How to apply for a SEP Aeroplance class rating
This type / class rating allows you to pilot Single Engine Aeroplanes
If you hold an existing UK issued JAR Flight Crew licence that has not already been converted to a Part-FCL licence, then the conversion will take place as part of this application. This will require an additional application form/information will have to be submitted, and additional requirements may have to be met. Please refer to the conversion information on our website in addition to the information on this page.
You must have:
Your medical records must be held by the UK CAA and you must hold a current and valid PART MED medical certificate that is appropriate to the level of your licence.
Please see to CAP 804 section 4, Part H, subpart 1 for more information.
Applications made before 1 April 2015
Applications made from 1 April 2015
Please note additional fees will apply if your licence needs to be converted as part of this application. The conversion process will also require ratings on a PART FCL licence to be checked for validity.
Please see the Scheme of charges (Personnel LIcensing), table 6 page 6.
An additional fee applies if you want your documents to be returned by secure courier.
We endeavour to process applications in 10 working days from receipt of a fully completed application
The rating is valid for 2 years from the date when you pass the SEP skills test.
If you are applying on the basis of training and testing conducted by a non UK approved EASA Part FCL Approved Training Organisation you must send copies of the following:
If you are applying on the basis of a Third country ICAO licence conversion you will need to send us:
Once all of the requirements above have been met, please complete and submit the online application form.
A desk based assessment from a Flight Crew Licensing Officer or Assistant. Following an acceptable assessment your licence will be processed signed and despatched. We will contact you if we have any queries regarding your application and may keep your application pending whilst the additional requirements are met.