Become a professional helicopter pilot at Mountain Ridge Helicopters in Logan, Utah
Thank you for your interest in Mountain Ridge Helicopters, located in Logan, Utah. We're committed to assisting you in your discovery of what being a helicopter pilot is all about. We hope that you will research not only flight training but the industry as well. We want you to feel confident in your decision to pursue flight training, Mountain Ridge Helicopters, and ultimately becoming a Professional Helicopter Pilot.
The helicopter pilot fills a unique and specialized role in the world we live in. Helicopters aid in the transport of injured people, fight forest fires, provide off shore oil support, news, and tourism just to name a few. At Mountain Ridge Helicopters, our goal is to prepare you for what ever facet of this industry you choose.
Mountain Ridge Helicopters now offers FAR Part 141 training, a rigorous program in which a student's instruction is regimented and structured to provide the most comprehensive training available.
VA-Approved Helicopter Flight Training Program
Mountain Ridge Helicopters is approved through the Veterans Administration to receive payment for flight training through the Post 911 GI Bill for approved courses. In addition, Veterans eligible for benefits under Chapter 30 and 1606 will receive reimbursement for VA approved courses that they complete at Mountain Ridge Helicopters. We have worked with numerous Veterans over the years and have fought very hard for them to have access to all the benefits available. Contact the school today using the form on this page to begin the process of determining your eligibility. We are knowledgeable and will work with you to determine your best option.
At Mountain Ridge Helicopters you'll find something different than at other schools... one-on-one ground instruction that will ingrain the principles of flight along with a desire to see you succeed. The concepts you grasp in the classroom will lead to your capture of the controls in the air.
Mountain Ridge Helicopters provides flight training to the professional student, the one who maintains a desire to be a pilot mixed with a passion for flight. We train exclusively in Robinson R22 and R44 aircraft and offer training at high altitude in order to best prepare your for your career in aviation.
Our flight training program takes great pride in preparing students for an exciting career in the aviation industry, by using the combination of our high altitude, mountainous terrain, and challenging off airport landing areas. As a student in our flight training program, you can expect top notch instruction from our instructors and a curriculum designed to provide you with the capability of becoming a professional pilot in the helicopter industry, and an incredible instructor. Mountain Ridge is here for you! Whether you're a weekend flier or a career minded commercial pilot, we're here to meet your needs.
As a flight school, we understand that each student learns differently and is going to excel in different areas. We want to cater to each individual's needs and that's why our program has offers one-on-one, hands-on helicopter training. We've created a learning environment that's professional and inspiring. Your flight instructor isn't there to simply tell you how to fly, but instead to guide you along in your own interpretation and understanding. Each student is treated as an individual and respected for his/ her style of learning.
As a professional student, you can expect to spend at least two hours 5 days per week with us. Some of that time will be spent flying and some will be spent in the classroom. We believe that with your desire to learn and our commitment to your success, you will rapidly excel.
Financing and two University Programs (may be available for those who qualify).
Although Mountain Ridge does not provide housing, transportation, or employment, our staff will gladly assist any student in finding appropriate housing, transportation, or employment while attending our school. Mountain Ridge Helicopters keeps close contacts within the community and is usually able to assist our students with any needs that may arise during their training. Mountain Ridge Helicopters does not guarantee employment within the helicopter industry upon graduation of our programs.
Job Placement Assistance
Mountain Ridge Helicopters maintains contacts within the helicopter industry, both locally and nationwide, and will assist students by making referrals and coordinating job interviews when appropriate. Upon request, Mountain Ridge Helicopters will assist the student with his/her resume development. Although Mountain Ridge Helicopters provides placement assistance, the school does not guarantee employment or job placement.
CATS Testing Center
Mountain Ridge Helicopters is a CATS testing facility. Computer Assisted Testing Service (CATS) delivers computer-based examinations for Sponsors and Agencies involved in educational, licensing, or certification testing. Being the Cache Valley's only public testing facility to offer FAA written exams, Mountain Ridge provides students with a state of the art facility and friendly staff to administer exams. We are open Monday- Friday from 8am-5pm with weekend and evening test appointments available.
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Mountain Ridge Helicopters is located in Logan, Utah.