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Aviation

A course refers to a specialized study program. It usually takes place on campus but can be delivered online. Courses are popular for people who want to get specific knowledge in one subject.

Aviation studies the many aspects of flight including design, production and use of aircraft. Many aviation courses deal with heavier-than-air aircraft, but there is also the study of lighter-than-air aircraft, such as blimps.

The United States of America is a large country in North America, often referred to as the "USA", the "US", the "United States", "America", or simply "the States". American colleges are funded by "tuition" charged to the student, which is often quite expensive, very commonly reaching into the tens of thousands of dollars per year.

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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. [+]

Best Courses in Aviation in USA 2017. 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" [-]

Helicopter Professional Pilot Program

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

You can realize your dream of being a helicopter pilot at our school. Whether you’re interested in emergency medical services (EMS), firefighting, external load operations, tour operations or private flight, Hillsboro Aero Academy will set you on the path to success. [+]

Complete Professional Pilot Program The Helicopter Professional Pilot Program is the full training course for people whose goal is to work as a career helicopter pilot. This program includes training for these certificates and ratings: Private, Instrument, Commercial, Certified Flight Instructor and Certified Flight Instructor Instrument. What You'll Learn During the Professional Pilot Program you will obtain all the skills and ratings required for you to enter the helicopter industry. You will be armed with an incredible skill set and knowledge base that will allow you to be successful and safe in the industry. This program is ideal for of most of our students because it’s the compilation of all of our individual courses rolled into one program with the goal of preparing you to become the best-equipped professional pilot. Pilots finishing this training plan will be ready to enter the industry as safe and efficient helicopter pilots. Most pilots will complete the program with 200 hours in their logbook which is crucial for those who wish to instruct in the R22 and have to meet the FAA-required minimum of 200 flight hours. With major cities like Portland, the vast Pacific Ocean and the peaks of the Cascade Range nearby, you get to train in challenging flight environments that you’ll encounter in real world operations. The widely varied conditions of the Pacific Northwest prep you for almost every kind of weather you will experience as a commercial pilot. When you learn to fly here, you can fly anywhere. [-]

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 Courses in Aviation in USA 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... [-]

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. [+]

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. [-]

Aircraft Dispatcher Program

Aviation Institute of Maintenance
Campus Full time 300 hours September 2017 USA Orlando

The Aircraft Dispatcher Program is a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approved training that incorporates classroom and lab instruction preparing Aircraft Dispatcher students to pass the FAA Aircraft Dispatcher Written, Oral and Practical Certification Exams which are administered by FAA Designated Aircraft Dispatcher Examiners upon graduation. [+]

Best Courses in Aviation in USA 2017. The Aircraft Dispatcher Program is a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approved training that incorporates classroom and lab instruction preparing Aircraft Dispatcher students to pass the FAA Aircraft Dispatcher Written, Oral and Practical Certification Exams which are administered by FAA Designated Aircraft Dispatcher Examiners upon graduation. This certification is highly recognized and powerful. Those who possess it have the opportunity to apply for positions not only as Flight Dispatchers, but also as airline Crew Schedulers, Crew Planners, Navigation Data-base Specialists, Meteorology Assistants, Airport Flight Operations Agents, Ramp Control Tower Agents, and many other flight operations positions. Most candidates who hold the FAA Aircraft Dispatcher certificate will succeed in obtaining almost immediate employment in the airline industry. And some of the benefits are unique to the job description. Airline Dispatchers are "not" Air Traffic Controllers. Air Traffic Controllers work for the FAA, and separate air traffic. Think of Air Traffic Controllers as "traffic cops." Aircraft Dispatchers work in the field of Airline Operational Control, in the airline’s “Nerve Center,” an environment very similar to NASA’s Mission Control. As a FAA Licensed Aircraft Dispatcher, you are authorized by the FAA to exercise equal authority (50/50) and shared decision making with the Pilot-in-Command (Airline Captain) of each flight under your control. Aircraft Dispatchers control the airlines’ Flight Operation (sometimes globally), typically all from one centralized Operations Control Center (OCC) location. Working “behind the scenes,” side by side with other airline professionals like senior Dispatch Managers, Crew Schedulers... [-]

Aviation Maintenance Technician Helicopter (AMTH) Program

Aviation Institute of Maintenance
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Dallas Las Vegas Washington DC + 1 more

The Aviation Maintenance Technician Helicopter Program (AMTH) will take the student through the basics of flight and into the latest technological advances for the world of aviation. [+]

The Aviation Maintenance Technician Helicopter Program (AMTH) will take the student through the basics of flight and into the latest technological advances for the world of aviation. You will learn the intricacies of both fixed wing and rotary aircraft as each system is dissected for deeper understanding, gaining the skills to properly and efficiently troubleshoot and repair aircraft systems. 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. [-]

Aviation Maintenance Technical Engineer (AMTE) Program

Aviation Institute of Maintenance
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Dallas Orlando

The Aviation Maintenance Technical Engineer (AMTE) Program takes you through the basics of aircraft mechanics and into the latest technology advances for the world of aviation. [+]

Best Courses in Aviation in USA 2017. The Aviation Maintenance Technical Engineer (AMTE) Program takes you through the basics of aircraft mechanics and into the latest technology advances for the world of aviation. Gain the hands-on techniques and knowledge in areas like composite fabrication and repair, sheet metal, hydraulics, pneumatics, instrumentation, landing gear, piston and turbine engines and other aircraft systems. Learn the intricacies of the entire aircraft, gaining the skills to properly and efficiently troubleshoot and repair aircraft systems for both fixed wing and rotary aircraft. The training also includes aircraft electrical systems and more advanced aircraft electronics (avionics). Graduates are prepared for both the FAA Airframe and Powerplant certification exam and the FCC Element One and Element Three licensing exam. [-]

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. [-]

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. [+]

Best Courses in Aviation in USA 2017. 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. [-]

FAA Zero to Commercial Pilot License

Flying Academy, International Flight Training Center
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 12 months Open Enrollment USA South Miami Heights + 1 more

Today, more than ever, the airline industry needs highly trained and skilled professionals for the growing industry to safely fly over 5 bn. passengers annually to their destinations. Being a Commercial Pilot comes also with a lot of responsibility, complex decision making and the ability to understand and cope with abnormal situations. [+]

Today, more than ever, the airline industry needs highly trained and skilled professionals for the growing industry to safely fly over 5 bn. passengers annually to their destinations. 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 FAA regulations. 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 CPL(A) course, you will be issued an FAA CPL(A) license and will be authorized to act as Pilot-In-Command (PIC) and acquire compensation on an aircraft. Course entry requirements Minimum age of 18 years (16 years to enroll PPL training program) Second class medical certificate No previous flight experience needed English language knowledge Privileges The privileges of the holder of an CPL(A) are to act as pilot-in-command (Captain) or co-pilot (First Officer) in charter operations and corporate flying which exercises all the privileges of the holder of a PPL(A), and IR(A). At the end of the course, each pilot will have 190 hours of flight experience out of which 100 as Pilot in Command [PiC] if training is done under FAA Part 141; 250 hours of flight experience out of which 100 as Pilot in Command [PIC] if training... [-]

FAA FLIGHT TRAINING FOR CPL - COMMERCIAL PILOT LICENSE

Flying Academy, International Flight Training Center
Campus Full time 2 months September 2017 USA South Miami Heights

The Commercial Pilot Certificate is a qualification that permits the holder to act as a pilot of an aircraft for remuneration. [+]

Best Courses in Aviation in USA 2017. The Commercial Pilot Certificate is a qualification that permits the holder to act as a pilot of an aircraft for remuneration. Course entry requirements: Minimum age of 18 years Second class medical certificate At least PPL(A) (Private Pilot License) holder with 250 hours total flight time out of which 100 as Pilot in Command. English language skills Privileges: Exercise all the privileges of the holder of a PPL(A); Act as co-pilot (First Officer) in commercial air transportation Act as pilot-in-command or co-pilot of any airplane (CPL(A)) engaged in operations other than commercial air transportation. Act as pilot-in-command in commercial air transportation of any single-pilot airplane Ground training: The trainee will cover during the ground training the following courses: Air law and ATC procedures Airframes & systems, electrics, power plant, emergency equipment Instrumentation Mass and balance Performance Flight planning & monitoring Human performance & limitations Meteorology General navigation Radio navigation Operational procedures Principles of flight Communications Flight training: At the end of the training, the trainee must have a minimum of 250 total flight hours (including PPL(A) and IR time) if acquiring an FAA CPL Part 61 certification or must have minimum of 190 total flight hours (including PPL(A) and IR time if acquiring an FAA CPL Part 141 certification: FAA Part 141 100 hours as pilot-in-command 50 hours of VFR cross-country flight time as pilot-in-command, including a cross-country flight totaling at least 350 NM in the course of with full-stop landings at two... [-]

FAA PPL(A) training - Private Pilot License

Flying Academy, International Flight Training Center
Online & Campus Combined Full time 4 - 8 weeks Open Enrollment USA South Miami Heights

Private Pilot License is a qualification that permits to act without remuneration as PIC or co-pilot on airplanes in non-commercial operations. PPL is the most common type of license in General Aviation. [+]

Private Pilot License is a qualification that permits to act without remuneration as PIC or co-pilot on airplanes in non-commercial operations. PPL is the most common type of license in General Aviation. For future professional pilots, the FAA Private Pilot License is also the first step in the aviation career. Course entry requirements Minimum age of 16 years to apply Be able to read, understand, write, and speak English fluently At least Class 3 Medical Certificate Ground training Total instruction time given is 20 hours and consists of two modules. Module 1 - Preparation for exams: Air Law Aircraft General Knowledge Flight Performance and Planning Human Performance and Limitations Meteorology Navigation Operational Procedures Principles of Flight Communications Module 2 - Theoretical preparation for flight training: Maneuvers Weight and balance Flight planning and monitoring Communication Aerodrome and traffic pattern operations, measures and procedures to prevent collisions. After completing the flight training the trainee shall have the required flight experience required by the FAA: FAA Part 141 35 hours total time in airplane (PPL(A)) with: At least 30 hours of dual instruction [with CFI] At least 5 hours of supervised solo flight time, including at least 5 hours of solo cross-country flight time with at least one cross-country flight of at least 100 NM with full stop landings at two aerodromes different from the aerodrome of departure. FAA Part 61 40 hours total time in airplane (PPL(A)) with: At least 30 hours of dual instruction [with CFI] At least 10 hours of... [-]

AVIATION ENGLISH

Flying Academy, International Flight Training Center
Campus Full time September 2017 USA South Miami Heights

ICAO ENGLISH AND IFR ENGLISH [+]

Best Courses in Aviation in USA 2017. ICAO ENGLISH AND IFR ENGLISH Flying Academy is providing: ICAO English examination ICAO Refresh course IR Aviation English course ICAO English Currently each pilot that is flying internationally must have a minimum level 4 of ICAO English. The exam must be done in an authorized organization. Next ICAO English examination is on: 08.06.16 Prague 25.06.16 Brno 13.07.16 Prague 23.07.16 Brno 10.08.16 Prague 20.08.16 Brno *Individual examination dates can be arranged upon a request. Validity of ICAO language proficiency The recurrence of which one must undertake the ICAO English proficiency is given by the level achieved: Level 4 – every 3 years Level 5 – every 6 years Level 6 - unlimited ICAO language proficiency check The proficiency check consists of 3 parts: Conversation and description [from aviation industry] Listening to aviation communication – pilot must be able to answer the examiner’s questions Reading and translation of article from manual, aviation regulation or aviation publication Duration of check is approx. 30 min. The evaluation is done on the spot. Fee for ICAO language proficiency check: 106 EUR Fee for ICAO Refresh course 93 EUR In order to improve your Aviation English skills and reach a better results during the examination Flying Academy is organizing a refresh course in the morning prior to the exam. *All training fees are bound to the actual exchange rates of the local currency of the Flying Academy base where the training or a part of the training is provided.... [-]

EASA 0-ATPL WITH US EXPERIENCE

Flying Academy, International Flight Training Center
Campus Full time 63 weeks September 2017 USA South Miami Heights

The course “0-ATPL with US experience” guides the students through the process of getting their Private Pilot License in the US all the way to the ATPL level. This includes the frozen ATPL(A) written exam as well the required practical exams for the Instrument Rating as well as the CPL+MEP. [+]

The course “0-ATPL with US experience” guides the students through the process of getting their Private Pilot License in the US all the way to the ATPL level. This includes the frozen ATPL(A) written exam as well the required practical exams for the Instrument Rating as well as the CPL+MEP. ATPL is the highest level of aircraft pilot certification. ATPL course is meant for future airline pilots. ATPL certified pilots are authorized to act as Pilot-in-Command of an aircraft in any airline. 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). Learning objectives Ground Training – during the course “Zero to ATPL with US experience”, the trainee will complete theoretical courses for PPL(A), IR(A), MEP(A) and ATPL 650(A) Flight training – the flight training will start with the PPL(A) including the NIGHT in the USA, continues with IR(A) and MEP(A) in Europe, and finalizes with the CPL(A). Flight Training At the end of the training, the trainee must have a minimum of 100 total flight hours (including PPL(A) time collected in the USA): 100 hours as pilot-in-command 20 hours of VFR cross-country flight time as pilot-in-command, including a cross-country flight totaling at least 540 km (300 NM) in the course of with full-stop landings at two aerodromes different from the aerodromes of departure 50 hours of instrument training 5... [-]

EASA COMMERCIAL PILOT FROM 0 TO ATPL

Flying Academy, International Flight Training Center
Campus Full time 63 weeks September 2017 USA South Miami Heights

Today, more than ever, the airline industry needs highly trained and skilled professionals for the growing industry to safely fly over 5 bn. passengers annually to their destinations. [+]

Best Courses in Aviation in USA 2017. Today, more than ever, the airline industry needs highly trained and skilled professionals for the growing industry to safely fly over 5 bn. passengers annually to their destinations. 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. Course entry requirements Minimum age of 18 years (16 years to enroll PPL training program) First class medical certificate (Second class medical certificate untill finishing MEP) No previous flight experience needed Sufficient level of knowledge of Mathematics and Physics English language knowledge - FTO oral and written test 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... [-]