AVT155 - Unmanned Aircraft Systems prepares students for their FAA part 107 exam, leading to an FAA certification that allows you to operate drones for commercial purposes.
Learn more about this drone pilot course and get started today in one of the most demanded certifications in the aerospace industry.
At Aims, you can train for an exciting career in aviation with an FAA approved program. You will learn from pilots and air traffic controllers with years of experience. You will also get the opportunity to train in state-of-the-art simulators and log flight hours in Aims' new fleet of aircraft; the Piper PA-28-181 Archer III TX aircraft.
The Aviation program is broken up into three track options, allowing students to customize their training depending on their goals in a career in aviation.
General Aviation Pilot
Specialize in smaller aircraft and explore non-airline aviation opportunities.
Begin training to be an airline, corporate or cargo pilot.
Air Traffic Controller
Train to direct air traffic in the National Airspace System and enjoy one of the fastest pace careers there is.
We are dedicated to aviation safety and are committed to creating a safe training environment. A culture of safety is paramount at all times throughout flight training, and we support the principals of aviation safety management.
All students, instructors and staff are responsible for ensuring safety at Aims and we are constantly and consciously minimizing risk, ensuring safe operations and complying with or exceeding regulatory compliance and college procedures.
Do you like to travel? Are you looking for a fast-paced career full of high adrenaline? A career in aviation might be for you.
Pilots and air traffic controllers enjoy a demanding job that keeps them on their toes every day. They feel the rush during departures and relax high above the clouds. They feel pride in directing air traffic during peak hours throughout the National Airspace System.
At Aims, you can train for jobs as:
Aims is preparing to move flight operations to Northern Colorado Regional Airport. The move to the I25 corridor will allow our students to train in a commercial environment with a new remote air traffic control tower. The move will also allow us to train more pilots in the coming years and provides an easily accessible location for our students.
Program Mission Statement
To provide a collegiate education that prepares motivated aviation students with the best training possible for demanding careers as professional pilots and air traffic controllers.