Pass Your Checkride Every Time

Wayman Eduardo | Feb 08, 2017 | CFI

Come in a little closer. I’ll tell you a secret to make sure you pass your checkride every time. Just remember this little mantra: “You don’t win a fight, on fight night.”

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Practice Makes Permanent and Sometimes Perfect

Wayman Eduardo | Dec 21, 2016 | CFI

Practicing is required for any disciplined person to achieve their objective. Maybe you’re looking to become a greater musician, or you want to win a swimming tournament. Or, as in your case, you want to become a professional pilot. But why do we need to have this discipline? Because you need to acquire new habits and make time for your practice if you really want to make your objectives effective.

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The Next Step: Becoming a Certified Flight Instructor

Wayman Eduardo | Sep 14, 2016 | CFI

You’ve finished your commercial license and think to yourself “Now What?”. This question comes across the minds of many student pilots. For those wanting to go after a professional pilot career, you may want to consider becoming a certified flight instructor. If your aim is the airlines you must reach 1,500 hours of flight experience.

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How to Prepare for a Scenario Based Oral Exam

Wayman Eduardo | Aug 03, 2016 | CFI

New Airman Certification Standards

The new Airman Certification Standards (ACS) were developed by the FAA to provide a more integrated and systematic approach to testing. Most students and instructors think “Oh no! The test is changing!” But, what does this mean to the student? What we are actually seeing is that the examiners are moving from rote questions to scenarios that students have to think through.

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What is your Pilot Study Style?

Leslie Grainger | Apr 06, 2016 | CFI

Study tips for new student pilots  

You have to learn a lot as a student pilot, - aerodynamics, weather, phraseology, regulations and airport operations, aircraft systems and procedures. Sounds like a lot to learn? It is. Every pilot has been a student at some point, and many great pilots never stop considering themselves students. If you're planning on becoming a professional pilot, you're going to have to learn to study and perform on flight tests throughout your career, so you ought to get into good pilot study habits now.

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Five Bad Habits to Avoid During Flight Training

Leslie Grainger | Mar 16, 2016 | CFI

Training to become a pilot is a journey that many students struggle with. Avoiding bad habits will help reduce the stress of becoming a pilot. You should always be striving to do the right thing and not make hasty or poor decisions. Here are five bad habits to avoid when training to become a pilot:

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Silver Airways & Wayman Partner for New Pilots

Wayman Eduardo | Jan 19, 2016 | Aviation, Airline, CFI, jobs

Wayman Flight Training has partnered with Ft Lauderdale based Silver Aiways to provide guaranteed interviews for students, alumni, and flight instructors.

A career in aviation requires passion. This determination helps local South Florida students succeed though the demanding process of learning how to fly with the goal of reaching the airlines. Wayman Flight Training has entered into a partnership with Silver Airways to help bridge the gap between learning to fly and becoming a professional pilot.

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