CPL(H) Commercial Pilot Licence


A Commercial Pilot Licence is the prerequisite to work as a professional helicopter pilot.

The EASA CPL(H) is valid in all member states of the European Union Aviation Safety Agency.

Your commercial pilot licence is the foundation for an exciting and rewarding career in one of the many sectors that make up the helicopter industry.

CEFA prepares you to take on the challenges of your endeavour thanks to its extensive experience in the field and dedicated staff who will help you fulfil your dream through high-quality and adapted training courses.


This training course is available to European and international students. The following prerequisites have to be met:

  • Be 18 years old at the time of the flight exam.
  • Successfully pass the European Class 1 medical exam.
  • Successfully pass a math/physics evaluation test for AB INITIO.
  • Achieve EASA.FCL.055 Level IV English language proficiency.

If you already hold a different aeronautical licence, you may benefit from an adapted curriculum for your EASA CPL(H) training. PPL(H) holders can be admitted into an integrated training course, reducing the length and cost of the training.

The industry

Apart from transportation of passengers and cargo, a wide variety of aerial work missions are performed on a daily basis all over the world.

Main sectors of work:

  • Public works
  • Imaging
  • Film/movie production
  • Media/TV
  • Sling work
  • Professional work in maritime and mountainous areas

Training Programme


135 hours


350 hours


Commencing at: 122 000 €

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