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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. [+]

Course Studies in Aviation in North America 2017. 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.... [-]

Airplane Professional Pilot Program

Hillsboro Aero Academy
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Prineville Troutdale Hillsboro + 1 more

The Airplane Professional Pilot Program is the full training course for people whose goal is to work as a professional airplane pilot. [+]

Complete Professional Pilot Program The Airplane Professional Pilot Program is the full training course for people whose goal is to work as a professional airplane pilot. This program includes training for these certificates and ratings: Private, Instrument, Commercial, Certified Flight Instructor, Certified Flight Instructor Instrument and Multi-Engine Instructor. What You’ll Learn Our Professional Pilot Program is designed to help you achieve your dream of becoming a professional pilot. From your very first flight, to your first solo flight and throughout all of the advanced training, you will develop skills, gain experience and create memories that will lay the foundation for your entire career. The Pacific Northwest offers diverse weather and terrain in which to hone your piloting skills and helps prepare you for your future career. Pilots finishing this training plan will be ready to enter the industry as safe and efficient airplane pilots. Most pilots will complete the program with 250 hours in their logbook. [-]

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. [+]

Course Studies in Aviation in North America 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. [-]

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! [+]

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 of commercial pilot flight training with... [-]

English for Specific Purposes, (ESP)

English Training Lounge
Campus Full time September 2017 United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi Argentina Buenos Aires Colombia Bogotá Brazil Rio de Janeiro Chile Santiago Mexico Mexico City Dubai Thailand Bangkok China Beijing India Delhi Vietnam Hanoi Hong Kong Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Saudi Arabia Riyadh South Korea Seoul Shanghai Singapore Taiwan Taipei Japan Tokyo Indonesia Jakarta Spain Barcelona Germany Berlin Switzerland Bern + 39 more

English for Specific Purposes (ESP) is a learner-centered approach to teaching English that focuses on developing communicative competence in a specific area such as: accounting, aviation, business, IT, teaching, engineering, medicine and so on. [+]

Course Studies in Aviation in North America 2017. English for Specific Purposes, (ESP) ... who needs it? English for Specific Purposes (ESP) is a learner-centered approach to teaching English that focuses on developing communicative competence in a specific area such as: accounting, aviation, business, IT, teaching, engineering, medicine and so on. Learners are also exposed to English workplace cultural terminologies and real world English skills practice. ESP programmes are different from general English language courses as they tend to focus on specific areas and needs: Designed to meet the specific needs of the learners Related in content (themes and topics) to particular disciplines or occupations Use authentic work-specific documents and materials Promote cultural awareness and seeks to improve intercultural competency Deliver intermediate and advanced level language training English Training Lounge's English for Specific Purposes Programme offers teaching and training that highlights and targets the language skills needed for authentic industry and workplace English language use. Our ESP programme is designed following two pathways; English for Professional Purposes (EPP) and English for Academic Purposes (EAP). We also offer a Foundation based ESP course, which prepares students to enter either pathway. English for Professional Purposes (EPP) Foundation Level: English for Specific Purposes ETL's Foundation for English for Specific Purposes programme (FESP) is an intermediate level training course, which aims to develop students’ reading, writing, speaking and listening skills within their chosen area of specific English needs. This flexible programme is partially designed to meet the learner's immediate requirements and also addresses that... [-]

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. [-]

Flying Lessons

Laurentide Aviation
Campus Part time Open Enrollment Canada Saint-Féréol

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. Whether you are interested in flying for personal reasons, or looking at a career in the wonderful world of aviation, our excellent staff of experienced flight instructors are fully qualified to offer you quality training towards several licenses. [+]

Course Studies in Aviation in North America 2017. 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. The Multi-Engine Rating lets you fly aircraft with two or more engines, increasing the power at your command. The range and speed of multi-engine aircraft are higher than most singles, letting you fly longer trips in more comfort and less time. With an Instrument Rating (IFR), you can fly in almost any weather. You will be able to fly in or above the cloud layers and... [-]

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. [+]

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 outlook for the airline industry are... [-]

EASA Zero to ATPL modular training program

Flying Academy, International Flight Training Center
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 63 - 78 weeks Open Enrollment Czech Republic Prague Brno USA South Miami Heights + 4 more

Zero to ATPL (frozen) modular training is one of the most vaunted solution for future Aviation professionals. The modular training includes all PPL-NR-MEP-IR-CPL-ATPL licenses and qualifications and will get the trainee from zero level of knowledge about Aviation to the Airline Transport Pilot License in 12 months only. [+]

Course Studies in Aviation in North America 2017. EASA BECOME A COMMERCIAL PILOT FROM 0 TO ATPL Today, more than ever, the airline industry needs highly trained and skilled professionals for the growing industry, to safely take to destination over 5 bn. passengers annually. Being a Commercial Pilot comes also with a lot of responsibility, complex decision making and the ability to understand and cope with abnormal situations. This program is designed for students with little to no flying experience and that want to pursue a career in aviation according to EASA regulations. Flying Academy is highly specialized in offering training from ab-initio to “frozen” ATPL(A). The trainees of the program will start with PPL(A) and, upon obtaining the necessary flight experience, will continue with IR(A), CPL(A) modules or MEP (multi-engine aircraft) flight programs. After successful completion of the zero to ATPL(A) course, you will be issued an EASA CPL(A) license with ATPL(A) theory completed and will be authorized to act as Pilot-In-Command (PIC) of an aircraft in an airline. The ATPL(A) license is the highest level of aircraft pilot certification. Privileges The privileges of the holder of an ATPL(A) are to act as pilot-in-command (Captain) or co-pilot (First Officer) in airplanes engaged in commercial air transportation exercise all the privileges of the holder of a PPL(A), a CPL(A) and IR(A). At the end of the course, each pilot will have 200 hours of flight experience out of which 100 as Pilot in Command (PiC). Free iPad Flying Academy is... [-]

Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT) Program

Aviation Institute of Maintenance
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Chesapeake Beach Atlanta Dallas Houston Indianapolis Kansas City Las Vegas Orlando Philadelphia San Francisco Washington DC + 9 more

The Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT) program is designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills to excel as an aircraft mechanic. [+]

The Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT) program is designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills to excel as an aircraft mechanic. This training prepares you to pass the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) test to become a certified Airframe and Powerplant Technician for employment in aviation maintenance. You 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. [-]

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. [+]

Course Studies in Aviation in North America 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... [-]

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" [-]

Private Pilot License

Avel Flight School
Campus Full time 6 - 8 weeks September 2017 USA West Chicago India Chennai + 2 more

The Private Pilot License allows you to be Pilot In Command of an aircraft for any non commercial purpose. This is also the first step towards getting your Commercial Pilot License and later an airline job. Among the many privilages of the Private Pilot License, you are also allowed to operate charity flights subject to certain restrictions, and may participate in similar activities, such as Angel Flight, Civil Air Patrol and many others. [+]

Course Studies in Aviation in North America 2017. The Private Pilot License allows you to be Pilot In Command of an aircraft for any non commercial purpose. This is also the first step towards getting your Commercial Pilot License and later an airline job. Among the many privilages of the Private Pilot License, you are also allowed to operate charity flights subject to certain restrictions, and may participate in similar activities, such as Angel Flight, Civil Air Patrol and many others. Minimum requirements to obtain a Private Pilot License Be at least 17 years of age Be able to read, speak, write and understand the English language fluently. Obtain at least a third class medical certificate from an Aviation Medical Examiner Pass a computerized aeronautical knowledge test Accumulate and log a specified amount of training and experience under Part 61, Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) section 61.109. Pass an oral test and flight test administered by an FAA inspector or designated examiner While the minimum required time for Private Pilot License is 40 Hours. The national average for completing Private Pilot License is approximately 65 Hours of flight time. Course Duration 6 – 8 Weeks* *Subject to flying weather availability and student aptitude Theory PART I FUNDAMENTALS OF FLIGHT DISCOVERING AVIATION PILOT TRAINING AVIATION OPPORTUNITIES INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN FACTORS AIRPLANE SYSTEMS AIRPLANES THE POWERPLANT AND RELATED SYSTEMS FLIGHT INSTRUMENTS AERODYNAMIC PRINCIPLES FOUR FORCES OF FLIGHT STABILITY AERODYNAMICS OF MANEUVERING FLIGHT PART II FLIGHT OPERATIONS THE FLIGHT... [-]

EASA (European Aviation Safety Agency) Pilot Training

Naples Air Center
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Naples

EASA (European Aviation Safety Agency) Pilot Training is the standard for any person wanting to fly in Europe. NAC’s facility offers Approved EASA Pilot Training in the USA, with our UK training partners, by highly experienced EASA Flight and Ground Instructors... [+]

EASA (European Aviation Safety Agency) Pilot Training is the standard for any person wanting to fly in Europe. NAC’s facility offers Approved EASA Pilot Training in the USA, with our UK training partners, by highly experienced EASA Flight and Ground Instructors. Pilots will train for European licences and ratings with no conversion required upon return to any EU-FCL regulated country. In conjunction with our training partner, NAC’s facility will offer a full range of flight and ground courses for every type of EASA training possible. At Naples Air Center you can get your European EASA-JAA Licenses for a fraction of what you pay in Europe, and in the beautiful Florida environment! At the completion of this course you will hold: - FAA Private Pilots Licence - FAA Instrument Rating - EASA (formerly JAA) Commercial Pilots Licence - EASA (formerly JAA) Instrument Rating - EASA (formerly JAA) Multi Engine Rating - EASA (formerly JAA) Frozen Airline Transport Pilots Licence Naples Air Center (NAC) is the premier Flight School in Florida offering professional and private/ recreational flight training under EASA (formerly JAA) and FAA licensing authorities. From April 2012, European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) Pilot Training is the newly implemented standard replacing JAA for any pilot aiming to fly in Europe. NAC offers Approved EASA Pilot Training in the USA by EASA licensed and approved highly experienced Flight and Ground Instructors. In addition, NAC also offers FAA training under FAR Part 141 training and FAR Part 61 training programmes. Whether you are... [-]

Private Pilot License program

California Flight Academy
Campus Open Enrollment USA El Cajon

Earning a Private Pilot License is the first step in any aviation career. The PPL permits the holder to pilot a single-engine [+]

Course Studies in Aviation in North America 2017. Earning a Private Pilot License is the first step in any aviation career. The PPL permits the holder to pilot a single-engine aircraft privately (not for pay). Whether for personal or professional purposes, earning your PPL will start you down your desired aviation pathway. The PPL course includes the following elements: - 38 Dual Flight Hours* - 5 Solo Flight Hours* - 5 Redbird Simulator Hours - Ground Instruction (Pre/Post) - Cessna Computer Instruction - Air Traffic Control Communications - 2 Check Ride Hours* We invite you to start your pilot pathway at CFA today. *This represents the average number of hours for a CFA student. National averages are significantly higher. Individual hours may vary. [-]