FAA Training & Recency

FAA Training & Recency Waterford Aero Club can facilitate FAA Flight Reviews (previously know as BFRs) and Instrument Proficiency Checks using our Cessna 172 aircraft. FAA training towards private, commercial and instrument are also available. Just send us an email (info@waterfordaeroclub.com) to find out more. FAA Flight Reviews In order to keep your FAA licence…

Theoretical Knowledge

Complete your theoretical knowledge course for the PPL(A) or LAPL(A) at Waterford Aero Club! As part of the training requirements for either the PPL or LAPL courses, you must complete ground school with an Approved Training Organisation. The ground school provides training towards the nine Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) exams covering the following subjects: Air…

Light Aircraft Pilot Licence

Complete your Light Aircraft Pilot Licence at Waterford Aero Club! EASA introduced the LAPL to make recreational flying more accessible by reducing the training and medical requirements for those who wanted to fly simply for the fun of flying. Lighter, simpler, and better. It can be confusing when you are starting out as a student…

Class Rating Instructor

Waterford Aero Club is now offering the Class Rating Instructor (CRI) course. The holder of a CRI certificate for single engine aeroplanes may exercise the privileges of the certificate to carry out instruction for class or type ratings, or for a towing or aerobatic rating. A CRI cannot instruct ab-initio students, only those who already…

Flight Experiences

Have you ever… …dreamed of flying an airplane? …seen your house from 3000 feet? Whether you want to become a pilot or want to give someone a special and exciting gift, consider nothing less than an Introductory Flight with Waterford Aero Club. Do you want to discover what it’s like to act as pilot in…

Hour Building

Whether you want to build hours for the CPL or enjoy your licence and visit new places, Waterford Aero Club offers some of the cheapest hour building in the country. We have a modern fleet of Cessna aircraft, the most weather-friendly airport in Ireland, excellent in-house flight planning facilities, and proximity to many busy airports,…

Flight Instructor Certificate

Train with us at Waterford Aero Club to become a Flight Instructor – one of the most rewarding and enjoyable career paths in aviation. For pilots wishing to give ab-initio instruction, they must have an FI certificate. After completing a course of training and passing the assessment of competence with an EASA FIE (Flight Instructor…