FOOTHILLS HELI TRAINING ACADEMY

ELEVATING TRAINING STANDARDS

 

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Foothills Helicopter Training Academy offers industry led, real world commercial pilot training, accelerating your career progression with our graduate mentoring program.

COMMERCIAL

MOUNTAIN

EXTERNAL LOAD

 

OUR MISSION

 

To provide the best possible training and instruction for individuals seeking employment within the commercial helicopter industry. Specialized in custom flight training programs to transition students into the real-world commercial environment. Partnered with Access Helicopters our focus is to fill the training gap in the rotary wing world from 100 hr pilot to commercial pilot. Our instructors actively work in the industry to prepare students for much more than passing the commercial flight test.  

TESTIMONIALS

"Within the first month of working as a ground crew I got the chance to fly SIC in the AS350 B2 on a ferry flight with a experienced utility pilot"- Tyson (Access Heli Ground Crew)

"Taking the proper steps as a ground crew leading up to my commercial career gave me reassurance that I knew all aspects of the job when the opportunity came to fly."- Caton (Access Heli Pilot)

"Working as a ground crew for several years put me on the fast track to a commercial pilot position, It was a great time building experience." - Cory (Access Heli Pilot)

 

SERVICES

Familiarization Flight (FAM)

TOURS

Operated by

Access Helicopters Ltd.

PHOTO FLIGHTS

Operated by

Access Helicopters Ltd.

Whether you are interested in starting your career as a helicopter pilot, or simply interested in what it takes to fly a helicopter, our FAM flight is your ticket!  You can sit in the pilot’s seat and experience hands on what it is like to fly a helicopter under the supervision of a professional flight instructor. Your instructor will explain the operational systems of the helicopter. Prior to your flight, you will receive a flight briefing outlining the official safety training on the Robinson R44.

Helicopter Training Academy offers scenic flights of Calgary area. Located just minutes from the Rocky Mountains our scenic tours offer awe-inspiring views of the surrounding Calgary area. We are able to provide a large selection of tours including:

 

  • Heli fishing.

  • Mountain tours.

  • City tours.

  • Weddings and engagements at various locations.

  • Picnics in remote places or on a mountain peak.

 

Not sure what or where you would like to go? We will help you tailor your tour for your special occasion.

Capture the perfect shot from above with our aerial photography flight services. Unique perspectives from above make for great marketing material.

 

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4 Winters Way #15, Okotoks, AB T1S 0J1, Canada

Phone: +1 (403) 350 1590