Private Pilot Licence is a combined solution for those who are eager to step into the field of aviation and start flying for their own pleasure with your friends or family. Also, it can be the first step towards commercial aviation or acquiring instructor qualification.
Before taking PPL(A) skill test, applicants for a PPL(A) shall have completed at least 45 hours of flight instruction in aeroplanes, 5 of which may have been completed in Diamond 40NG simulator, including at least:
• 25 hours of dual flight instruction;
• 10 hours of supervised solo flight time, including at least 5 hours of solo cross-country flight time with at least 1 cross-country flight of at least 270 km (150 NM), during which full stop landings at 2 aerodromes different from the aerodrome of departure shall be made.
A student pilot shall be at least 16 years of age before his/her first solo flight. A practical skill test can be performed only when a student has passed the theoretical knowledge examination at the TCA. The last part of the training includes 2 hours exam. Upon finishing all these stages successfully, you will be rewarded with a Private Pilot License.
The course consists of 9 different subjects, 140 hours of ground training:
• Aircraft General Knowledge
• Principles of Flight
• Air Law
• Flight Planning
• Operational Procedures
• Human Performance