NAAREF Compaass Rose

The PAASS Compaass RoseSeries is designed to provide professional support and direction for agricultural aviation pilots who are new to the industry and those want to learn more about the industry and what it takes to get into ag aviation.  If you want to know more about how start a career in agricultural aviation safely and successfully and have questions about finding an operator to work for, ag flight schools, how to deal with insurance, and many other topics then the Compaass RoseSeries is the place to be. If you are an operator wanting to begin mentoring a new pilot into the industry but you’re not sure how to go about doing this, then the CompaassRoseSeries is the place for you to be as well.
The goal is for the participants to enhance their own knowledge, continue to gain agricultural aviation experience, and improve their individual professionalism.  Agricultural aviation pilots will have an opportunity to discuss ideas and philosophies about the business, make informed decisions about their future, and learn with some of the industry’s top operators. Operators can learn about mentoring new pilots and get an idea of the questions and concerns of pilots new to the ag aviation industry. 
The Compaass Roseformat was updated in 2017 to create an environment even more favorable for those pilots new to the industry or looking to get in to it. While Compaass Roseis open to anyone, the program was created specifically for that group. Anyoneinterested in agricultural aviation as a professional career is invited to participate in PAASS CompaassRose.  CompaassRoseis offered at the NAAA Ag Aviation Expo and at certain State/Regional AAA Conventions.