Training with OJT Programme

Skyworld Aviation Group
Campus Full time 16 months November 2017 Philippines Manila

The foundation knowledge required to start the first flight phase. Subjects include aircraft general knowledge, air law, mass and balance, navigation, performance and planning, and meteorology. [+]

Best Course Studies in Aviation 2017. Flight training & phases: Our full-time, standard Integrated Flight Deck Programme typically takes approximately 14 months, and is broken down into several phases as outlined below. All phases are completed from our base. Eligibility: Graduate /Diploma Holder At least 21 years of Age Good English Communication Skills Class 1 medical issued from Aviation Doctor Able to Perform well in Pressure Flights. Skills acquired: The foundation knowledge required to start the first flight phase. Subjects include aircraft general knowledge, air law, mass and balance, navigation, performance and planning, and meteorology. ATPL THEORY: DURATION: 6 MONTHS (700 hours CLASS ROOM HOURS) Skills acquired: The Airline Transport Pilot Licence (ATPL) teaches students the theory required to operate commercial aircraft safely and professionally. Ground School Covers Fourteen (14) Subjects: 1. Theory of Flights 2. Basic Aircraft Instruments 3. Basic Aircraft Power Plant 4. Civil Air Regulations 5. Communications 6. Flight Environment and Airspace 7. Basic Aircraft Performance 8. Basic Weight & Balance 9. Basic Metrology 10. Aviation Physiology 11. Basic Radio Navigation 12. Basic Air Navigation 13. Basic Flight Planning 14. Instrument Review .FLIGHT TRANING Phase: Private Pilot Licence Training (PPL):- 50 hours of Flight time in a Cessna 152 35 hours of Instructor time 20 hours of ground school time Course Books and Materials CAAP Written Exam CAAP Check ride CAAP Medicals Instrument rating :( IR) 20 hours of flight time in a Cessna 172 35 hours of instructor time 20 hours of ground school time Course... [-]