You can visit the Future Students section of the TVCC website and follow those steps.
Contact Julie Lynch for additional information at (541) 881-5975 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
We strongly encourage you to schedule a new student orientation with Alisha Sweeney, email@example.com Aviation Coordinator at Silverhawk (208) 453-8577.
For helicopter pilots, contact Alisha and take a Discovery ride. We enjoy meeting with prospective students and we recommend a tour of our flight facilities.
Note: Seats may be limited, we must follow both State and Federal requirements.
Obtain the required medical certificate needed.
View FAA Medical Requirements
Current medical certification costs typically range between $50 and $80.
Verify your Citizenship
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) requires us to verify a students' citizenship status. You will need to provide a passport and/or birth certificate. If you have specific questions, please Contact Us.
You many need additional education loans. Silverhawk has a relationship with Salliemae.com to assist you. They can also assist you with options for other alternative educational loans. There are a number of industry scholarships and grants listed on the web. Make a plan to finance your flight education. Learn More
Read the Top 10 Ways to Finance Flight Training
Step Six: Review the Additional Information For helicopter pilots: If a student is over 240 lbs. (this is total flight weight),
yet they are less than 300 lbs., the student will have the option of doing all primary
training in the R-44.
Note: There is an increase in flight lab fees due to the use of the larger helicopter. If you are a VA student, you will need prior approval from the VA. You must be willing to be weighed at any time, per FAA requirement.
There are some additional requirements for international students to attend flight school.Learn More
Check Rides: There is a check ride fee for each rating. These fees are included in the flight labs.