The Heli Team will Make Your Dream of Helicopter Piloting a Reality.

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We Provide Helicopter Flight Training for Pilots Seeking Any Career Opportunity.
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We are available anytime to meet with you to discuss your goals and help you structure the perfect helicopter
raining program for you! We're experts at guiding our students along their best path to achieve their dreams.

Commercial Pilot Training Commercial Pilot License Eligibility and Requirements
    Hold at least a Private Pilot Certificate.
  • Age 18 to receive a Commercial Pilot Certificate.
  • Able to read, speak, write and understand the English language.
  • Receive Logbook endorsement from the instructor who conducted the ground training or reviewed the applicants home study course.
  • Pass a written knowledge test (multiple choice questions).
  • Receive flight training and logbook endorsements from an authorized Flight Instructor (150 hrs total flight time of which 100 must be in powered aircraft and 50 must be in helicopters which must include at least 20 hrs of dual training, 35 hrs of Pilot in Command, 10 hrs of cross country flight, and 5 hrs of Pilot in Command night flying experience.
  • Meet all of the experience requirements listed in FAR 61.127 (c).
  • Pass the required practical test and oral examination with an FAA Examiner.
  • The Commercial Pilot training program may be completed solely in the R22 or R44 or indeed a combination of both types. Approximate cost for R22 Only including Private Pilot and Instrument Rating $52,000 , email for a personalized quote if you do do not require an instrument rating or already have some helicopter or airplane flight time. For a Commercial Pilot Course without Instrument Rating budget for approximately $49,000 Hourly Dual Instruction Rates for Commercial Pilot Training R22 Beta II $300.00 per hour with no fuel surcharge R44 $500.00 per hour with no fuel surcharge Accommodation (5 weeks at $276.25 per week inc taxes) $1,250.00 We carry insurance that allows our students to fly solo in our R44's, therefore it is also possible to undertake the full course in the R44 if desired.

Helicopter Pilots are in High-Demand, and a Successful Career Awaits.
Whether You're Seeking Training to Become a Private or Commercial Pilot, The Heli Team
Offers Students the Finest High-Level Training in a Relaxed, Friendly Club Atmosphere.

The Heli Team is an FAA part 141 flight school offering a comfortable, affordable approach to achieving your dreams of piloting a helicopter, whether commercially or privately. We offer the largest training fleet of air-conditioned R44's in Florida, and we know you'll enjoy our friendly approach to teaching.
We welcome all students to 'try before they buy', and encourage anyone interested to come in and meet with our instructors and staff, and check out our facilities and training fleet ahead of signing up. We offer free trial lessons for first-time customers to insure their comfort with every level of instruction.
You can gain your private license for as little as $13,000, and we offer accelerated training courses allowing students to acquire their private rating or add-on ratings in as little as 3 weeks. We offer pay-as-you-go and other financing options. And we have relationships with a number of financial institutions offering financial assistance - we'ed be happy to discuss further details in-person, just let us know.
We tailor each individual student's training towards their specific end goal. Some of the areas we train students are: flight instruction, ENG, EMS, tours, aerial application and external loads. In many cases we place our students into jobs once their training is complete. We offer both short-term and long-term student housing. Please contact us for more information.

What Some of Our Graduate Students are Saying:

  • “The Heli Team folks helped me in every way possible, from financing to timing to housing! I'm now starting my dream career as a commercial helicopter pilot and it's definitely blue skies ahead! ”

    –Jeff Nicholas

    Commercial Pilot Graduate

  • “ I’ve always wanted to fly a helicopter. My Father owns one, and he”s made it available to me any time. I’m now flying friends and family for travel needs.”

    –Sandra Davos

    Private Pilot Graduate

  • “I can now expand my helicopter piloting skills to include medical transport, and that ’s where my heart has been for years now. This boy’s dream is now a reality, thanks to the Heli Team”

    –Scott Taylor

    Medical Pilot Graduate