Guidance Aviation strives to go above and beyond not only in flight training but also in job performance and giving back.
Guidance Aviation was founded in 1998 with one helicopter and John Stonecipher working as the sole instructor pilot and employee.
We understand that safety is a learned behavior and we continuously strive to improve operations, creating the safest environment for our students and employees.
From fire fighting & law enforcement to offshore oil & emergency medical services, the global demand for professional helicopter pilots is huge & so are the rewards.
More effective training on the ground means greater preparedness in the air, which equates to lower costs for you.
We’ve integrated multiple learning strategies including audio, video, and advanced simulation while developing new content and training delivery systems including a flight maneuvers mobile app and online training portal.
At Guidance you’ll get the opportunity to apply your training in unique, real world operations that will better prepare you for a successful career as a professional helicopter pilot.
Our training adheres to a strict bench-mark schedule that takes you from no experience to Certified Flight Instructor in 24 months.
From day one to finding your dream job, we are here to provide a clear path to your goals. We guide you through the entire experience. Our Student Services Staff is comprised of financial aid professionals and veteran graduates.
From the ground to the sky, you will be surrounded by highly experienced flight instructors and a faculty comprised of the most experienced personnel in the industry.
Our highly experienced Veteran staff are here to help you from the initial paperwork to the resume that lands you your first job.
We are a group of passionate people.
Our commitment to safety, leadership and quality flight training represent the core values that guide us as colleagues and friends.