Transition Courses

*Robinson R44 Transition

Course Requirements:

  1. Hold a private pilot helicopter certificate.
  2. Obtain sufficient dual instruction for proficiency.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge and ability of pilot certificate helicopter operations in a Robinson R44.
Course Includes:
1. 5 hours of dual instruction
2. 10 hours of ground instruction

*Robinson R66 Turbine Transition

Course Requirements:

  1. Hold a private pilot helicopter certificate.
  2. Obtain sufficient dual instruction for proficiency.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge and ability of pilot certificate helicopter operations in a Robinson R66.
Course Includes:
1. 5 hours of dual instruction
2. 10 hours of ground instruction

*MD500 Turbine Transition

Course Requirements:

  1. Hold a private pilot helicopter certificate.
  2. Obtain sufficient dual instruction for proficiency.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge and ability of pilot certificate-turbine helicopter operations in a MD500.
Course Includes:
1. 5 hours of dual instruction
2. 10 hours of ground instruction

*MD530 Turbine Transition

Course Requirements:

  1. Hold a private pilot helicopter certificate.
  2. Obtain sufficient dual instruction for proficiency.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge and ability of pilot certificate-turbine helicopter operations in a MD530.
Course Includes:
1. 5 hours of dual instruction
2. 10 hours of ground instruction

*EC-120 Turbine Transition

Course Requirements:

  1. Hold a private pilot helicopter certificate.
  2. Obtain sufficient dual instruction for proficiency.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge and ability of pilot certificate-turbine helicopter operations in an EC-120.
Course Includes:
1. 5 hours of dual instruction
2. 10 hours of ground instruction

*AS350 Turbine Transition

Course Requirements:

  1. Hold a private pilot helicopter certificate.
  2. Obtain sufficient dual instruction for proficiency.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge and ability of pilot certificate-turbine helicopter operations in an AS350.
Course Includes:
1. 5 hours of dual instruction
2. 10 hours of ground instruction

*Bell 205 Turbine Transition

Course Requirements:

  1. Hold a private pilot helicopter certificate.
  2. Obtain sufficient dual instruction for proficiency.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge and ability of pilot certificate-turbine helicopter operations in a Bell 205.
Course Includes:
1. 5 hours of dual instruction
2. 10 hours of ground instruction

*Please note that all Transition Courses can take from 5-10 hours of flight time depending on ability and proficiency.