OCFC is an Federal Aviation Administration (FAR Part 141) approved flight school, so our airplanes, flight instructors, maintenance staff, and training programs must all undergo annual inspections for compliance. This ensures the highest quality of training and safety for our customers and their passengers. OCFC is an approved school for VA Training.
The Private Pilot Certificate (ASEL) is a lifetime accomplishment which qualifies you to fly an airplane with or without passengers, day or night, in good weather. This certificate never expires, providing you complete a flight review every 24 months — a two hour review of your knowledge and skills with the flight instructor of your choice. You must be at least 17 years old and possess a current FAA medical certificate.Package Details
The instrument rating allows you to fly in instrument conditions (clouds) and increases the flexibility of the airplane as a source of transportation. Instead of flying by reference to the earth’s horizon, the airplane’s instruments are used to fly the airplane and navigate to the destination.Package Details
The commercial pilot certificate allows a pilot to receive pay when flying in specified situations such as flight instruction, banner towing, aerial photography, and charter company or airline employment. It, too, never expires, providing you complete a flight review every 24 months. You must be at least 18 years old and possess a current FAA medical certificate.Package Details
The Airplane Multi Engine Land Rating (AMEL) is an “add-on” to an existing single-engine land private, commercial, or ATP certificate. For this rating, both VFR and IFR operations will be emphasized. There are no minimum time requirements for the multi-engine land rating; however you will need an instructor endorsement for flight and ground training prior to taking the checkride. There is no written exam, only an oral exam and practical checkride are required.Package Details
The Certified Flight Instructor (CFI) and Certified Flight Instructor Instrument (CFII) and Certified Multi-Engine Instructor (CFMEI) certificates allow the pilot to teach the art of flying to aspiring private and commercial pilots. It requires considerable knowledge and the ability to properly teach a subject and fulfill the responsibilities of this important position.Package Details