Airline Transport Pilot Licence (ATPL)

In order to obtain a ATPL, you need to meet the following requirements:

An applicant must:

  1. be 21 years or older
  2. obtain a valid aviation medical certificate
  3. have a valid certificate of competence in radiotelephony (General Radio Licence)
  4. have a valid SPL, or have had one of the following in the last 60 months:
    • a valid South African helicopter Private Pilot Licence
    • a helicopter pilot licence issued by a Contracting State
    • a valid South African Air Force helicopter pilot qualification
    • a valid Student Pilot Licence
    • a helicopter night rating.
  5. An applicant must have completed a multi-crew co-operation course within the last 60 months
  6. have had flight training according to the air navigation regulations and technical standards
  7. pass the required theoretical exams
  8. undergo a skills test

Contact AV8 Helicopters to enrol in our training programmes.