Student Helicopter Pilot

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Becoming a Helicopter Pilot

Familiarize yourself with the abundance of information this website offers. Don't forget to check our Frequently Asked Questions. If you are an international student, we have specific information for you regarding the visa application process, student housing, transportation, student life and more. Be sure to visit the international student section.

Helicopter Pre-flight Inspection

Professional Pilot Track

IF YOU WANT TO BE A CAREER PILOT, HERE IS YOUR CHECKLIST TO GET STARTED:

  1. Familiarize yourself with the Professional Pilot Program, which consists of several courses that lead to the issuance of different pilot certificates and ratings.
  2. Read the FAQs for each course.
  3. Evaluate how training can fit into your life among other obligations (see Schedule Info).
  4. Schedule a visit to the Flight Training Academy.
  5. Determine how you will pay for training (see Financing and Payments).
  6. Determine when you would like to start.
  7. Complete an Enrollment Application.
Request Enrollment Package
Student prepares for helicopter cross-country flight

Private Helicopter Pilot Track

IF YOU WANT TO BECOME A HELICOPTER PILOT FOR PERSONAL PLEASURE, CONSIDER THESE STEPS:

  1. Familiarize yourself with the Private Pilot Program.
  2. Read the FAQs for this course.
  3. Evaluate how training can fit into your life among other obligations (see Schedule Info).
  4. Schedule a visit.
  5. Determine how you will pay for training (see Financing and Payments).
  6. Determine when you would like to start.
  7. Complete an Enrollment Application.
Request Enrollment Application
International Helicotper Student Pilot

International Helicopter Student Pilot Track

IF YOU WANT TO BECOME AN INTERNATIONAL STUDENT IN THE UNITED STATES, CONSIDER THESE STEPS:

  1. Read through the Visa Application Process.
  2. Make a request for the Initial Application Package through the Contact form.
  3. Complete all the required steps outlined in the package and receive final approval to train in the U.S.
  4. Book your travel to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport and notify Epic Helicopters of your arrival date, time and airline/flight number (we will pick you up from the airport).
  5. Complete enrollment at the Training Academy on orientation day.

Request Initial Application Package