Commercial Pilot Licence

CPL Purpose?

This Commercial Pilots Licence is for those who wish to be a Pilot as a career choice Course Requirements

  • Be at least 18 years of age to obtain a CPL (H) but there is no upper age limit.
  • Hold a valid Private Pilot Licence
  • Hold a Class I medical certificate
  • Hold a General Radio Licence (acquired through us)
  • Successfully pass 9 online CPL examinations. 75% pass mark (CAA Exams)
  • Must have completed a minimum of 200 hours flying time (PPL Hours Incl) as a Pilot of which 100 hours must be Pilot in Command time and 20 hours of cross country flying (day / night)
  • Complete a CPL General Flight Test in an aircraft with a Grade I Designated Flight Examiner

Theoretical Courses and Examinations:

  • Radio Aids
  • Air Law
  • Aircraft Technical & General (Helicopter Aerodynamics)
  • Human Performance & Limitations
  • Instruments & Electronics
  • Aviation Meteorology
  • General Navigation & Plotting
  • Flight Performance and Planning
  • Instrument Rating ( if instrument rating is required)

You will only be recommended for your final flight tests once you have completed the minimum requirements and more importantly, reached the standard required. The full PPL-CPL course lasts approximately 12 – 14 months, depending on weather, operational requirements and the student’s progress.