The Instrument Rating can be attached to either a PPL or a CPL Licence. This can be flown in a single or twin engine aircraft, however, since our training is based on obtaining a Commercial Pilot Licence with a view to entering the airlines, you are generally required to pass your IR Skill Test in a Multi Engine aircraft.

Pre-Entry Requirements

  • Hold at least PPL (A) issued in accordance with Part-FCL
  • Hold the privilege to fly at night in accordance with FCL.810
  • Hold a valid medical certificate issued in accordance with Part-MED
  • Show evidence of an English language proficiency assessment of at least ICAO Level 4
  • Show evidence of having successfully completed all of the required theoretical knowledge examinations in accordance with FCL.615
  • Have completed at least 50 hours of cross-country flight time as PIC in aeroplanes, helicopters or airships of which at least 10 must be in aeroplanes.



4 Weeks (Weather Dependent)