Columbia Jet Center is committed to you, our students, to provide the very best possible training in a relaxed friendly atmosphere. We strive to structure your training to fit your schedule by remaining as flexible as possible. Learning to become a pilot can be overwhelming. We’ll work with you to make learning enjoyable.

What We Offer

  • Private Pilot Certificate
  • Instrument Rating
  • Commercial Pilot Certificate
  • Multi Engine
  • Multi Engine Commercial/Commercial Instrument
  • Certified Flight Instructor CFI
  • Certified Flight Instructor-Instrument CFII
  • Flight Review
  • Instrument Proficiency Check

Our Planes

We are currently training in Piper Warrior and Cessna 172 aircraft. All aircraft are extremely well maintained and a joy to fly.


Rates are as follows:

  • Piper Warrior—$160/Hour
  • Cessna 172L 180HP (Technically Advanced Aircraft)–$185/Hour
  • Cessna 172M GTN750—$170/Hour
  • Cessna 172N 180 HP (Technically Advanced Aircraft)—$185/hour
  • Cessna 172G 180 HP (Technically Advanced Aircraft)—$175/hour
  • Tecnam P2006T Twin—$385/hour
  • Single Engine Flight Instruction—$60/hour
  • Multi Engine Flight Instruction—$70/hour

Go at Your Pace

Whether you work full time and only have a few hours a week to dedicate to training or are here to advance your ratings as quickly as possible with unlimited availability, we have a program to fit your needs. Our Cessna online ground school is self-paced and easy to use. Supplemented with our instructor-led sessions will solidify your understanding of the concepts and rules required to successfully and safely fly in our Nation’s airspace.

Everyone Learns Differently

The best teachers are the ones that recognize that not all students are created equal and there is no “one size fits all” prescription for learning. With that in mind, we strive to match our students with instructors that can adjust the way they train to fit the students learning style. A firm commitment is required from both the student and instructor. Our experience has taught us that with perseverance, almost everyone can learn to fly safely and enjoy all the benefits and personal freedoms that come along with flying!

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Start Anytime

Columbia Jet Center has a full complement of aircraft and instructors ready and willing to give you the training you need. Whether it’s your Private Pilot’s License, and Instrument Rating, Commercial, CFI/CFII or Multi-engine rating, we are here and ready to go to work.

Get Started Now!

Contact us today to learn more and sign up.

Columbia Jet Center is committed to providing our students with an enjoyable experience along with the best quality training available.