Aviation Pilot Training FAQs

Do you have a question about this Indian Hills Program? Browse through the Program's Frequently Asked Questions and you might just find the answer you're looking for!

 

Question:

When do I begin flight training?

Answer:

About 1 to 2 weeks after the start of the first term of the program.

 

Question:

What courses in the program can be taken totally online?

Answer:

Nearly all of the non-flight courses can be taken totally online.

 

Question:

Do classes run during the summer? 

Answer:

IHCC APT program runs on a quarter term system and we expect students to take a full course load in the summer term which generally has good flying weather.

 

Question:

How many times or hours do I fly each week?

Answer:

Typically, you are scheduled for at least 2 flight lessons per week.  Flight lessons are also conducted on Fridays.

 

Question:

Will this program get me what I need to fly for the commercial airlines?

Answer:

The program will help with getting some of the ratings and hours that are needed to fly for the airlines, but the FAA requires 1500 hours and some multi-engine time before being qualified to be hired by the airlines.

 

 

Couldn't find the answer you were looking for? No worries! Just ask Brian!

Brian Hammack, Assistant Chief Flight Instructor
(641)-683-4270 or (800) 726-2585, ext. 4270
Brian.Hammack@indianhills.edu