Conversion of licenses and ratings

Third country conversions

Before a conversion is accepted a license verification with the issuing national aviation authority is made which may lead to an extended handling time.

PPL

Conversion requirements:

  • Current on the category, class or type you intend to convert
  • Valid license, rating or certificate issued by a third country
  • 100 hours total flight time
  • Valid Part-MED medical certificate

Application is made using the form below:
Application form for conversion of ATPL or PPL

If your application is accepted we will send you log in details to our theoretical examination system. You will then have to contact one of our invigilators to book an appointment for examination. A list of invigilators is found below:
Invigilators

Fees:          
Initial theoretical examination fee   2600 SEK
Subject fee   800 SEK (2 subjects * 400)
Subject re-test   400 SEK per re-test
Conversion   1400 SEK

 CPL, ratings and PPL with less than 100h

CPL, ratings and PPL with less than 100h are not subject to conversion. As a holder of these licenses or ratings you will have to contact an ATO. The ATO will make an assessment of competence and then apply for reduced training.

The license or rating has to be valid until the new license is issued by Transportstyrelsen.

A list of ATOs is found by using the service below:
Search certificate

Fees:         
CPL and ratings where training is necessary   2200 SEK

ATPL

Conversion requirements:

  • Current on the category, class or type you intend to convert
  • Valid license, rating or certificate issued by a third country
  • Valid multi-pilot type rating
  • Valid Part-MED medical certificate
  • Valid language proficiency in english
          Minimum hours        Aeroplane Helicopter
  Total flight time 1500h 1000h
  MPO 500h 350h
  PIC/PICUS 250h 250h
  Cross-country 200h of which 100h PIC 200h of which 100h PIC
  Instrument time 75h 130h
  Night flight 100h 100h


The conversion process:

  1. Apply for conversion using the form: Application form for conversion of ATPL or PPL
  2. If the application is complete we will contact the national aviation authority where your license is issued as a step of verification.
  3. You will be provided with log in details to our theoretical examination system.
  4. Book an appointment with one of our invigilators to take the theoretical examinations. A list of our current invigilators is found here: Invigilators
  5. When the theoretical examination is completed the applicant shall contact an examiner to perform a skill test. List of examiners.

 

Fees:       
Initial theoretical examination fee   7500 SEK
Subject fee    5600 SEK(14 subjects * 400)
Subject re-test   400 SEK per re-test
Conversion    1400 SEK

 

 

 

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