Being a pilot is an exhilarating and fulfilling profession that offers a unique perspective on the world. As you take to the skies, you will be filled with a sense of freedom and adventure, knowing that you are in control of a powerful machine soaring through the boundless skies. The thrill of piloting an aircraft, whether it's a small single-engine plane or a massive commercial airliner, is unmatched. From the moment you lift off the ground, you surrounded by the breathtaking beauty of the Earth below, witnessing stunning sunsets, majestic mountain ranges, and endless horizons. But being a pilot is not just about the awe-inspiring views; it requires meticulous attention to detail, constant learning, and a deep understanding of the principles of flight. With every flight, you will embrace the responsibility of safely transporting passengers and cargo to their destinations, adhering to strict protocols and regulations. The camaraderie among fellow aviators is also a significant aspect of being a pilot, as we share a common passion for aviation and support each other through the challenges and triumphs that come with this profession. Being a pilot is more than a job; it's a way of life that brings immense joy, a sense of achievement, and an unparalleled connection with the sky. Are you ready to take to the skies?
✈ Canada offers some of the safest and most affordable pilot training in the world.
✈ Pilots flying for major airlines make a great living, and salaries can range from $150,000 - $300,000 per year once they upgrade to Captain or are a senior First Officer. This can be achieved within 5 years of working at the airline.
✈ Boeing is forecasting 612,000 pilot vacancies in the next 20 years. That's 2,550 pilots per month; airlines are going to have a hard time filling pilot positions with that demand.
✈ Overall employment of airline and commercial pilots is projected to grow by 13 % from 2020 to 2030, faster than the average for all occupations.
✈ Pilots undergo extensive training and education to obtain their licenses and certifications. This includes completing flight hours, passing written and practical exams, and meeting specific medical requirements.
✈ There are various types of pilots, including airline pilots, military pilots, cargo pilots, helicopter pilots, and private pilots.
✈ Pilots must possess excellent communication and problem-solving skills to ensure smooth coordination with air traffic control and handle any unexpected situations during flights.
✈ Pilots are responsible for pre-flight inspections, flight planning, monitoring weather conditions, and calculating fuel requirements to ensure safe and efficient flights.
✈ Commercial airline pilots often work in a crew environment, collaborating with co-pilots and flight attendants to ensure the comfort and safety of passengers.
✈ Pilots need to stay current with their training and undergo regular medical examinations to maintain their licenses and ensure their physical and mental fitness for flying.
✈ The pilot's role extends beyond flying the aircraft; they also need to stay updated with industry regulations, technological advancements, and operational procedures.
✈ The demand for pilots can fluctuate based on factors such as the overall economy, airline industry trends, and retirements within the profession.
✈ Pilots may have the opportunity to travel and explore different parts of the world, depending on their career path and assignments.
✈Pilots are subject to strict regulations and adhere to standard operating procedures to maintain safety in the aviation industry.
These facts highlight some of the key aspects of being a pilot and the skills and responsibilities associated with the profession.
You've picked a great time to become a pilot. It would be our pleasure to guide you through the process of getting your wings. This page is intended to help you understand how we can assist you and make your life as a student pilot a little easier.
Do you have what it takes to become a professional pilot and get your wings?
Click "Apply" to contact us and get started!
Contact us through our website or email firstname.lastname@example.org and let us know a little about yourself and why you want to be a pilot.
We will email you an application after you have decided to proceed. You would fill out and submit the "Application for Training." The cost is $50.00 USD. You will also be required to submit the required documents. We recommend that you take IELTS exam and achieve a minimum score of 6.5 to save time and money.
After we receive your application and the fee, we will build a profile for you and schedule a meeting. The goal of this meeting is to provide you with information on the process of becoming a pilot and help you select the right school for your needs. We will also discuss and select a service plan that best suits your requirements. Please refer to point number 4 below for more information regarding the schools we work with.
The following is a list of locations for our partner flight schools. Please take a moment to choose a place and a Veliu Aviation services that best suits your personal needs: Once you have made your selection, we will proceed with the necessary arrangements to kickstart your aviation journey with Veliu Aviation.
This is a great flight school for international students. It is located close to a larger city and offers an excellent training environment. Being situated in SK, there is less air traffic and a lower cost of living, which reduces the total training cost for you.
Tuition: $60,000 to $65,000 CAD Accommodations: Not included, average cost $350 - $500 / month for a room rental
Our partnered flight schools in Ontario are located in the Greater Toronto Area. These flight schools are unique in that they offer all licenses and ratings and are very close to the largest cities in Ontario.
Tuition: $73,000 to $95,000 CAD Accommodations: Not included, average cost $750 / month for a room rental
This flight school is growing quickly and becoming more attractive to international students due to it's location and low cost of training. Because Manitoba has a lower living costs and less air traffic, you are able to save more money.
Tuition: $60,000 to $70,000 CAD Accommodations: Not included, average cost $500 / month for a room rental
This flight school is located in Montreal. If you're looking to live close to a big city, train, and make contacts quickly, this location would be a great fit for you. There is a wide price range due to the various programs offered here. This location would be a perfect fit for those who speak French.
Tuition: $60,000 to $95,000 CAD Accommodations: Not included, average cost $750 / month for a room rental
Our partner flight school in British Columbia is located in Vancouver. You can obtain all your licenses and ratings here, along with a diploma in Human Factors, while enjoying the vibrant big city life.
Tuition: $74,000 to $97,000 CAD Accommodations: Not included, average cost $750 / month for a room rental
Below is a list of services and pricing. All prices are in USD unless otherwise specified. If you have any questions or would like to learn more about our services, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Please submit the applicable documents and application along with the required application fee. Once you have submitted the application and made the payment, a free consultation will be provided to all clients.
This fee covers the processing and administrative costs associated with reviewing and finalizing your application.
If you are an active Veliu Aviation student and require consultations, exam preparation, or any other services related to your training, we are here to assist you
If you are not an active student and require our services, we would be happy to assist you. We can provide consultations for 702/703 and Flight Training Units, including assistance with in-house audits, preparation for other audits, development of training programs, and finding contract instructors and staff. Additionally, we can support private owners with flight planning and locating services along your routes
We can assist international students with finding accommodations. We will locate multiple rooms or apartments for you, conduct viewings on your behalf, and provide you with photos, videos, or even live video of the viewing.
We offer airport pick-up services for our students. Upon your arrival, we will arrange for transportation to pick you up from the airport and bring you to your designated location.
We provide cover letter and resume services. If you need assistance in crafting a professional and impactful cover letter and resume, we offer our expertise to help you create documents that highlight your skills and qualifications effectively. Our services are designed to optimize your chances of success in the job application process.
We offer freelance flight instructor services. If you are in need of a qualified flight instructor for individual or customized training, we provide freelance services tailored to your specific needs. Please note that prices may vary from province to province
*all prices for freelance flight instructors are CAD.
New Brunswick $75.00
Nova Scotia $75.00
Tax is not included in any of the prices above. All prices are in USD unless otherwise specified.
Once we apply at your preferred and best-fit flight school, we will finalize your application and we will receive a "Conditional Letter of Acceptance" (CLOA). After we receive the CLOA, we will review all the required documents with the flight school again and finalize the application by requesting an original "Letter of Acceptance" from the flight school. This process is $450.00 USD.
Gather all the required documents to apply for your study permit and complete the applications according to the document checklist. We also have partnerships with approved Immigration Consultants in Canada who can represent you and provide assistance throughout the application process .
Once you receive your study permit, we will begin planning your trip to Canada and assist you in finding accommodation and getting settled for your new life as an international student in Canada.
Take to the skies and earn your wings. Depending on your program, you could become a certified commercial pilot within 12-24 months.
Once your training is completed, it's time to find your first job as a professional pilot. Veliu Aviation would be happy to assist you in finding employment and providing a reference to all students.,