This RePL course is for students with no manned aviation experience or existing RePL.
The theory is delivered through our interactive virtual classroom environment making it ideal for contact-free learning. Our virtual classroom sessions are available for day, night, or weekend studies.
Upon completion of this course, you will receive a CASA-Issued Remote Pilot Licence (RePL) Helicopter. You will also obtain the Aeronautical Radio Operator Certificate (AROC) and English Language Proficiency (ELP). Wicked Copters also issues you with a Certificate of Attainment.
This course is approved by CASA and compliant with the new syllabus defined in the Part 101 MOS.
To see the upcoming course dates, please select your preferred assessment centre (for the face to face component).
The dates listed below are for the practical close-outs. Once you have selected your preferred close-out dates, you will be provided options for the thoery component. Wicked Copters offers the theory a number of session options, but some can take several weeks to complete.
Wicked Copters will work with you throughout the course and we are able to delay your preferred assessments if required.
The duration shown is minimum time required for this course. It may take longer due to environmental factors and your individual progress. If you add-on additional courses then the total duration will be a combination of all the course durations.
There is no minimum age to hold an RePL, but you must be at least 17years of age to hold an AROC. All RePL holders also require an English Language Proficiency (ELP).
Besides the minimum age and a general proficiancy in English, there are no pre-requisites.
The course is not difficult, and we strive to ensure every pilot gets the dedicated training they require. Some students do need additional training, and within reason we do not charge additional fees.
The Wicked Copters Virtual Classroom has been approved by CASA. We utilise purpose built TV-like studios for our Virtual Classroom with backups available for power and internet. To deliver interactive online face-to-face training, we use high tech hardware used for media broadcasting to TV.
The studios have sound boards with high quality microphones and advanced noise reduction systems. The content you see is not a shared desktop but multiple computers, tablets and electronic white boards to provide you with a high tech course. All you need is a computer, tablet or phone combined with a speaker and microphone.
Most of our Virtual Classroom sessions will have two Instructors (each in their own studio) for redundancy.
This course has been approved by CASA under the Part 101 Manual of Standards. During this course you will be taught and assessed on:
As well as completing your General English Language Proficiency (GELP) requirements to hold the RePL / AROC. Wicked Copters conducts CASA-approved ELP notices and assessments for Level 6.
Practical Competency Standards:
You will control the RPA in GPS and non-GPS modes with a range of aircraft over a minimum of 5 hours.
We are able to provide discounts for group bookings, multiple training courses or with hardware / software. If you are wanting to pay the course over instalments, we offer that too!
If you qualify for community or personal grants, contact us for the discounted rate, and we can supply you with documentation, as required.
Within reason, any need to adjust your theory or practical sessions we do not charge rebooking fees. We never have.
If for any reason you were unable to complete your course in full, we will reschedule you to the following course.