FLT Academy’s partnership with SkyWest

FLT Academy & SkyWest have partnered to provide a clear path for pilots to launch their career.

FLT Academy’s program in partnership with SkyWest

The FLT Academy (Flight-Crew Lead Training) program in partnership with SkyWest provides a direct path for exceptional pilots with a desire to take control of their aviation careers. There’s never been a better time to become a pilot. FLT Academy is dedicated to help students on their way to becoming one of SkyWest’s more than 4,300 professional pilots:

Program Highlights:
  • Start Flight-Crew Lead Training program and apply to begin the SkyWest Pilot Pathway Program
  • Attend enhanced SkyWest introduction
  • Enjoy SkyWest cadet benefits, including regular connection with a SkyWest mentor
  • Once a CFI, complete a review with SkyWest Airlines as training continues
  • Complete guaranteed final interview and receive employment offer
  • Complete training with top seniority in ground school class
  • Become a professional SkyWest Pilot

FLT Academy’s program in partnership with SkyWest creates a unique opportunity for pilots to become a SkyWest pilot. Each cadet receives mentorship, enhanced company introduction and top seniority in SkyWest’s ground school.

Together, FLT Academy’s partnership with SkyWest provides exclusive benefits to aspiring pilots:

  • 12-month program zero to CFI
  • Enhanced introduction to SkyWest Airlines, including a visit to company facilities for orientation
  • Mentorship from SkyWest pilots, including regular visits, pilot-taught courses and mock interviews
  • Enhanced company seniority towards benefits eligibility
  • Top seniority within your ground school class
  • Training support from current SkyWest pilots
  • Fly parachute-equipped aircraft for 90% of your training
  • Modern glass panel touch screen avionics in all our planes
  • Includes private, instrument, commercial multi and single, CFI, and CFII MEI

The FLT Academy Skywest Program prepares a clear path for pilots to launch their career at SkyWest Airlines, where they can enjoy the strong culture of professionalism, teamwork, and success that SkyWest is known for. Why wait? Take the controls of your career now.

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