R ed Deer College, established in 1964, has developed into one of the
premier community colleges in Canada. It offers more than 70
academic programs that attract students from throughout Canada
and many foreign countries.
The Red Deer College campus is located on the western outskirts of the city of
Red Deer (just a 10 minute drive from Sky Wings Aviation) and includes classrooms,
residences, sports facilities and a 600-seat theatre. The student population is approximately
6,000, many of whom live in apartments, suites or townhouses within walking distance of the campus.
Red Deer College provides high quality academics that are critical to the credibility of the Aviation
Diploma Program. Most courses are University transferable, which gives you the ability to move up
in your chosen career.
S ky Wings Aviation Academy has been in operation at
the Red Deer Regional Airport since 1982, providing flight
training, charters, maintenance and storage services.
Housed in three hangars at the Southeast corner of the
airport, Sky Wings operates Cessna 172’s, a Twin Engine Piper Seneca and a Navajo. Ground training is conducted in a large, multi-media classroom.
Instrument and Multi-Engine preparatory training is provided on an ALSIM 200 Flight Simulator.