A Zero to Hero program is an accelerated flight training course designed to take individuals from having little to no flying experience to obtaining a commercial pilot’s license, often in a streamlined and comprehensive manner.
Candidates must be at least 18 years old, possess an FAA first-class medical certificate, and have a good command of the English language.
The duration varies, but it typically takes around 12-24 months, depending on the program package selected, student progress, and weather conditions affecting flight availability.
Note: The order of these courses may vary based on the specific program package selected. Your flight academy mentor will guide you through the process to help you select the appropriate curriculum.
Graduates can pursue various aviation careers, including airline pilot positions, corporate aviation, cargo pilots, flight instruction, and more.
Yes, students must pass written exams for each phase of training. These exams cover aeronautical knowledge, regulations, and specific topics related to the corresponding license or rating. These written exams are conducted at FAA approved testing centers.
Balancing work and flight training can be challenging due to the demanding nature of the program. Many students find it more manageable to dedicate their time fully to the training during the program.
Training begins with single-engine aircraft and progresses to more complex, multi-engine aircraft as students advance in their training.
Yes, please take a look at our financing page for finance options.
Accelerated courses allow you to meet your flying goals much faster. You will be assigned to a personal Flight Instructor for your course(s). These course options are available in our rental or personal aircraft.
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Our Accelerated Program for Instrument Pilot Certification is designed to fast-track your journey to becoming a proficient instrument-rated pilot. In just 10 intensive days, you can achieve this significant milestone and enhance your aviation skills: