Course Outline

According to EASA FCLbefore being able to fly a new type of helicopter, every pilot must complete specific training. This is split into a ground course and flight training. Our courses are based on OSD guidelines and cover all the required topics to pass the final exam. This course includes also a two-hour on-site section with a flight instructor at your flight school to complete the training.

We currently have the following types available:

  • As-350 (H125)
  • EC-120 (H120)

We are working on: 

  • R-22
  • R-44
  • R-66
  • B-206
  • S 269C
  • MD 500
  • A-109
  • H135

Recommended for

Pilots wishing to obtain a new type rating

Course Format / Language

Main part: Web Based Training | WBT
Helicopter Practical Training: On-Site Training with your Flight Instructor

English

 

Price WBT

CHF / EUR 400.-

Practical part according to fees of your flight school

Duration 

Depending on type between 12-35 hours

Examination

Online, 50 questions

Validity Period

6 months

Topics Covered

  • Turbine engine knowledge course (if required)
  • Helicopter structure, transmissions, rotors and equipment, normal and abnormal operation of the systems 
  • Limitations 
  • Performance, preparation and flight control
  • Weight and Balance, Operation
  • Emergency procedures
  • Special conditions required for helicopters equipped with electronic flight instrumentation system
  • Optional equipment specific for the type