• Initial issue and resits.

    All examinations are conducted at the CAA, Aviation House, Gatwick.

    Examination timetable


    Date of examinations   Closing date for applications
    17 April   April 2020 exams cancelled due to UK Government Covid-19 restrictions
    12 June  29 May exams cancelled due to UK Government Covid-19 restrictions
    14 August  31 July 
    16 October  2 October 
    11 December  27 November 

    Please be aware that the timetable for CPL balloons ground exams may be subject to change pending EASA balloon licensing.

    Application Process

    Please use application form SRG 1142.

    Applications should be submitted to fcl-eexams@caa.co.uk or posted to:

    Civil Aviation Authority
    SSC Scheduling and Exams
    Ground Floor East Wing
    Aviation House
    London Gatwick Airport
    West Sussex RH6 0YR

    Examination fees are in accordance with the CAA Scheme of Charges.

    Please submit the Payment Form FCS1500 with your examinations application.

    Please note - The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), as the Competent Authority for Examinations is in the process of introducing electronic examinations (e-Exams) to replace the paper-based system. This transition has begun with Flight Crew Professional examinations for Aeroplane & Helicopter ATPL, CPL and IR.