There are 13 subjects to pass at EASA level. Each stage is comprised of approximately 3 months of Distance Learning (average study time 15 hours per week), accompanied with web based training. A 4-day Ground School is at the end of each Stage (which comprises subject overviews and exam preparation) at our Luton Training Centre just prior to sitting each stage of EASA exams at a CAA examination centre (CATS Luton HQ, Gatwick, Leicester or Oxford).
Heli students undertake Full Heli courses; this is only available via Distance Learning at Luton. UK Military Personnel - we are ELCAS approved.
You must hold an ICAO PPL Licence.
There are 13 subjects covered, grouped as follows:
Human Performance & Limitations
Air Law & ATC Procedures
Principles of Flight
Mass & Balance
Aircraft General Knowledge
A feature-rich online web-based training system and offline iPad Application are included in all course packages. Full-colour printed text books are an optional extra.