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Atlanta Flight School At Gwinnett County Airport, Briscoe Field (LZU)

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Located at the Gwinnett County Airport, ATP's Lawrenceville, Georgia flight school offers aviation students in Georgia professional commercial pilot flight training and an airline-sponsored career track from zero experience to 1,500 hours.

The site boasts spacious classrooms, simulator bays and pilot sleep/shower quarters, along with 20,000 square feet of hangar space. In addition, ATP has installed and will operate its own fuel farm to keep costs as low as possible for professional pilot students. Gwinnett County Airport is an optimal fit for ATP, being outside the 30 NM veil of Atlanta’s busy Class B airspace. ATP students will enjoy the challenging towered environment of a Class D airport without the long waits for clearance.

Airline Career Pilot Program students at the Gwinnett County Airport flight school get the competitive edge with access to full financing, fixed-cost pricing, and the largest flight training fleet in the world, with 592 aircraft. Airline hiring partnerships with 38 regional airlines, including Envoy Air, Horizon Air, and airline tuition reimbursement, make ATP your Atlanta flight training solution.


Flight Training Programs Offered

Airline Career Pilot Program

The Airline Career Pilot Program offers the industry-leading resources and flight training you need to become an airline pilot at a fixed cost in just nine months from zero time, eight months from credit for solo, and six months with credit for private pilot license.

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Start from Zero Time

$108,995 | 9 Months Fast Track

Start with Credit for Solo

$96,995 | 8 Months Fast Track

Start with Credit for Private Pilot

$86,995 | 6 Months Fast Track

Pricing includes training center premium.

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Airline Career Pilot Program

ATP CTP — ATP Certification Training Program

In preparation for the FAA’s highest certificate, ATP CTP training will cover aerodynamics, automation, adverse weather conditions, air carrier operations, transport airplane performance, professionalism, and leadership and development.

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Aircraft & Simulators at This Location

ATP Flight School owns one of the largest training fleets, consisting of 592 professionally maintained Piper Archers, Seminoles, and Cessna 172s. Learn about ATP's entire fleet »



Enterprise Rent-A-Car – Lawrenceville – 2.1 mi.
Avis Rent a Car: So. Marietta – 2.5 mi.
Hertz Car Rental - Lawrenceville – 3.0 mi.


ATP has arranged discounted rates for students at participating Extended Stay Hotels. Visit and enter the company code "ATP" when booking.

Suburban Extended Stay Hotel of Lawrenceville – 1.6 mi
Best Western Inn – 1.0 mi
Suburban Lodges of America – 1.6
Microtel Inn and Suites Atlanta/Lawrencevilles GA – 2.6 mi
Days Inn Lawrenceville – 3.3 mi
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lawrenceville – 3.1 mi
SPECIAL ATP RATE Extended Stay America – 3.6 mi.
474 W. Pike St., Lawrenceville, GA 30046 – (770) 962-5660
Special ATP Rate: $31/night (14-29 nights) or $28/night (+30 nights). Ask for the “ATP Rate”.
SPECIAL ATP RATE Extended Stay Deluxe  (Duluth) – 11 mi.
3390 Venture Pkwy, Duluth, GA 30096 – (770) 623-6800
Featuring fully equipped kitchens, laundry facility, and wireless internet. Special ATP Monthly Rate: $899. Ask for the “ATP Rate”.

ATP Housing for Career Pilot Students

ATP offers a shared (double occupancy), convenient housing option in an upscale, furnished apartment with WiFi and all utilities included. (Phone service is not provided.) Well-equipped business center facilities and recreation facilities are available at all ATP apartments. With no lease obligation, this option is perfect for students in the Airline Career Pilot Program.


Area Attractions & Distance from Student Housing

ATP students reside in the heart of Lawrenceville with shopping, dining and entertainment within walking distance. Just a few of the area’s many highlights are listed below:


  • Gwinnett County Airport (LZU) 3.4 miles
  • Atlanta Hartsfield International (ATL) 40.5 miles


  • Gwinnett Taxi (770) 963-6963


  • Collins Hill Golf Club 3.9 miles
  • TPC Sugarloaf 5.4 miles
  • Trophy Club at Apalachee 7.6 miles


  • Publix 0.2 miles

Movie Theaters

  • AMC Colonial 0.3 miles
  • Regal 20 IMAX 7.5 miles


  • Mellow Mushroom Pizza 0.2 miles
  • Moe’s Southwest Grill 0.2 miles
  • Starbucks Coffee 0.3 miles
  • Chipotle Mexican Grill 0.3 miles
  • Utage Steak & Sushi 0.3 miles
  • Longhorn Steakhouse 0.3 miles
  • Locos Grill & Pub 0.8 miles
  • PF Changs 7.5 miles


  • Duluth Hwy Shopping Plaza 0.3 miles
  • Discover Mills 3.3 miles
  • Mall of Georgia 7.5 miles

Contact Information

All flight training program information, scheduling, and pre-arrival preparation help is available from ATP Scheduling at 904-595-7950.

If you are interested in the Airline Career Pilot Program, the best way to experience training at ATP and learn about our facilities is to schedule an Admissions Flight.

Our instructors’ schedule demands at this flight training center prevent us from accepting walk-in visitors. Many of our locations offer tours. Please call 904-595-7950 and we will help you make an appointment.

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Experience the Difference Take An Admissions Flight

Experience ATP Flight School With a Discovery Training Flight

An Admissions Flight is a great way to experience the level of professional flight training ATP provides and will give you further insight on what to expect during your future program. You can fly the Piper Archer or Cessna 172 Skyhawk now on your Admissions Flight and discover why ATP is the nation's leader in professional flight training.

Qualify for a Free Admissions Flight (valued at $195) when your financing loan application is approved and you are qualified by an Admissions Representative.

ATP Alumni Career Expo For Graduates, Current Students and Instructors on Friday, October 4th

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ATP Alumni Association Career Expo

What Others Have to Say

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