How old do I need to be to start training?

The min. age requirement is 17 years old for a Private Pilot Licence, & 18 years old for a Commercial Pilot Licence or Frozen ATPL.

What are the min. Educational Requirements?

We suggest a C+ in School graduating Core Mathematics, Physical Science & English.

What if I didn’t take Core Mathematics and Physical Science?

We would advise that you first achieve this requirement, although not a pre-request it is highly recommended.

Other than my school subjects, what else do I need to qualify for enrolment?

You will need to pass an aviation medical exam (done by an Aviation Doctor) and an English Proficiency test. These are included in your course fees, however, should you have any pre-existing medical conditions we would strongly suggest that you have your medical done before you arrive.

What conditions could prevent me from obtaining an Aviation Medical?

Colour Blindness, Diabetes (Type 1), Epilepsy and Lung/Cardiac disorders to mention a few.

What Qualifications does 43 offer?

We offer Private and Commercial Pilot Licences, Airline Pilot’s Licence, as well as Air Traffic control training and aircraft maintenance courses.

How do I enroll for a course?

Sign all the pages of estimate sent to you and return them to us, along with the following documents:
Copy of your ID/Passport, School leaving Certificate, Copy of your Medical Aid Cover, & Proof of payment for your Deposit (to secure your enrollment).

Do I need to have a Study Visa?

If you are a foreign student, you will need to have a study visa to study at 43 Air School, valid for a 24 Month period.

Do you offer Sponsorships or Bursaries ?

Unfortunately we do not offer Bursaries or Sponsorships as we are not the user of the end product.

Who Funds Pilot Training?

Pilot training is funded by the end user of the training benefit, namely Airlines, Governmental Skills development departments and numerous individual financing houses, such as Javlin Air Services.

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