U.S. Flight School Students
U.S. students who want to become pilots need to look no further. Epic Flight Academy trains U.S. (domestic) flight students for careers in aviation. We have provided an unparalleled flight training program since 1999. Epic will help you achieve professional pilot dreams using innovative flight education and technologically-advanced aviation resources.
Students from 80+ countries have enrolled at our flight school because they trust our proven leadership. Epic instills confidence so our students can pursue a career with the airline of their dreams. We have trained safe, knowledgeable, and skilled pilots for more than 300 airlines. Our network of Epic graduates extends around the world. Epic continues to grow as our flight school exceeds 30,000 hours of flight operations annually. In other words, we train professional pilots!
Our Recruiters and Admissions Team members are committed to your success. We guide students through flight school enrollment. Furthermore, we outline each step of the process. As a result, you receive individualized training advice that will result in a rewarding professional airline pilot career.
U.S. Admissions Requirements
- Students may begin flight training at any age. However, the FAA requires pilots be at least 16 years old to solo an aircraft, and 17 years old to get a Private Pilot Certificate.
- Also, you must provide proof of financial means to fund pilot training.
- Most importantly, you must be able to read, speak, write and understand the English language.
U.S. Admissions Process
- Contact Us: Using whichever contact method is most convenient, let us know that you are ready to receive detailed information about flight training.
- Complete Application: Check your eligibility. This online application provides information about you and your aviation goals. Work with a Recruiter to be sure you understand the process.
- Submit Application Fee: This covers the cost of your incoming student package. An Admissions Specialist will provide your Epic Virtual Academy online access. Also, they will provide your flight academy ID badge and student account setup.
- Receive Orientation Information: Accepted students will receive their orientation and class start dates, as well as login information to begin the Epic Virtual Academy.
- Learn to Fly! Finally, you’re ready to get started on your aviation journey! We look forward to seeing you very soon on campus for your flight training orientation!
- Financial-Aid Options
Relocation & Transportation Assistance
We understand that selecting and applying to a flight school, and arranging travel and housing, if necessary, can be very stressful. Therefore, our pilot training facility assists students in arranging each detail. As a result, the transition is simple and easy. Visit our Student Life page for more information on our student amenities, transportation, events, and activities.
Visit our Flight Academy Campus
We would love for you to come tour our campus and get a firsthand look at our top-notch facilities and resources here at the New Smyrna Beach Municipal Airport in Florida, USA. We also encourage prospective students to schedule a Discovery Flight Introductory Lesson here at Epic Flight Academy to get a feel for flight training with one of our certified flight instructors.