Multi Engine Piston Rating

The Multi Engine Piston – MEP(A) rating extends the privileges of a Private Pilot License – PPL(A) or Commercial Pilot License – CPL(A) and allows you to fly an aircraft with more than one engine under Visual Flight Rules – VFR

The Multi Engine Piston Rating allows you to progress your flying onto a more powerful, twin engine aircraft. This can be done simply for pleasure or if you wish to go into an airline career, the MEP is an essential part of your training.

Theory is held over two days.

(For MEP IR add-on course see bottom of page.)


2 - 4 weeks

Course includes

  • 15 hrs in-class theory
  • 6 hrs flight training

Entry Requirements

  • Valid PPL(A) or CPL(A) with SEP
  • Minimum 70 hrs PIC 
  • Medical Class 2 or Class 1


Multi Engine Piston Rating

MEP with IR

We do offer a MEP IR as an add-on to a SEP IR and MEP VFR. 

Additional training required:

  • 3 hrs theory
  • 5 hrs flight training

The Small Print

Complete courses are calculated for minimum required flighthours, be aware that you might need more hours to meet required standard for skilltest. See Hourly Rates for prices for extra flight and tutoring hours. Also note that, should you not complete your course within specified course duration, additional costs may apply.

Please read our Terms of Purchase.

Not included in course tuition:


Hard copy books (optional)

Pilot material such as headsets, logbooks, rulers etc.



Landing fees abroad (optional)

Handling agents abroad (optional)

Hotel, food and taxi when overnighting during for example IR nav flights (optional)

Authority's certificate fees & Medical

Immigration fees