AFTC offers a Rotor Transition Program to quickly and efficiently bridge the regulatory requirements between the Commercial Rotorcraft Certificate and the Commercial Mult-Engine Land Certificate.
There are three courses that comprise the Rotor Transition Program:
- FAA Private Pilot, Single-Engine Land Certificate – this course will give you the necessary instruction to add a fixed-wing PPL to your license. It consists of 20 hours of dual instruction in a Cessna 172, 10 hours solo and preflight and postflight briefings.
- FAA Instrument Rating – Single Engine Land – this course will add on the Instrument Rating to your fixed-wing PPL. It consists of 15 hours of dual instruction and preflight and postflight briefings.
- FAA Commercial Multi-Engine Land Certificate – this course will provide a Commercial Multi-Engine initial. It consists of 23 hours of dual instruction in a multi-engine aircraft, 12 hours of ground instruction and preflight and postflight briefings.
Prerequisites for this program are: Commercial Rotorcraft Certificate with Instrument Rating, FAA Class 2 medical or higher.
Contact an AFTC representative for additional information and associated costs.