Frequently Asked Questions



About us


Flight Training Programs

Berichi Aviation



Where is your training facility located?

We are located in the best part of South Florida at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport (KFXE). FXE is a forty minute drive from downtown Miami and South Beach and a fifteen minute drive from downtown Fort Lauderdale.

What are the admission requirements?

Students must complete the Online Ground School Program prior to arrival to be eligible for the 0 to commercial program. Students must arrive with online learning courses completed and be able to commit to a 7 day/week schedule.

What if I can’t train full time?

We custom tailor the schedule to meet any part-time students scheduling need. Part-time student’s completion time varies based on frequency of flight and ability to complete written exams in a timely fashion.

What should I bring to training?

Prior to arriving, study materials and an online learning course will be provided to you so you are fully prepared to meet the timelines in the training curriculum.

What is the cost of the 0 to ATP program?
Is financing available?

Yes financing is available. We are pre-approved through Meritize and We Fly.

What is the average completion time of the program?

Private Pilot – 30 Days
Instrument Rating – 21 Days
Commercial – 6 Weeks
0 to Commercial in 4 Months
Multi-engine Commercial Add-on – 10 days
Flight Instructor Initial – 30 Days
Flight Instructor Instrument Add-on – 30 Days
Multi-engine Instructor Add-on – 10 Days

How do I get my ATP?

Recommended: From 220 Hours to 1200-1500 Hours, they get picked up by regional airlines. There they receive their Airline Transport Pilot Certificate paid for by the airline.

Option 2: After hitting 1500 hours, attend a 7-day ground school course (ATPCTP). Then, go into a simulator for 10 hours, take the written exam, and complete your check ride.

What is your placement rate?

Berichi Aviation has a 100% employment placement rate for students that complete all ratings with us.

What kinds of aircraft will I fly?

Our fleet is made up of the following aircraft: Cirrus SR-20, CESSNA Skyhawk C172SP, Diamond DA62, Piper Arrow and Extra 300. Learn more about our full fleet here {link to Fleet page}

When can I get started?
Have additional questions?

We would love to hear from you! We guarantee a response within six hours.

Click here to email us or call us at 954-247-4924.