Super Petrel Certified Flight Instruction

Super Petrel Flight Instructor Association (SPFIA)


Factory-Sponsored Super Petrel Pilot Training

SPFIA  is the only factory-recognized training source for pilot training in the Super Petrel LS. Training takes place at at several Super Petrel flight centers including at the Ormond Beach factory, or can be at your own home airport or seaplane base.

Whether you are taking delivery of a new Super Petrel LS or buying a second-hand Super Petrel LS, there is a thorough pilot training program that suits your specific needs.


  • One-on-One Instruction with a Super Petrel-Certified CFI
  • Flight and Ground Instruction for Prospective Super Petrel Owners
  • Take-offs and Landings on Water and Runway
  • Customized to Your Flight Experience
  • Training Conducted at a Super Petrel Flight Center or your location.

Team Shevy

Certified Flight Instruction
Mike Pearson

Advanced Electronics

Mike Pearson President
Super Petrel Flight Instructor Association
Colonial Beach, Virginia
Phone: 540.903.7003
Shawn (Shevy) Shevalier*
Jacksonville, FL
Phone: 904.704.3842

Training Center Locations

* South: Ormond Beach, FL 

** Northeast: Wings of Gold Aviation, LLC 

Mark (Ziggy) Ziegler**
Broadlands, Virginia
Phone: 704.723.3849
Wings of Gold Aviation, LLC
David Broz (Gold Seal CFI)
Minneapolis, MN
Phone: 612-940-6382