NAC offers both FAA and JAA Training. Joint Aviation Authority Pilot Training is the standard for any person wanting to fly in Europe. NAC offers Approved JAA Pilot Training in the USA by approved and highly experienced JAA Flight and Ground Instructors. Naples Air Center offers both types of FAA training, FAR Part 61 training and FAR Part 141 training. Both Part 61 and 141 syllabus's conclude with the issue of the same USA FAA Pilot qualification.
Naples Air Center offers both types of FAA training, FAR Part 61 training and FAR Part 141 training. Both Part 61 and 141 syllabus's conclude with the issue of the same USA FAA Pilot qualification. The differences are explained below.
If you already have flight experience or are unsure of which program is best for you our sales staff will be happy to help your decision on which training program to enroll under.
Part 61 Flight Training
This type of training is best suited to the person who wants to training for one licence at a time, at their own pace.
NAC offers Part 61 training to all license levels.
Part 141 Flight Training
Part 141 flight training is a more regimented type of training. Under part 141 courses you will be required to undertake Ground Theory Instruction as well as Stage checks. Higher standards are present in these courses.
NAC is approved as a FAR Part 141 Flight Training School by the FAA. We recommend this type of training for pilots needing to complete their pilots licenses in a short time frame, and within a set schedule.
JAA Pilot Training
JAA (Joint Aviation Authority) Pilot Training is the standard for any person wanting to fly in Europe. NAC offers Approved JAA Pilot Training in the USA by approved and highly experienced JAA Flight and Ground Instructors.
As one of the first overseas JAA Flight Training Organizations (FTOs) to receive JAR-FCL approval, NAC has always led the way in providing students with the best of both worlds, European training at USA prices in great Florida weather.
Pilots training for JAA licences and ratings at NAC?s Florida facility with no conversion required upon return to any JAR-FCL regulated country. We offer a full range of flight and ground courses for every type of JAA training possible.
Naples Air Center's Career Pilot Training has pilots flying for Airlines all around the world.
We know how important it is to gain the correct footing and quality training before entering a highly competitive job marketplace such as Aviation.
The Naples Air Center Career Pilot Program has been developed as an intensive course taught only by our most experienced Flight and Ground Instructors so as to mold you into being a knowledgeable, professional Pilot with refined flight skills and superior knowledge.
Naples Air Center has been training professional Pilots since 1975. The proof that Naples Air Center's Career Pilot Program is the course for you lies in the fact that literally hundreds of past NAC graduates have passed through our doors and now hold left and right hand seat positions in airlines throughout the world.
Loans and Sources of Funding
For US citizens and permanent residents, NAC is approved with the following financial institutions:
Sally Mae Foundation
We are able to assist NAC students in gaining the necessary financial assistance or loans in order to train with NAC. For further information or to gain NAC's approval codes with the above Lenders, please request more information.
For citizens of other countries, NAC offers advice, help and suggestions to prospective students in need of financial assistance. Many past students of NAC have been successful in gaining the necessary financial aid by following those ideas proposed by NAC.
NAC is an approved Learning Provider with allocated number 7822 which can assist UK residents towards gaining a Career Development Loan - a government loan made available through several high street banks.
Naples Air Center offers 2 accommodation choices (long term students click here):
1. NAC Housing
Our student apartments and houses offer luxurious home-style living. Fully furnished and maintained to the highest standards, give the feel of a home-away-from-home.
All our student housing choices have large living rooms, dining areas, kitchen, laundry facilities, some rooms have private bathrooms, as well as swimming pool and tennis courts (except houses) facilities.
Utility bills are included in the rates i.e. electricity, air conditioning, local telephone. Upon "check-in" a deposit of $400 is required. All rooms are cleaned prior to each student's arrival and upon departure. A cleaning fee of $75 is applied to each student's account should the accommodation need cleaning upon departure.
2. Hotel Accommodation
NAC has also negotiated special daily rates with local hotels. Our primary accommodation recommendation is the La Quinta Inn & Suites of Naples is located just 2 miles from NAC and offers special rates solely for students of NAC. (Use Code NAPAC when booking, for the special NAC Rate.)
The La Quinta Inn & Suites of Naples is located a short 10 minute bike ride from the school, and offers close proximity to downtown Naples and its beaches.