Wizz Air Cadet Program
The Wizz Air Pilot Academy is a one-of-a-kind pilot training program that allows a new generation of pilots with little or no prior aviation experience to obtain a Commercial Pilot License and the opportunity to work as a pilot for Wizz Air, thanks to high-quality pilot training that starts from the ground up, with the help of an experienced flight school, and in accordance with Wizz Air’s guiding principles. You may go one step closer to your ambition thanks to the revised financing program for tuition fees. Have you ever considered pursuing a career as a commercial airline pilot? Then begin here to make it a reality! Explore the site to learn more about this profession and how you may join the WIZZ Flight crew!
Check out the basic requirements to find out if you’re eligible to join the Wizz Air Pilot Academy.
- Unrestricted right to live and work in the EU or in countries with an operating base
- Minimum high school degree completed
- Minimum age of 18 years
- Fluent English (both written and spoken)
- Valid Class 1 Medical Certificate
- Ability to swim 50 meters without any help
Please note that upon successful completion of our recruitment process, the pre-requisite of joining is that you have readily available 13.950 EUR for training fee. It is payable right before the program start.
By being accepted for the program, you acknowledge your willingness to take part in a full-time integrated training program with relocation to either premises of the Wizz Air Pilot Academy’s contracted flight schools.
Please note that the tuition fee of the Ab-Initio training (13.950 EUR) doesn’t cover costs such as accommodation, living costs, travel expenses nor the Advanced training or Wizz Air training that are compulsory for being released as a First Officer.
If your profile is matching the basic requirements, get ready for submitting your application. Once completing the application form, you will receive a confirmation e-mail.
Given your profile meets our requirements, you will get an invitation to the upcoming recruitment event. You can reserve your slot by following the instructions laid out in the e-mail. Once your slot is confirmed, you have nothing else to do than prepare for the assessment. You will be provided with all of the necessary guidance by the Wizz Air Pilot Recruitment Team.