Our accredited program prepares students whose goal is to work for an airline. From your first flight as a student to potentially working for us as a flight instructor, you’ll be gaining experience in the type of environment you’ll eventually hope to work in!
Hummingbird Aviation offers self-paced pilot training courses for individuals who would like to earn a Certificate, ratings, or recurrent training in both part 141 or part 61 training. This training is offered to anyone who is looking to fly for recreation or as a professional career. Hummingbird Aviation recommends taking a tour of our campus located on the Modesto City-County Airport, and schedule a Hummingbird Experience flight with one of our highly qualified Flight Instructors.
Under this program (In chronological order), the student will complete and obtain their Private Pilot certificate, Instrument Rating, Commercial Pilot Airplane Multi-Engine Land Certificate, and then ther Certified Flight Instructor - Single Engine Land, Instrument Airplane and Multi-Engine Land Certificate (CFI, CFII, & MEI).
After the completion of the Flight Instructor certificates & ratings, the student will be guaranteed a job as a Flight Instructor for Hummingbird Aviation; where they will build flight time (up to 1,500 hours - ATP minimums) and then will be eligible to apply to the Airlines.
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Under this program (In chronological order), the student will complete and obtain their Private Pilot certificate, Instrument Rating,and the Commercial Pilot Airplane Multi-Engine Land Certificate. Thereafter, they will be enrolled in our Accelerated Time Building Program that will allow the student to fly approximately 125 hours per month.
This program takes a student from zero time to ATP minimums (1,500 hours) in just 16 months.
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Congratulations on choosing Hummingbird Aviation to pursue, explore, and achieve your pilot ambitions! No matter what your previous experience has been, we are ready, willing and able to assist you.
At Hummingbird Aviation you will find an inspired and effective team of professionals dedicated to helping you succeed. Their innovative and creative teaching methods reach students in the classroom and in the airplane.Enroll Now