SkyWest Employee Pilot Training
Already a SkyWest Employee?
Looking to Take Your Career to New Heights?
Looking to make a career move into the cockpit of an airliner?
You can get there in just 5 steps!
Speak with your supervisor and determine your eligibility for the Professional Leave of Absence and the policies that are in effect during your leave.
Complete your enrollment with AeroGuard Flight Training Center and select your start date.
Start your training! You’ll complete all 7 of your ratings and certifications in approximately 10 months.
Work with AeroGuard! Start your professional pilot career as a Certified Flight Instructor as you build your experience and the 1500 hours needed to become an Airline Transport Pilot.
Return to SkyWest as a Pilot! Complete the ATP-CTP as well as your specific aircraft training and the initial operating experience.
If you’re a current SkyWest employee looking to step into the cockpit, contact our Enrollment Advisors for more information on the SkyWest Professional Leave Program.