A typical flight training day at ATP Flight School includes flying the Piper Archer

Total Immersion Flight TrainingWhat Does a Typical Flight Training Schedule Look Like?

Airline Career Pilot Program students participate in a variety of flight training lessons on a full-time schedule, requiring a full-time commitment, to become a successful pilot. Activities include guided independent study, flight lessons, Advanced Aviation Training Devices (AATD) simulator training, ATP Elevate Ground School, and ground lessons.

Total Immersion Accelerated Flight Training

For nine months you will be immersed in aviation as you train full time on the fastest track to becoming an airline pilot. Total immersion training allows you to immediately advance to new subject matter once a topic or skill is mastered. This will increase your proficiency, while saving you time and money.

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Full Time Training ScheduleUp To Seven Days Per Week

During a typical week at ATP Flight School, you will train five to seven days per week and participate in a variety of flight training activities and lessons. ATP strives to provide you two days off each week, however, students must be available for training seven days per week to keep you on schedule.

Learn to fly from ATP's nationally awarded instructors in a Garmin G1000-equipped Piper Archer or Cessna 172!

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Every Day is a Mix of Different Training Events

For the first two weeks of the private pilot and instrument stages of training, you’ll attend ATP Elevate ground school, full-time for five days per week.

After that, each day is a combination of guided independent study, group study with fellow students, AATD simulator lessons, and flight lessons. In coordination with Training Support, your instructor will schedule events based on the program outline, training stage, and upcoming deadlines. Weather, examiner availability, and a variety of other factors all impact your schedule, when you fly, and can lengthen or shorten your program timeline.

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Flight AATD Guided Independent Study Ground Lessons
Flight AATD Guided Independent Study Ground Lessons
Flight AATD Guided Independent Study Ground Lessons

Training Events What Your Days Will Consist Of

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