The highest level of pilot training in your professional pilot career is the Airline Transport Pilot Licence. This licence is required to fly for any airline, or to captain any aircraft exceeding 5700kg.
If this is your dream, you can achieve it at Algoa Flight Centre.
The requirements for the Airline Transport Licence are a current Instrument Rated Commercial Pilot Licence plus:
The following South African Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) examinations with a minimum pass mark of 75%, must be completed:
You can commence ground school for your Airline Transport Pilot Licence immediately after obtaining your Commercial Pilot Licence, however, there is a time limit of 5 years to complete the 1500 flying hours, after completing your last exam.
It is advisable therefore, to being by building your flight experience to the necessary hours first, and when nearing the required hours, begin the ground school training. In this way, completion of the two requirements can coincide, without one delaying the other, or running out of time.
Algoa Flight Centre will guide you through the entire training process and provide you with the required ground school training according to your individual needs, whether you wish to begin from a student pilot level or merely wish to continue from previous training.