Gas Turbine Engine Rating

Initial Turbine Rating


The gas turbine engine course is required to be completed prior to completing an initial turbine rating.


The gas turbine engine course comprises of a 1 day theory course on the turbine engine and systems.

A theoretical exam will be passed prior to completion of the course.

Flight Phase:

The specific flight hours required to obtain a rating in your first turbine helicopter will depend largely on your ability and experience.  An expectation of approximately 3-5 flight hours should be anticipated.

The initial turbine rating can be conducted in the following helicopter types:

  1. Bell 206
  2. MD500
  3. AS350




Hangar 32, Redcliffe Aerodrome
Nathan Road, Rothwell 4022
Queensland, Australia

Head Office Phone: (07) 3385 9500


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