THE BRITISH HELICOPTER ASSOCIATION
Unit C2, West Entrance, Fairoaks Airport
Chobham, Woking, Surrey GU24 8HU

Helicopter Jobs

The British helicopter industry offers a broad spectrum of rewarding careers: From pilots to engineers and ground staff to operations managers.

Our membership includes companies involved in public service, the emergency services as well as off-shore operators and private charter and management companies.

Information on how to qualify, job profiles and our member’s job vacancies and apprenticeship and scholarship opportunities will be posted here on a regular basis:

Becoming a Pilot

August 10, 2016

The basic qualification is the Private Pilot License that entitles the pilot to fly on his or her own or with friends; it does not permit him or her to carry fare-paying passengers. Beyond that, those seeking a career as a pilot must qualify for a Commercial Pilot License that entitles them to undertake public […]

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Becoming an Engineer

August 10, 2016

A career as a licensed aircraft engineer offers excellent job security and the opportunity to live and work almost anywhere in the world. There is not yet a formal nationally recognised licensed engineer training scheme but some larger helicopter operating companies may run apprenticeship schemes from time to time. These schemes vary in nature but […]

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Bristow Academy Certified Flight Instructor (CFI) Rating Scholarship

August 10, 2016

Bristow Academy’s CFI Rating Scholarship award covers full tuition at Bristow Academy for a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) CFI helicopter rating to any graduate of the Bristow Academy Professional Pilot Program, valued at $8,500. The CFI scholarship includes eight weeks of academic instruction and up to 17.5 flight hours. Interested applicants must currently hold a […]

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