AeroGuard Flight School - Commercial Pilot Training

Become A Commercial Airline Pilot

Airlines are experiencing a critically high demand for new pilots with over 600,000 job openings by 2036, and rising pilot salaries.

Connect with a career advisor to learn how quickly you can become a successful commercial airline pilot.

Why Choose AeroGuard for Your Commercial Flight Training

  • Accelerated, Professional Airline Pilot Training
  • Unmatched Training Quality and Safety Standards for your long-term career success
  • 5 Locations across the U.S.
  • Fully Financed Options Available with multiple lending partners
  • Partnership with SkyWest Airlines offers students benefits at the largest regional airline
    • $17,500 Tuition Reimbursement after SkyWest IOE
    • Guaranteed First Officer final interview with SkyWest Airlines
    • Take Control of your Career – SkyWest Airlines pilots are top recruits by every major airline in the industry. Why limit yourself to just one?
  • Multiple Pilot Training Programs to meet your needs

Accelerated & Degree Based Programs

  • Pilot Pathway Program Takes You from 0 Flight Experience to Airline Ready in as Little as 2 Years
    • Complete 7 FAA pilot ratings and certifications
    • Clear Path to 1,500 Flight Hours – Guaranteed CFI interview upon completion of training
    • All-Inclusive program including flight hours, unlimited simulator and ground support, dedicated academic advisor, workshops and more
  • Liberty University Flight Training Affiliate Program
    • Complete your flight training with AeroGuard while obtaining your Bachelor’s Degree in Aviation online through Liberty University!
    • Restricted ATP Degree Program
  • Rotor Transition Program Available for Current Helicopter Pilots Seeking a Commercial Airline Career
    • Complete all necessary training in as little as 4 months
    • A carefully optimized curriculum takes you from Airplane PPL to IR to CPLME
  • Pay-As-You-Go Program That Allows Part-Time Flexibility
    • Complete training according to your personal schedule and availability
    • Excellent option for working professionals and others who aren’t able to commit to a full-time training schedule
  • 1-Week Add-On Programs Get You Further, Faster!
    • Accelerated Add-Ons for PPLME, CPLME, CFII and MEI in 6-9 Days!
  • International Student Commercial Pilot Programs
    • Customized training programs to meet in-country and airline requirements
    • Dedicated student-services team to help with relocation, housing, visas, immigration and more

 

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AeroGuard Flight School Locations

  • Phoenix, AZ Flight School
  • Chandler, AZ Flight School
  • Austin, TX Flight School
  • Riverside, CA Flight School
  • Fort Myers, FL Flight School

From Zero Experience to Commercial Airline Pilot in About 2 Years

Our Pilot Pathway Program is the most efficient and dependable way to launch your career in aviation.

• First Solo Flight & Private Pilot License
• Commercial Pilot License
• Certified Flight Instructor License


Pilot Training Phase
About 10 months

Graduate with 7 FAA Ratings and Certifications



Paid Pilot Intern Phase
14 to 18 months

Guaranteed Final Interview With SkyWest Airlines


Your Career Begins!