Commercial Pilot Licence
A Commercial Pilot License (CPL) is a type of license that legally allows you to fly an aircraft and get paid as a pilot. Having a CPL means you already hold a Private Pilot License (PPL), and you have finished your training towards CPL. A licensed commercial pilot may act as pilot-in-command (Captain) of an aircraft for compensation or hire and carry people or cargo. The total flying hours required to get a commercial pilot license ranges around 210 flight hours.
One of the most important aspects of the Commercial Pilot’s Licence is the completion of commercial ground subjects and examinations. Many students progress quickly through all the flying steps but do not realise the amount of work required to complete the ground school portion of the commercial licence. Once you have completed the ground phase you can commence with the hour building phase.
During your CPL training you will learn to do a pre-flight, post flight, take-offs and landings at different airports. how to file a flight plan, interpret weather. Learn how to navigate, all instruments in the aircraft’s cockpit including communication equipment, basic flight manoeuvres and most importantly approved safety and emergency procedures. We will also teach you how to fly in difficult weather conditions, you will fly at night and you will familiarize yourself with the specifications of air operations in the controlled space.