Part 61/101 Restricted Radio License



Who should attend?

• Student pilots busy completing their PPL training (Fixed wing, helicopter, microlight, gyrocopter, hot air balloon)

• Any person wishing to obtain their remote pilot license

* Any person interested in VHF communication between pilot & ATC.

Note – In this instance you will only be able to be issued with a certificate of attendance as a person needs to complete their full PPL training before they can be issued with a radio license.

How often are these courses presented?

• These courses are presented on request countrywide at registered flying schools that are approved Aviation Training Organisations. {ATO}
• One on one courses are also available for those people who are not able to attend the group lectures due to business commitments, etc. (You must belong to a registered flight school {ATO} in order to apply)

What is the duration of this course presentation?

• The course is presented over a 2 Day period.
• Weekend courses are also available.
• Long distance training may vary.

What is the course content?

• The course consists of the following:
1. All the theoretical modules as per the laid down syllabus
2. Practical RT examples which includes relative handouts with a quiz for each.
3. Plenty of classroom RT interaction
4. E-mail / Internet interaction
5. SACAA Online Theoretical examination (passmark required – 75%)
6. Practical oral skills test (passmark required – 75%)

What happens if I do not pass these examinations?

• If you do not pass either the theoretical or practical assessments, then you will be allowed one more rewrite with that assessor/designated examiner.
• Should you still be found not yet competent on the rewrite then you will be directed to another designated examiner for further review.

What are the costs associated with this course?

• Please contact Marlene Odendal for information on costs associated.