•What is a private pilot certificate?

 A private pilot certificate allows you to fly a helicopter, carry

 passengers or property and share the operating expenses. You are

 not allowed to fly for compensation or for hire.

 

What are the medical requirements?

 An FAA medical certificate is required prior to first solo flight.

 

•What are the flight training requirements?

A minimum of 40 hours flight time this includes:

20  hours of dual instruction including 3 hours of dual cross-country

1 cross-country over 50 nautical miles

3 hours of dual instruction night training

3 hours of check ride preparation

10 hours of solo flight

About 30 hours of ground school providing basic aviation knowledge

Pass FAA Written Test