Basic Gas Turbine Theory (BGT)

This is a three day theory course. Your tutor, Mark Woodhouse, Waypoints Aviation is RNZAF trained (Fixed-Wing & Rotary) and is a highly experienced airline pilot and instructor.

The course is professionally designed to prepare those wishing to complete a basic gas turbine rating. It prepares students thoroughly for the ASL exam that follows at the end of the week. Those individuals who wish to complete the ASL exam at a later date can do so.

This course is strongly recommended to all rotary and fixed-wing student pilots who aspire to fly gas turbine machines at any stage in their career.

Course Dates 2024
May Monday 13th - Wednesday 15th
November Monday 4th - Wednesday 6th

Students wishing to complete the exam at the end of the week following the course will need to apply a minimum of two weeks prior to enable sufficient time for us to book the ASL exam on your behalf.

Fees: Self Funding & International Students 2024 fee: $841

  • Course costs include all tuition, course notes, textbook and initial exam fees.