In the lead up to your first solo, you will learn all aspects of flight necessary for you to go solo, including normal and abnormal situations. The hours required for you to complete before your first solo flight will vary depending on the frequency of your lessons and your skill.
Students flying regularly should expect to complete their First Solo after approximately 12 hours. You must be 16 years old to undertake your first solo flight.
You must pass the Pre-Solo Theory Examination before you go on your first solo flight.
Training Area Solo Flight
Following your first solo flight, you will build 3 hours solo. Then, with your instructor you will conduct more advanced flight sequences in the training area south of Perth and north of Mandurah.
Once signed off for your Training Area Solo, you will complete 2 hours of solo flight. You must pass the Pre-Area Solo Theory Examination before you go on your first training area solo.
Contact our friendly Operations Team at Jandakot Airport, Perth, to speak to one of our knowledgeable Flight Instructors: 08 9417 0000.