Are you planning to renew your existing Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) Class A Rotorcraft Unmanned Aircraft Pilot Licence (UAPL) for helicopter? Approved by the CAAS, this one-day course includes a refresher training to adequately prepare you prior to a Class A Rotorcraft (Helicopter) assessment with our Authorised Flight Examiners (AFEs).
Participants will be taught by CAAS approved instructors/AFEs who are existing UAPL holders with at least five years of teaching and Unmanned Aircraft (UA) experience.
CAAS UAPL Requirements
Participants are strongly encouraged to complete a training programme with any CAAS-approved UA Training and Assessment Organisation (UATO) to acquire the relevant practical knowledge before attempting the practical assessment.
Further information regarding CAAS UAPL requirements can be found here:
By the end of the course, participants will be well-equipped to demonstrate their competencies for helicopter UA in preparation for CAAS Class A Rotorcraft (Helicopter) in the following areas:
Knowledge on operating UA system
Pre-flight and post-flight checks of the UA, with reference to the Original Equipment Manufacturer documents and training manuals
Smooth and controlled flying of the following manoeuvres without Global Positioning System assistance:
Who Should Attend?
Existing Class A Rotorcraft UAPL holders with no limitations planning to renew their UAPL.
Participants are expected to have a good command of the English language, and be at least 16 years old at the point of application, with an existing CAAS Class A Rotorcraft (Helicopter) UAPL.
Participants will be awarded the Certificate of Completion by Republic Polytechnic upon meeting 80% of the attendance requirement.
Class A Rotorcraft (Helicopter) assessment results will be submitted to CAAS for all successful participants at the end of the course.
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1 day (7 hours, with breaks)
RP ACE @ Woodlands
Old Holland Road Flying Field
Full Course Fee (Others)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens OR Singapore PR
Singapore Citizens aged 39 & below OR Singapore PR
• Payment may be made using SkillsFuture Credit.
• Fees reflected are inclusive of GST (Goods and Services Tax).
• From 1 July 2020, Workfare Training Scheme (WTS) and fee subsidy under WTS will cease. WTS will be replaced by Workfare Skills Support Scheme (WSS). For more information on WSS, please refer to https://www.wsg.gov.sg/programmes-and-initiatives/workfare-skills-support-scheme-individuals.html.
Republic Polytechnic reserves the right to make changes to the course fee and application closing dates without prior notice. The commencement of each course is subject to sufficient number of participants.
All information is accurate at time of publishing.