List of Flight Crew Standards Documents

These Standards Documents provide guidance for a wide range of CAA approved flying training activities. The only mandatory requirements are found in the Air Navigation Order (2009) and JAR-FCL.



Individual Publications
Reference Title Status as at Date
Flight Examiners Handbook Flight Examiners' Handbook (Aeroplanes & Helicopters) 2014 Current 28 July 2014
RT Examiners List of Authorised Flight Radiotelephony Operators Licence Examiners Current 8 December 2013
Standards Document 01 (A) Notes for the Guidance of Examiners and Applicants taking the Initial Instrument Rating Skill Test and the En Route Instrument Rating Skill Test (Aeroplanes) Current 21 July 2014
Standards Document 01(H) Notes for the Guidance of Applicants taking the Initial Instrument Rating Skill Test (Helicopters) Current 9 January 2013
Standards Document 03 Notes for the Guidance of Examiners and Applicants taking the CPL Skill Test (Aeroplanes) Current 14 September 2012
Standards Document 03(H) Notes for the Guidance of Applicants taking the CPL Skill Test (Helicopters) Current 14 September 2012
Standards Document 04 Requirements for Radiotelephony (RTF) Examiners Current 10 October 2012
Standards Document 07 (A/H) Aeroplanes and Helicopters for use on CPL and IR Skill Tests Current 7 September 2012
Standards Document 10 (A) Guidance for: Instructors, Instructor Trainers and Authorised Flight Instructor Examiners (FIE). (Aeroplanes) Assessment of Compentence for Instructor Certification Current 14 September 2012
Standards Document 10 (H) Authorised Flight Instructor Examiners (Helicopters) Instructors undergoing Assessment of Competence Current 14 September 2012
Standards Document 11 Provision and Conduct of Ground Examinations for the Private Pilot Licence Aeroplanes & Helicopters Current 26 April 2013
Standards Document 14 (A) Class, Type and Instrument Rating Skill Tests and Proficiency Checks (Excluding single-pilot high performance complex Aeroplanes) Current 14 September 2012
Standards Document 14 (H) Single Pilot Helicopter Examiners for conduct of: Type & Instrument Rating Skills Test, Proficiency Checks & Operator Proficiency Checks Current 13 December 2012
Standards Document 18 Notes for the qualification & approval of Flight Navigation Procedures Trainers & Basic Instrument Training Devices Current 11 January 2013
Standards Document 19 (A) Notes for the Guidance of Applicants taking the PPL Skill Test (Aeroplanes) Current 14 September 2012
Standards Document 19(H) Notes for the Guidance of Applicants taking the PPL Skill Test (Helicopters) Current 14 September 2012
Standards Document 21 Standardisation and Certification of Examiners (Single-pilot aircraft) Current 23 August 2013
Standards Document 24(A) Policy and Guidance for Examiners: Multi-Pilot Aeroplanes (MPA) and Single-Pilot High Performance Complex Aeroplanes (SP HPCA) Type Rating Skill Tests and Proficiency Checks using SRG1158 Schedule Current 24 January 2014
Standards Document 24H Instructions and Procedures for Multi-Pilot Helcopter Examiners Current 13 December 2012
Standards Document 25 (A) Notes for the guidance of applicants taking the Initial Skill Test or revalidating the Instrument Meteorological Conditions Rating (Aeroplanes) Current 25 June 2008
Standards Document 29 The Crew Resource Management Instructor (CRMI) and Crew Resource Management Instructor Examiner (CRMIE) Accreditation Framework Current 8 April 2013
Standards Document 30 UK CAA Registered Training Facilities PPL Aeroplanes and Helicopters Current 9 October 2014
Standards Document 31 Organisations Conducting Approved Courses of Flight and Ground Training Current 9 October 2014
Standards Document 40 In association with the British Balloon and Airship Club: Authorisation of Balloon and Airship Examiners Current 12 April 2010
Standards Document 41 (A) Instructions and Procedures for type rating examiner (aeroplane) and synthetic flight examiner (aeroplane) standardisation course providers Current 14 September 2012
Standards Document 43 Instructions and Procedures for Type Rating Instructor (Aeroplane), Synthetic Flight Instructor (Aeroplane) and Type Rating Instructor (High Performance Complex Aeroplanes) Course Providers Current 14 September 2012
Standards Document 44 Version 2 Gyroplane Licensing. This document contains the privileges and requirements for the PPL(G), the licence to fly gyroplanes in the UK. It details the ratings for instructon and the authorisations for examiners. Current 5 July 2012
Standards Document 46 Guidence for assessing the qualifications, skills, competency and the revalidation of Part 147 Instructors, knowledge examiners and practical assessors Current 28 July 2010
Standards Document 51 Guidance for Examiners and Candidates in the Process for Testing of English Language Proficiency Current 24 December 2012
Standards Document 55 Guidance Criteria for the Approval of Training Organisations Offering Courses of Training for Pilots Licences, Ratings and Certificates Current 3 October 2013
Standards Document 69 Instructions and Procedures for Senior Examiners Current 1 August 2014
Standards Document 80 Alternative Training and Qualification Programme (ATQP) Current 11 July 2013