AVISS00046 – Night Visual Flight Rules (NVFR) Pilot Skill Set

Course Outline


AVISS00046 – Night Visual Flight Rules (NVFR) Pilot Skill Set

Provided by Becker Helicopter Services Pty Ltd – RTO Number 5446 – CRICOS Provider Code 01742J

The Skill Set is to be undertaken in addition to the Certificate IV in Aviation (Commercial Pilot Helicopter Licence) and targets those pilots who specifically require NVFR Pilot rating in the aviation operational environment.

14 weeks: this comprises 11 teaching weeks and 3 weeks of holidays.

  • Aircraft


    Normally completed in a Robinson R22 helicopter, which is a 2 seater piston aircraft. It is a popular training helicopter because it is cost effective.

    Some students may elect to undertake the training in a different aircraft, at a higher per hourly rate. Some aircraft which you may choose to do an endorsement in includes:

    • Robinson R44 (4 seater, piston helicopter popular in tourism and as private aircraft)
    • Bell 206BIII Jet Ranger (5 seater, turbine helicopter, the workhorse of helicopters).
    • Eurocopter AS350D (5 seater, turbine helicopter)
    • Agusta 109E Power (7 seater, turbine, twin engine helicopter)
  • Flight Hours

    Flight Hours

    Standard Course:

    • 10 flight hours NVFR
    • 1.3 flight hours Basic IFR
    • 8.7 hours Basic IFR in a Simulator
  • Electives


    • Not Applicable.
  • Course Outcomes

    Course Outcomes

    • AVISS00019 Night Visual Flight Rules (NVFR) Pilot Skill set