Requirements for Conversion of a Foreign Licence and Class/Type Ratings -VFR and IFR

1) Forms:

CA61-01.13(Original), Initial Skills Test (Original)

CA61-01.0 (Original)

2) Copies (Original Certified by Commissioner of Oath on each page):

  • Passport
  • Valid Foreign Licence (Indicating Class/Type Ratings and Language Proficiency)
  • Logbook Copies of the last 3 (Incl. Endorsement of all Class/Type Ratings/Instrument Ratings)

(Electronic Logbooks must be initialled by applicant on each page and not certified, except for the endorsement page)

3) Valid RSA Medical/Original Certified Copy or Foreign Medical:

4) Letter of Motivation for Conversion and Requesting Conversion of Class/Type Ratings

5) Up-to-date Curriculum Vitae

6) 2 Passport Photos

7) Proof of the Following Examinations:

  • Meteorology
  • Flight Performance and Planning
  • Air Law (PPL/CPL/ATPL VFR)
  • If an Instrument Rating is required as part of the licence (PPL/CPL) then Operational Procedure

8) Letter of Request for Type/Class OR Language Proficiency Ratings to be transferred (If required)

9) Initial Fee for SACAA

  • PPL  –  R670.00
  • CPL  –  R720.00
  • ATPL- R780.00

SACAA Process:

Step 1

Submit the documents required excluding

  • CA61-01.13 (Original), Initial Skills test (Original)
  • Exam Results

Step 2

SACAA will request Verification with Foreign Authorities

Verifying the Application with the Foreign Governing Body/CAA and this process may take

2 weeks -6 months depending on their response.

 Step 3

Write Examinations

Step 4

Submit the following again:

  • CA61-01.13 (Original), Initial Skills test (Original)
  • Copy of Result Certificate
  • Certified copy of RSA Medical
  • 2 Passport Photos
  • Valid Foreign Licence (Indicating Class/Type Ratings and Language Proficiency)
  • Valid Foreign Medical
  • Logbook Copies of the last 3 pages inc. dated “12 Month Summery” (Incl. Flight Entry,     

               Endorsement of the last Revalidation of his/her Licence, Endorsement of all     

               Class/Type Ratings/Instrument Ratings, (Original Certified by Commissioner of Oath      

               on each page)

               (Electronic Logbooks must be initialled by applicant on each page)

  • Letter of Motivation for Conversion and Requesting Conversion of Class/Type Ratings
  • Up-to-date Curriculum Vitae
  • Proof of Foreign Night Rating is required from CPL & ATPL(A)

 

 

New Requirement – Summary of Hours Flown the last 12 Months … 01/09/2018 – 30/09/2019 – Dates must be indicated as the last 12 months “From- To Date”)

Dual: …

PIC: …

Grand Total Hours: …

Please Note: Above Summary is ONLY an example, the summary should be recorded in the logbook.