5 Tips to Takeoff at LIFT Academy

So, you want to be a pilot? LIFT Student Tucker White shares five tips for anyone who is ready to make their dreams take flight in 2023 at LIFT Academy!

1. Schedule an Exploratory Session 

Choosing a flight school can be overwhelming, so it’s important to do your research before deciding. Thankfully, if you’re reading this, you are already connected to the BEST of the BEST. Schedule an Exploratory Session with our admissions team at LIFT Academy that can answer any questions you may have and guide you through your next steps in the admissions process. 

2. Take a Discovery Flight 

Fall even more in love with flying in a front row seat when you take a Discovery Flight. Besides getting to see the Diamond aircraft we use for training, you will also get to take control and see what it feels like to be a pilot. After your discovery flight, you will really be ready to start at LIFT Academy! 

3. Meet Up with Us at an Event 

We have lots of events lined up in 2023 from open hangars to roadshows to conferences. Will we see you there? Visit the Events page on our website to mark your calendar. If you know you’ll be in the area, come say hi! We would love to meet you and talk to you about the program. 

4. Follow us on Social 

There’s no better way to stay connected on all things LIFT than following us on social media. Enjoy updates, an inside scoop on our student life, and more. Don’t miss them by following our page on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and TikTok. 

5. Secure Financing and First-Class Medical 

Each flight school offers various financing options. Here at LIFT Academy, we have resources for you to learn about your financing options. Our admissions advisors are here to discuss financing options with you and help you decide which is best for you. Prior to starting training, be sure to visit the Aviation Medical Examiner Locator to find an AME near you.