Who Is This Course For?

The aim of the CPL (A) Modular Course is to train PPL (A) holders to the level of proficiency necessary to act as pilot in command or co-pilot of any aeroplane engaged in operations other than commercial air transportation, act as pilot in command in commercial air transportation of any single pilot aeroplane, and act as co-pilot in a multi crew aeroplane.

EASA CPL Eligibility Requirements

  • Be able to speak and understand the English language

  • Hold a EASA class 1 medical certificate

  • Be the holder of a PPL (A) issued in accordance with ICAO Annex 1

  • Passed ALL EASA (formerly JAA) CPL/ATPL written examinations with a score of 75% or more
  • Hold a radiotelephony licence

  • Flight time requirements at time of test:

    • Have completed 150 hours flight time as a pilot

    • Have at least 100 hours P1 (PIC) time

    • Holder of Night Qualification

    • A qualifying cross country 300 nautical miles with landings at 2 full stop landings at 2 different aerodromes other than the departure point

    • Have complied with EU-FCL 1.225 and 1.240 if a multi engine aeroplane is to be used on the skill test

EASA CPL Aeronautical Experience

 This course of training consists of the following:

  • 28 hours of flight training with a EASA CPL Flight Instructor

  • 5 hours of ground instruction

Please note some reductions on the above times are applicable if you hold an Instrument rating or an ICAO CPL.

Course Duration

 Based on a full time course, the CPL takes on average 3 to 4 weeks depending on the individuals experience and preparation for the course. NAC will advise students of study materials in readiness for the course in order to maximize time efficiency once at the Air Center.

 Study Materials

 NAC stock a full range of books and equipment. We suggest you purchase Pilot Operating Handbooks for the aircraft you will be flying and also the NAC Maneuvers Manual for the aircraft.

Reduction in Training for Holders of a EASA (formerly JAA) Instrument Rating (IR)

– Reduce the Piper Warrior time by 10 hrs (i.e. only 10 hrs required)

– Reduce the Flight Instruction time by 10 hrs (i.e. only 15 hrs req’d if you hold  a IR & MEP)

At Naples Air Center you can get your European EASA Licenses for a fraction of what you pay in Europe, and in the beautiful Florida environment!

Please CONTACT US for a personalized quote based on your individual training requirements and options.