Bell 407 Pilot Transition Course

2017 Course Schedule


description of training

Classroom instruction:

Provide comprehensive coverage of aircraft systems description, operational characteristics, operating limitations and performance, and a review of portions of FAR Part 91.

Initial:  20 hours
Recurrent: 8 hours*

Flight Training:

Provides the customer with demonstration and performance of normal maneuvers and emergency procedures. Training may be conducted during day, night, or while using Night Vision Goggles (NVGs).

Single engine emergency procedure training includes hydraulics-off landings, touchdown
autorotations, anti-torque system failures and
FADEC procedures.

Initial:  5 hours
Recurrent: 2 hours

Completion Standards:

To complete a course of instruction, each maneuver shall be performed at or above those standards as stated in the FAA Practical Test Standards for the level of certificate held. Upon satisfactory completion of all course requirements, a Certificate of Completion will be issued. In addition, a 14 (CFR) Part 61.56 Flight Review may be provided.

* Flight only recurrent courses are available. Upon completion of a flight only recurrent course, only a Certificate of Flight Training will be issued.

** Each scheduled course will have a maximum of 3 students.

April 2017   

Initial 3rd - 7th FULL                  

Recurrent 11th - 13thFULL      

Initial 17th - 21st  FULL             

May 2017

Initial 8th - 12th Open            

Recurrent 16th - 18th  Open 

Initial 22nd - 26th Open

June 2017

Initial 5th - 9th Open

Recurrent 13th - 15th Open

Initial 19th - 23rd Open

July 2017

Initial 10th - 14th Open

Recurrent 18th-20th Open

ALEA Reno NV (24th - 29th)

August 2017

Initial 7th - 11th Open

Recurrent 15th - 17th Open

Initial 21st - 25th Open

September 2017

Recurrent 6th - 8thOpen

Recurrent 12th - 14thOpen

Initial 18th - 22ndOpen

October 2017

Initial 2nd - 6th Open

Recurrent 10th - 12thOpen

Initial 16th - 20th Open

November 2017

Initial 6th - 10th Open

Recurrent 14th - 16th Open

December 2017

Initial 4th - 8th Open

Recurrent 12th - 14th Open