International Airline Career Pilot Program
FAA Track (Train in the US)
- FAA Private Pilot License (PPL)
- FAA Instrument Rating (IR)
- FAA Commercial Pilot License, Multi-Engine (CPL ME)
$55,000 USD / 8-10 Months
Available at Daytona Beach, Florida & Phoenix, Arizona
Learn to Fly with America’s Largest & Best Flight School!
ATP’s International Airline Career Pilot Program takes you from zero time to Commercial Instrument Pilot, using ATP’s proven airline-oriented flight training.
ATP designed its International Airline Career Pilot Program with extra flight time built-in. This nearly eliminates extra charges for additional flight and ground training, which are common at other flight schools. ATP quotes its fixed price based on realistic flight training requirements, not FAA minimum requirements.
Your Flight Training Course Includes
- Private Single & Instrument
- Commercial Multi & Instrument
255 Hours Logged Flight Time
- 170 Hours Single-Engine Instruction & Flight Checks
- 35 Hours Multi-Engine Instruction & Flight Checks
- 50 Hours Simulator (FTD)
- All Classroom & Individual Ground Instruction
- Aircraft Manuals, Training Syllabus & Checklists
- All Pre- and Post-Flight Briefings
Credit for Private
If you already have your FAA Private Pilot Certificate from another flight school, you can receive credit and a discount.
Program specifications are subject to change, but not during your training program. See our fuel surcharge policy. Logged flight times may vary slightly due to flight check times and other considerations.
Earn Your College Degree
Get started on a college degree from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Worldwide with online classes. Earn up to 36 college credits toward your associate or bachelor’s degree for completing ATP’s International Airline Career Pilot Program. The typical associates degree is 60 credit hours and the typical bachelors degree is 120 credit hours.
More About Your Training
ATP’s International Airline Career Pilot Program flight training gets you the most qualifications in the best complex multi-engine aircraft, with the best airline-oriented flight training. You will receive the same quality training in either our Fast Track International Airline Career Pilot Program Option I course or our new International Airline Career Pilot Program Option II EASA Conversion course.
Recommended for students who already have an established a relationship with a local flight school in your home country to help you through your conversion training. ATP’s FAST TRACK International Airline Career Pilot Program is the most efficient and “shortest time to train” commercial pilot training you can receive anywhere in the world. The total-immersion training maximizes your knowledge and skill retention, while putting you on the fast track to start earning income in your new career.
ATP sets the industry standard for airline pilot training with all the aircraft resources you need for your fast track to the airlines.
The “real world” experience gained by training in ATP’s International Airline Career Pilot Program will get you more career opportunities than possible through any other flight school, FBO or academy anywhere in the world. The higher level of qualifications this program provides is the first step in setting you apart from your peers.
Additional Costs Not Included
- Groups training under contract will require the Fundamentals of Flight Course
- Housing & Food
- Airfare & Transportation
- Medical, Licensing, FAA Knowledge Tests, and Exam Fees
- Immigrations and TSA Fees
- iPad, Books, and Supplies
For a complete itemized list, please see additional expenses.
The International Airline Career Pilot Program is an intensive training program. Before you enroll, you must:
- Be 18 Years of Age
- Read, Understand, and Speak English
- Pass ATP’s Flight Aptitude Test
Payment Schedule (All Prices in $USD)
|Payment to Reserve Class Date||$1,000|
|Upon Class Start||$5,000|
|4 Weeks After Class Starts||$9,800|
|8 Weeks After Class Starts||$9,800|
|12 Weeks After Class Starts||$9,800|
|16 Weeks After Class Starts||$9,800|
|20 Weeks After Class Starts||$9,800|
|Total Fixed Cost||$55,000|
Acceptable Forms of Payment
All payments must be made in US Dollars. Acceptable forms of payment at the training center include: cash, cashier’s check, money order, certified check or traveler’s checks. ATP will also accept payment via wire transfer. Payments by credit card and other types of check are not accepted.
Extra Flight Training Rates
The course price is quoted as a discounted package price. If you withdraw from the course before completion, or you require additional training, please refer to the additional flight instruction rates.
ATP accepts international flight training students on M-1 Student Visas for enrollment in our International Airline Career Pilot Program. To learn how to apply for an M-1 Student Visa, follow our steps to enrollment.
The M-1 visa will be issued for each student to participate in the International Airline Career Pilot Program. While this visa permits each student to participate in flight training, it does not permit ATP to offer employment. The M-1 Visa is for training only.