Top-Notch Helicopter Training Student Resources
We appreciate your interest in choosing Heliventures as your helicopter training school. Here you will find useful helicopter pilot resources that will help you with your research in becoming a Helicopter Pilot in our helicopter schools.
Training & Preparation
Frequently Asked Questions
Helicopter Training Study Materials
Helicopter Training Financing
An intro flight is a flight that we offer that lets you see what flying a helicopter is all about without worrying about enrolling or paying a high fee for a normal instructional flight.
Average cost for Private, Commercial and Certified Flight Instructor ratings all together costs $90,000.
Yes. Pilot finance Inc. AOPA, Virgin Money and your Local Bank are great sources for financing your training.
No. You can pay per flight or put money into a pre-paid account with us.
Our helicopter flight school provides you with all the necessary books and study material to get you through your private, commercial and flight instructor ratings.
You can begin your training with us as early as age 13 but you will not be able solo until you are 16 and you will not be able to get your license until you turn 17.
Yes. We are very flexible when it comes to your schedule. We fly when you can fly.
Anytime. Heliventures is flexible when it comes to when you would like to start.
No, it is not harder to learn to fly a helicopter, helicopters are just different. The helicopter looks more complex than an airplane, which is why most people are usually more impressed by a helicopter pilot than an airplane pilot. The time it takes to achieve your helicopter rating is the same as it takes to get an airplane rating.
Yes. You as a pilot will be trained to perform an “Auto Rotation” which allows the helicopter to continue to fly and land safely even if the engine fails.
No. There is no prior experience necessary to learn to fly a helicopter and attaining your helicopter rating.
Heliventures cannot guarantee employment but if there were a need for a CFI at the time of or around the time of your graduation then yes we would possibly hire you.