Introduction to the medical requirements for private pilots
All pilot licences require a medical certificate or medical declaration and while it is fine to have a trial flight and some initial lessons you should avoid committing to a full training programme before having a medical check.
You may be worried that the medical will stop you from learning to fly. Common concerns usually include:
For the LAPL and NPPL your medical certificate or declaration can be done by your GP (for the LAPL your GP needs to have signed up to take part in the scheme).