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Updated: Jun 16

Maritime Aviation have released their 2023 'open course' dates for the MCA accredited Large Yacht Heliport Safety Training Courses for superyacht and cruise ship crew members requiring 'Helicopter Landing Officer (HLO)' and 'Heliport Deck Assistant (HDA)' certification or recertification.

If you are a crew member working on a superyacht or cruise ship with a heliport, then these courses are a career must have! It is highly recommended that you plan your training in to ensure that your qualification remains in date.

The Large Yacht Heliport Safety Training Courses cover: ~Aviation Awareness

~Standard Operating Procedures ~Emergency Operating Procedures ~Heliport Rescue & Firefighting ~Helicopter Landing Officer ~Helicopter Refuel Procedures ~Dangerous Goods by Air Awareness

The open courses are undertaken at our UK training facility at Fareham, nr Portsmouth, UK where we can also assist with accommodation.

Course Dates for 2023

17-19 Jan 23

28-30 Mar 23

16-18 May 23

18-20 Jul 23

05-07 Sep 23

21-23 Nov 23

Group Training Courses are also available to be delivered onboard your yacht or ship, dependent on location.

For more information on a training course contact us - or

or to register for and book your place, click here.

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