Aircraft Dispatcher Program
Aircraft Dispatchers have a keen eye for detail, a sharp mind for logistics, and a passion for aviation, a career as a flight
dispatch could be your answer to a thrilling career. US Aviation Academy offers unparalleled training accredited
by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). It equips you with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills
required to excel in this highly demanding field.
What is an Aircraft Dispatcher?
An Aircraft Dispatcher, also known as a flight operations officer, plays a crucial role in every airline flight’s safe and efficient operation, from take-off to landing. They are strategists behind every flight who thrive under
pressure. A flight dispatcher’s essential skills and responsibilities include:
- Flight Planning — Analyzing and evaluating weather reports, NOTAMs, and aircraft conditions. They
plan flight paths and review altitude
readings, fuel requirements, and airspace restrictions. Regulatory Compliance
- Coordination and collaboration — They work with many other teams, including maintenance, fueling, and
- Crisis Management — In emergencies, a flight dispatcher is often involved in crucial decision-making
and crisis management. They provide
support and information to the flight crew.
- Communication — An aircraft dispatcher will maintain constant communication with pilots throughout
the flight. They provide updates on
weather, air traffic, and other relevant information.
Post-flight duties include reviewing and recording flight data for future planning and analysis. A flight dispatcher requires strong analytical skills, laser-like attention to detail, and the ability to work under tremendous
Aircraft Dispatcher Enrollment and Course Details
The job outlook for aircraft dispatchers remains strong. At US Aviation Academy, we make the enrollment process easy with our online form.
- Must be at least 23 years old
- Speak English
- The Aircraft Dispatcher accelerated course runs 5 weeks
- Classes are held Monday through Friday, from 8 am to 5 pm
- Online classes are available
Cost of Attendance
US Aviation Academy has a long track record in providing the highest quality aircraft dispatch training, helping thousands prepare for a successful career in aviation.
The cost of the accelerated program is $4,000 and includes the first attempt at both written and practical testing. We have financing options available to help pay for training.
Our career services team will equip you with the tools and connections to soar confidently into your dream job. Ready to chart your course? Prospective students are invited to book a free discovery flight. Contact us today, and let your journey begin!
Airline Dispatcher Jobs
After completing the intensive FAA-approved Aircraft Dispatcher training from the US Aviation Academy, you’ll be looking at a promising job outlook with projected growth for the foreseeable future.
The typical career path for an airline dispatcher starts at an entry level, working towards junior and senior levels. There are also specialized positions, including operations analyst, training instructors, management, and consulting. Additional areas of interest include technical fields for air dispatchers within the military and air cargo operations.
Why US Aviation Academy?
The Aircraft Dispatcher Program at the US Aviation Academy is dedicated to providing its students with the most advanced educational courses and opportunities possible. Because this is a fast-paced aircraft dispatcher school, our curriculum is geared to prepare you for a job in a very short time. Our extensive network, which includes partnerships with leading airlines and other industry giants, may provide you with a further boost to your new career.
Enroll Today at the US Aviation Academy
Enroll now and elevate your career and future with US Aviation Academy’s 5-Week Flight Dispatch Program.
A flight dispatcher’s salary can vary due to experience, employers,
type of carrier, location and if there is a union
involved. On average a flight dispatcher working for a major carrier in the US earns around
$62,000 per year.
With US Aviation Academy, we have a five-week course that covers all
200 hours of FAA requirement to take your Part 65
Yes! The FAA has approved our course to be 100% online; that means
you can be from California to New York, Seattle
Washington to Florida, or anywhere in between. We can train you to be test ready in five
We offer our five-week course at just $4,000.
Similar to being a pilot, an Aircraft Dispatcher has to start at a
Regional airline such as Envoy Air. After a few years
of experience, being hired at American Airlines becomes possible with great income rewards!
You will receive our five-weeks, 200 hours of training for your FAA
requirement, the ASA Test Prep book, as well as your
first attempt at your written and practical exam.
Yes! With our course being only five-weeks long, it is also
available 100% online; this means you do not have to get a
Visa to complete your training. You can then get a tourist visa to come and conduct your
written and practical exam.