Pilot Transition Course Cost:

- Initial $13,750.00  

- Recurrent $7500.00  


Offsite Training (Train in YOUR aircraft):

When training is conducted in a customers aircraft and location, the following will apply:

  • A daily rate plus expenses will apply
  • Helicopter Institute may provide non-owned insurance coverage for the duration of training
  • No more than 4.5 flight hours per day
  • Additional conditions may apply



description of training

Classroom instruction:

Provide comprehensive coverage of the Bell 407 series helicopter 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 of the Bell 407 series helicopter. 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.

Company Bell 407 Training and Bell 206 Training and Helicopter Training

Pilot Training: Bell 407 Series

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