Commercial pilots are among the best paying and most sought-after jobs in the world. Professional pilots are necessary for many types of jobs in the United States and around the world. Those who are ready to follow this career path need to begin by taking courses at a reputable aviation academy. At Sunrise Aviation we offer a variety of programs that are designed to prepare students for commercial and private pilot licenses.
Sunrise Flight Academy has been FAA approved to provide training under Part 141 of the FAA regulations. We also provide training under Part 61. Our syllabus for our training courses has been approved by the FAA so you can be sure that when you complete our program you will be properly prepared.
Private and Commercial Pilot Training
Our aviation academy offers courses for beginning pilots as well as those with experience and prepares students for private or commercial pilot licenses. Our comprehensive programs include training in all areas that are necessary to reach your goal. They include ground school as well as simulator training and actual training in an aircraft. We have the largest fleet of training aircraft in the state.
Some of our programs include:
• Professional pilot
• Private pilot
• Instrument training
• Commercial multi-engine
• Glass cockpit transition
In addition to these complete programs, we are also able to custom tailor a program to meet your specific needs. If you already have some training or experience, you may need a variation from the typical training program that we offer.
Partnering in Training
Our aviation academy partners with two colleges to offer courses that allow students to obtain a degree. Through Florida State College at Jacksonville you can obtain a bachelor’s degree and through Polk State College you may be on track for an associate’s degree. The programs are designed to ensure that students meet their educational requirements while providing high quality pilot training to learn the skills needed to pursue a career in aviation.
Sunrise Aviation also partners with ExpressJet Airlines. ExpressJet is owned by SkyWest and has a program called the Airline Pathway Program. It gives aviation students a structured career path. Upon successful graduation, those who were accepted into the program are offered an interview or position as a pilot. Students must complete specific training requirements as set forth through the program. ExpressJet operates a variety of companies including American Eagle, Delta Connection and United Express which service 200 airports in 42 states plus the District of Columbia, Jamaica, the Bahamas and Canada.
Our aviation academy also works with AeroStar Training Services, LLC, specializing in career development for prospective commercial pilots. They offer programs to certify and endorse various aircraft types to prepare pilots for work with commercial airlines.
At Sunrise Aviation we have been providing commercial and private pilot training for more than 30 years. Our graduates have become successful commercial pilots working around the world. Our students have come from more than 50 different countries. If you are ready to start on the path to a commercial pilot career, contact Sunrise Aviation to enroll in our programs today.