The Initial Type Rating Instructor (TRI) course provides the necessary skills to deliver a type rating training on the corresponding type of aircraft.
Type Rating Instructor
The privileges of the holder of a TRI (H) are to instruct license holders with the objective of revalidation or type rating renewal. When applicable, this course includes extension of the IR (H) privileges, and as TRI (MPH) the required instruction for Multi Crew Coordination as applicable.
Hold a valid and corresponding crew member license, acquired or recognized by the PART FLC
Have completed at least 15 flight hours on the corresponding type of helicopter with no more than 7 hours completed on a flight simulator
Meet requirements as defined by the PART FCL
It is recommended to have a strong experience on the variant as Pilot in Command.
(Note: Additional prerequisites could be required according to aircraft type)
The Type Rating Renewal Course updates knowledge and proficiency to renew the type rating on the aircraft type.
The revalidation or Renewal Test extends the type rating according to PART FCL regulations.
Type Rating Renewal
Hold an up-to-date type rating on the variant
● Expiration of type rating < 3 months: Revalidation test
● Between 3 months and 5 years: Type rating renewal course and revalidation test
Hold a valid medical certificate
(Note: Additional prerequisites could be required upon aircraft type)
(Course duration: 1 day)
Aircraft systems description
Flight planning and monitoring
Normal and emergency procedures
RENEWAL/ REVALIDATION TEST
Type rating skills test in accordance with PART FCL regulation. The applicant should demonstrate the required skills for the safe operation of the corresponding type of helicopter.
After successful course completion, the trainee will be awarded a PART FCL flight test form.