Accolade Flight School is a newly developed facility which allows any client to receive not only top quality flight training for a professional pilot, but also the relaxation and pleasure if flying recreation-ally. We have a committed team of professionals with various fields of experience to allow you to benefit in every possible way.
You have considered entering the exciting world of aviation and become a pilot. You might be considering making a career of it or even just doing it recreation ally. In your quest of finding the right training facility to meet your needs we have listed a few important notes to help you make the right decision.
- Full time training
Full time training courses have proved to achieve more effective results in all of it forms than most degrees at university. With Accolade’s isolated location you can concentrate on full time flying without any other distractions of the modern lifestyle.
- Dedicated training environment
We are a business that has nothing else at heart than to teach you, the client to become a safe and successful aviator. Our facility is purely for the use of training and we do not involve ourselves in any other facet of aviation which could be distracting to our clients (maintenance, charter etc.) You will be assigned your own full time instructor who will under the supervision of the Chief Flight Instructor insure that you receive the best possible training. Our goal is not only to develop safe dedicated professional, but also to maximize the advantage of flying recreationally.
- Cost saving
By simply comparing quotes might not give you the bigger picture of what you are actually receiving, allow us to explain. What are the chances of exceeding your budget at Accolade Flight School when:
- the training area is less than 3min away not wasting any flying time commuting
- you benefit from flying with your own designated instructor
- you have a comprehensive ground support system
- your progress is regularly checked by the Chief Flying Instructor
lectures and briefings are included.
The training centre is situated at Aero Park Airfield on the outskirts of Johannesburg International Airport. We have classrooms, briefing rooms and a dispatch facility adjacent to the aircraft hangars. Our fleet consists of Cessna and a Tecnam, however we also have advanced training aircraft on a standby basis should we need it. Aero Park Airfield has:
- a Tar runway
- Night flying facilities
- Easy access to controlled airspace
- Restaurant for clients
Aero Park is situated in Gauteng, South Africa and a mere 20min drive from Pretoria. The area has a mild climate with spiking maximum & minimum temperatures which allows for good training exposure. A 20min drive will place you in the heart of Pretoria to access anything from banks, entertainment and city amenities. The airfield is also ideally located for training with more than 3 international airports and their facilities less than 150 nm away.