Instrument rating – IR(A) SEP

he goal of this course is to train pilots to expertise standard essential for piloting of airplanes during IFR flights and under instrument meteorological conditions.

 

ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS
Applicant for IR/SEP qualification must have valid PPL (A) or CPL (A) license, and finally NIGHT qualification. Pilot must have at least 50 hours of cross-countries as pilot-in-command (PIC CC) before final examination.
TRAINING PROGRAM

After meeting entrance requirements you can commence the training course. It consists of theoretical and practical training.

 

Theory:

The applicant must complete certified course of theoretical education IR(A) in rage of at least 200 education hours (1 hour = 60 minutes of education) or as a part of theoretical course ATPL in range of 450 hours in certified organization for ground training – for example at our school. All schools for theoretical education also provide distance learning type, where most of the course is completed by self-study.

 

Practice:

Complete flight training comprises 50 flight hours, whereas 30 hours on FNPT II simulator and 20 hours on single engine airplane.

 

AIRCRAFT FOR IR(A) TRAINING

 

Tecnam P2010 G1000 Cessna C172SP G1000
Piper PA-28-161 Warrior III Piper PA-28-181 Archer II

 

EXAMINATIONS

Theory:

A student may complete the examination in theoretical knowledge already during the practical course. Theoretical examination proceeds in Czech or English and is computer based. The examination takes place at Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) in Prague. Test questions are of multiple-choice type, one correct answer out of 4 possible.

Practice:

Practical examination includes en-route flight with examiner in length of c. 1,5 hours. Pilot must have at least 50 hours of cross-countries as pilot-in-command (PIC CC) before the final examination.

CREDIT FROM PREVIOUS PRACTICE
CPL(A) holders undergo the practical training in length of 45 hours (30 hours on a simulator, 15 hours on single engine aircraft). IR(H) holders – Instrument rating qualification for helicopters – undergo only 10 hours of practical training.