Consultancy For Pilot Training Course Both Locally and Globally.
Wings Over Africa Aviation Limited besides providing air charter services it also does consultation in pilot training course. As aviation experts we advice on the duration of the course, the cost ,the syllabus and the efficiency and reliability and by ensuring the training school commits on the duration and the cost agreed upon by entering into a contract before commencement of the training. We also give the student the liberty to shop for the training locally and globally so that he /she can realize that we have bargaining power to ensure he/he gets the cost that is competitive and affordable.Thereafter we now embark on talking to training schools and give him/her the best and also ensuring there is a commitment and we manage and monitor the student progress on a weekly basis and liaise with the parent/guardian. It is our responsibility to manage and consult for the entire period of training and guide the student until he/she converts the license to Kenyan by providing quality ground and flight instructors of which the student is responsible for the costs. The conversion course takes one month for both flight and ground classes. We will also assist the student after completion of the course to secure a job in general aviation or Kenya Airways. We charge a fee for this consultation. For those who want to train a broad the course will take 15 month of which 14 month for the completion of the entire course and 1 month for conversion.
The qualifications for becoming a pilot,
1. One should have passed the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education with a mean grade of C+ and above and with C+ in Maths, C+ in English and C+ in any of the science subjects and C+ in Geography. For those with B and above including degrees stands a better chance to fly for the National Carrier as Kenya Airways mean grade is C+. For enrollment you will require to sit for an English paper, General paper for evaluation and 3 flying lessons. If you pass this stage you will be required to go for a medical check up with an approved aviation doctor by Kenya Civil Aviation Authority to check whether you are fit to fly by checking your eye-sight and and if you have heart disease or high blood pressure as this are determinants. Once you pass this you will apply for the Students Pilot License which will enable you fly and in-case of an accident or incident the insurance will compensate.If you fall shortfall with a mean grade in the three subjects an upgrade is allowed in that particular subject before you proceed and after the upgrade and if you pass then you enroll.
Training in the United states is quicker if you have funds as you can fly up-to midnight and also the schools have several aircraft and qualified engineers who ensures they are well checked and maintained.The weather also is good all through not like in East Africa.We also offer air charter services consultancy for an air charter company start up on the requirements and procedures,Air Operators Certificate,air service license from scratch up-to start in the preparation of general operational manuals,company exposition,training manuals,hiring and interviewing of the required staff.We also prepare business plans and any other paperwork that is required and we do representation on the air service licensing hearings for decisions.We also provide consultancy to organizations that require leasing of aircraft,helicopters on short and long term basis based on dry and wet lease.We have all the connections for aircraft and helicopters for both passengers and cargo for humanitarian aid,relief supplies,private charters,VIP executive flights,air ambulance,emergency evacuation flights ,search & rescue missions,scenic flights,filming flights,aerial survey & photography,scheduled cargo and passenger flights,private cargo & freight charter flights and any other aviation related activities within Africa and with our base in Kenya and having extended our wings to South Sudan,Somalia, DR Congo,Rwanda,Tanzania,Uganda,Sudan,Eastern & Central Africa and the African continent.We also can source pilots for various types of helicopters,fixed wing and jets. We provide consultancy on obtaining Air Operators Certificate,Air Service License,Flying school,air charter company,preparation of general operations manual,business plan,company exposition,training manuals.We also act us career consultant in aviation management courses namely,flight operations & dispatch courses,reservations & ticketing courses,customer care,aircraft engineering courses,safety aviation courses,security aviation courses,pilot training courses for helicopter and fixed wing aircraft,aviation management courses,air traffic controller courses,airport operations course,ground operations course,accident investigation courses,airport inspection and management courses,cabin crew among many other aviation related courses.We also provide consultancy in ground handling at various airports in Africa including flight operations & dispatch,catering services,aircraft cleaning interior and exterior,GPU,Towing,cargo services,customs documentation, warehouse,clearing and forwarding of freight and cargo,airport transfers to and from hotels,car hire of various luxurious and budget vehicles.