helicopter flight

training center


Welcome to the Training Center

The Helicopter Flight Training Center in Shreveport, Louisiana is a state-of-the-art facility offering training solutions for various companies with diversified needs.  The Training Center is equipped with a FlightSafety AS350 Level 7 Flight Training Device, Frasca Bell 407 Flight Training Device,  FlightSafety EC135 Level D Full Motion Simulator and North America’s first EC145 Level D Full Motion Simulator.  The center also includes multiple classrooms and a dedicated maintenance classroom for engine and airframe training.


The courses offered at the training center were designed with the customer in mind. With the option to dry lease simulators and take part in factory maintenance training from companies such as Pratt & Whitney and Turbomeca, organizations can count on the Helicopter Flight Training Center to meet all of their training needs.

Simulators are available for dry lease and training costs can be factored into the overall costs of aircraft completions.


Maintenance Training

Class Schedule

Pratt & Whitney 206/207
  • June 4-8, 2018
  • August 20-24, 2018
  • November 12-16, 2018
Turbomeca Arriel 1 and Arrius 2C

Must have TOOLS account to register



Through a partnership between Flight Vector, Golden Hour, HSI, Xybix and Zoll, the CommLab provides scenario-based training and evaluation for air medical communication specialist.

Training includes inter-facility and scene transfers, bird strikes, neonatal transfers, multiple aircraft requests, misinformation and changing landing zones, as well as IFR conditions and inadvertent IMC. Specialists also hone their skills for map reading, customer service, radio operations, flight planning and following, and safety related procedures.

The CommLab is led by an experienced group of instructors provided by Boston MedFlight, HSI, Mercy Life Line and MedFlight of Ohio and is available to all Communication Specialists.

Upcoming Dates
  • September 10-11 (Full)
  • November 12-13
  • December 10-11


  • February 11-12
  • March 11-12
  • April 8-9
  • May 13-14
  • June 10-11
  • July 8-9
  • August 12-13
  • September 9-10
  • October 14-15
  • November 11-12
  • December 9-10

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