Pilot Training Sunshine Coast

Flight Training Courses

Helitec offers 3 main pilot licence courses: (students shall be self-funded for each of these courses and each course requires the student to meet the required level of competency prior to the issue of a licence)

1. Recreational Pilot Licence
The Recreational Pilot Licence, RPL(H), allows you to fly privately in light helicopters in a designated area.

2. Private Pilot Licence
The Private Pilot Licence allows you to fly friends and family to different locations and includes 10 hours of navigation experience.

3. Commercial Pilot Licence
The Commercial Pilot Licence allows you to fly in multiple roles for hire and reward on a commercial basis. This licence allows you to muster cattle (with the appropriate ratings), undertake charter, scenic and aerial work flights. This course requires between 12 and 15 weeks full-time classroom study at Helitec and approximately 12 weeks of practical flying tuition combined with theory study.