In the Long Line and External Load Training we offer, you will receive hands-on experience with the equipment you’ll actually be using when you start work as a long line pilot.
In order to complete the External Load Training, a person must:
- Hold at least a Helicopter Private Pilot Certificate
- Obtain a minimum of 90 hours flight time in a helicopter
- Receive a minimum of 15 hours of helicopter external load instruction
- Complete Ground School (Approximately 10 hours)
Average course completion time: 2-3 weeks
*Includes ground handling crew