Take your flying to the next level.
After becoming a Private Pilot, perhaps you are ready to join the ranks of professional aviators? In addition to FAA-required subject areas, our Commercial Pilot course prepares you for real-world commercial flying.
Earn your Commercial Pilot Certificate
If you want to make money doing what you love, then a commercial pilot certificate is the ticket. It entitles you to be compensated for flying. Often referred to as a glorified private pilot, this license is easier than you think to get. Consider that you already know most of the basics, this license focuses on improving your decision making while improving on your precision, for example during the private pilot exam the tolerances for altitude and heading were 100ft & 10 deg of altitude and heading, during the commercial exam its 50 ft & 5 deg respectively, something perhaps you can already do. Also, please note that while an instrument rating is not required by the FAA to hold a commercial license, skipping this important step will mean your
Why going for your commercial makes sense!
While you probably have not been dreaming of becoming a ferry pilot or pulling a banner along a crowded beachfront, perhaps taking skydivers up to altitude to jump from a perfectly good airplane was not high on your list, these are just some of the gateway jobs available to commercial pilots. Holding a commercial license is also required if you want to become a CFI and teach, and or go onto the airlines with an ATP certificate, all require your commercial ticket. Even for pilots that have no interest in becoming a professional aviator, simply getting your commercial license often means you’ll save money on reduced insurance rates, and become a safer pilot in the meantime, all of which make sense.