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Theoretical knowledge course comprises 257 hours of instruction.
NOTE: An applicant for the issue of a CPL(A) having passed the theoretical knowledge examination for an ATPL(A) is credited with the theoretical knowledge instruction and examination requirements for the CPL(A).
AMOUNT AND DURATION OF FLIGHT TRAINING
Applicants without an IR are given at least 25 hours of dual flight instruction, including 10 hours of instrument instruction of which up to 5 hours may be instrument ground time in an FNTP II.
Applicants holding a valid IR(A) are fully credited towards the dual instrument instruction time. An applicant holding a Course Completion Certificate for the Basic Instrument Flight Module is credited with up to 10 hours towards the required instrument instruction time.
Applicants with a valid IR are given 15 hours of dual visual flight instruction.
Applicants without a night rating airplane are given additionally at least 5 hours night flight instruction, comprising 3 hours of dual instruction, which includes at least 1 hour of cross-country navigation and 5 solo take-offs, and 5 solo full-stop landings.
5 hours of the flight instruction are carried out in a multi-engine airplane certificated for the carriage of at least 4 persons and have a variable pitch propeller and retractable landing gear.
Pilot practical training is made up of modules. Modules are divided to lessons. The volume of flight lessons in the program is approximate. An instructor can make the number and length of the flights bigger, until the student will fully master the flights by exercises. Considering the circumstances, the pilot-instructor can change the order of the lessons. If the student pilot masters the flight by exercise faster, the instructor can reduce the time in that particular lesson. However, the overall time of the module cannot be reduced.
Before commencing a CPL(A) modular course an applicant shall be the holder of a PPL(A). Before commencing the flight training the applicant shall:
- Be at least 18 years old;
- Have completed 150 hours flight time, including 50 hours as PIC on airplanes of which 10 hours shall be cross-country;
- Have a valid class 1 medical certificate;
- Have a valid SEP (land) class rating;