Training Season 2022

Training Cost

  • $3000 for 14 days (May 9September 20). call to schedule days ahead of time.
  • Fly/train on the good-weather days; do knowledge work indoors on the bad days.
  • You just need to bring ankle-supporting footwear. The school will provide:
    • Motor
    • Wing
    • Radio Helmet
    • Radio
    • gloves

Partial Training

Trained elsewhere and hold a rating already? The following table is a breakdown of the price charged for an incoming student with the indicated level of prior experience.

Prior TrainingCost of Training
No Prior Experience$ 3000 (14 lessons)
USHPA P1 $ 2200 (9 lessons)
USHPA P2 + $ 1200 (5 lessons)
USPPA PPG1 $ 1450 (6 lessons)
USPPA PPG2 +Why are you here?

Lesson Content

Typically 3 hours, depending on daylight available. May include towed- or tandem- instruction. Taught to the USPPA Syllabus. courses cover:

  • Safety – how to keep your fingers and your life!
  • Ground School – Weather, aerodynamics and theories of flying
  • Ground Handling – 90% of the skill required to fly is ground handling.
  • Flight Training – from your first solo to your first few flights, have an experienced voice in your ear.
  • Motor Maintenance – preventative and restorative, with an emphasis on the preventative.
  • Aviation Law – FAR 103: How to have fun without messing it up for the rest of us.