Did you know that your high school student can participate in hands on flight training with certified aviation instructors? This exciting FAIR+ course will start after winter break and occur twice a week, on Saturdays and (students choose) either Wednesdays or Thursdays. You can register now until Jan. 9th. Download the application and return it to the FAIR+ office.
About The Youth Initiative Aviation Academy
• Aviation Ground School Training conducted by FAA Certified Instructors.
• A Discovery Flight plus one hour of beginning, hands-on flight training.
• Leadership training and experiences through presentations of selected career options in aviation and at least one other career area represented by the adult mentors.
• Youth mentoring and role modeling from adult enrollees assigned to “partner” with one to two youth as a mentor in the program.
Who are YIAA Participants?
YIAA enrolls 20 youth, ages 8 to 19 for 13 weeks (two evenings and one Saturday morning per week). The program has a special focus on aviation. YIAA also enrolls 5-8 adult mentors who participate alongside the in the same class and share the related activities.