A How long are the flying lessons? This is a very good question. We know from studies on the learning behaviour of humans that peak
Recreational Pilot Certificate
Take to the skies with our short, immersive course to gain your initial pilot’s certification.
Start with the right foundation — become a tailwheel pilot!
Get airborne with a Recreational Pilot Certificate. Whether you want to fly for fun or for a profession, this is the first step towards getting your full Recreational Pilot’s Licence. We have seamlessly integrated our tailwheel endorsement into this course, so at its completion you can explore where the nose-wheel can’t.
TAILWHEEL ENDORSEMENT INCLUDED
BUSH FLYING EXPOSURE
ACCESS MORE LANDING AREAS
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Highly recommend, have just completed my RPC and was a fantastic experience. Instructors are super knowledgeable and helpful with just the right balance of challenge and support to keep the learning going.
Awesome instruction with an experienced instructor. Amazing location and an aircraft with class! Can’t wait to fly with you again
Best training I’ve had so far and I actually enjoyed it. Great relaxed and enjoyable way to learn. Highly recommended
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A How often should I fly once I am a certified pilot? Probably once a week initially for the first month. Then once a fortnight
A Can I hire a plane once I have a pilot certificate or licence? Absolutely! We have guaranteed days (including sometime on the weekend) that
A Am I too old to be a pilot? Unlikely! If you’re determined, willing to learn and medically fit to drive a car there’s every