Admission Open 2024-25


For 11th students: 24 Months

For 12th students: 12 Months

Batch Start From

10 JUNE 2024

Pre-Entry Requirement

Completed 10th Class.

Valid Class II Medical Certificate.

Minimum age of 16 years. 

Course Overview

Pilot Foundation Course

Becoming a pilot in India after finishing 10th class is an exciting journey. To kickstart this journey, you need to have completed your class II medical. Being in good physical health with 6/6 eyesight is also important

Once you meet these requirements, you can start your pilot training. This training has two parts: ground school and flight school. In ground school, you'll learn all about aviation theory subjects, including air navigation, air regulations, aviation meteorology and technical. Flight school is where you'll learn hands-on flying skills, like taking off and landing.

You should start with the CPL foundation course, where you will get all the basic knowledge about DGCA CPL exams. But you can only appear in DGCA exams after 12th. After 10th, you should choose physics and maths in 11th, because to become a pilot, you need to have these subjects in 12th.

The cost of pilot foundation training after 10th varies depending on the ground schools. It is just a basic course for aspiring pilots, it can be between Rs. 100,000 to Rs. 150,000.

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Subjects For Pilot Foundation Course

Subjects Duration
Air Navigation 45
Aviation Meteorology 30
Air Regulation 30
Technical General 45
Technical Specific 15
Radio Telephony Restricted RTR (A) 40

Subjects in Pilot Foundation Course

The best way to prepare for the Commercial Pilot License training is to start your ground classes for all subjects such as Air Navigation, Aviation Meteorology, Air Regulation, Technical General, Technical Specific, and RTR (A) just after 10th. The syllabus for the pilot foundation course is as below:

Air Navigation

  • Using aeronautical charts, navigational aids and tools.
  • Understanding the principles and characteristics of appropriate navigation systems.
  • Operate aerial equipment.
  • Understand the reality of air navigation and death calculation.
  • Practical air navigation using radio navigation aids
  • Use, accuracy and reliability of navigation systems used in the departure.
  • Approach and landing phases of a flight path.
  • Identification of radio navigation aids and more

Aviation Meteorology

  • An Interpretation and application of aeronautical weather bulletins
  • Charts and forecasts, and uses and procedures for collecting weather information, before and during flight; measure altitude.
  • Aeronautical Meteorology.
  • The climate of the relevant areas for factors affecting aviation.
  • The movement of barometric systems.
  • The structure of the front, and the origin and characteristics of important weather phenomena affecting the conditions of take-of
  • Flight path and landing.
  • Avoid hazardous weather conditions and more.

Air Regulation

  • Aircraft Act, 1934
  • Aircraft Rules, 1937
  • Rules of the air
  • Appropriate air traffic services practices, procedures, and more.

Technical General

  • Theory of Flight
  • Airframe and Systems
  • Electrical Systems
  • Power Plant
  • Emergency Equipment
  • Subsonic Aerodynamics
  • Transonic Aerodynamics
  • Stability and more

Technical Specific

  • Cessna 152
  • Cessna 172
  • Cessna 172 R
  • Diamond DA 40
  • Diamond DA 42
  • Tecnam
  • P68 C (Vulcanair)

Radio Telephony Restricted RTR (A)

  • Part I – Transmission
  • Part II – Theory
  • RTR (A) Exam is conducted by WPC every 2 months.
  • Professional Training includes 60 hrs of Instruction.

Let us help you to give a good start in Aviation with our experts.

We at Top Crew Aviation not only provide you with the best solution for pilot ground classes but also guide you through everything that is required to become a Commercial Pilot all together.

What Top Crew provides in Pilot Foundation Course

  • One-time fees till the time you do not clear your DGCA exams after 12th. Hostel/PG facilities for boys and girls including meals.
  • Weekly activities like Doubt session, group discussions, personality development sessions, communication improvement sessions, sports activities, get-togethers of aviation professionals, etc
  • Online DGCA Ground Classes (Classes at the comfort of your own home) without effecting your 11th and 12th schooling.
  • Other support services like DGCA medicals, DGCA computer number, eGCA Support etc. 100% student satisfaction is our top priority.
  • Student progress monitoring and support throughout your aviation journey. Concentration enhancement tips to optimize student performance.
  • Our aim is to make your base strong for DGCA exams and pilot career through India’s best DGCA Ground Classes. We have a proven course structure & strategy to start your aviation journey just after 10th.
  • All printed study materials & notes are provided with enrolment. (CX-3 & scientific calculators are excluded.) A subject-wise DGCA exams question bank will be provided along with notes.
  • Best level of training is provided by exceptional instructors who guide you through all stages of the CPL course in the classroom. Most of the Instructors are airline captains who share their past events and experiences.
  • Concepts are explained in detail by our experienced instructors. We try to explain with a Pictorial Presentation for better understanding and memory-aiding concepts.
  • Recorded lectures along with regular doubt classes, to access the same class at any time whenever you miss any class or you want to reattend the classes. The best level of training with professional & personal attention to each student.
  • Our highly trained and committed staff ensures that the environment and content of our courses exceed the expectations of our students
  • Specially designed best Pilot Foundation Ground Classes in the best possible small batches for candidates without flying experience. Our motive is not just to provide ground training to the candidates but also to create well-trained pilots.
  • The best training is provided by an industry expert trainer who has more than 10+ years of rich experience in his field.
  • Our prime responsibility is to create a vibrant aviation community around you, so we want you to enjoy your time at the academy and make the most of every minute.
  • Our instructors do not only focus on knowledge but also on building the skills, and attitude of the students including all phases of the ground training as a strategy to fulfil their dreams as airline Pilots.
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Lifetime Career Guidance

Benefit from lifetime career guidance, ensuring continuous support and advice as you need it in your aviation journey.

Experienced Instructors

Learn from experienced instructors who bring years of expertise to guide and mentor you through your pilot training.

Hostel Facility

For our offline students, we offer comfortable hostel/PG accommodations with meals included. Focus on your studies without worrying about living arrangements.

Customized Uniform

Our student pilots receive personalized uniforms tailored to their needs and preferences. Look and feel your best as you soar towards your aviation career goals with us.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Pilot Foundation Course

What qualifications do you need to become a Pilot after 10th?

To become a Pilot after 10th, you will need to pass 10th and should have DGCA class 2 medical certificate. You should choose Physics and Maths as compulsory subjects in 11th and 12th.

How can I start pilot training after 10th?

You can start your pilot training after 10th enrolling in pilot foundation course and after 12th you need to complete the necessary training and licensing requirements as set by the DGCA.

Which exams should I attempt to become a Pilot after 10th?

To become a Pilot after 10th in India you need to choose physics and math in 11th and 12th, you will need to appear for the DGCA exams and pass the exams after 12th. You will also need to pass the Class 2 Medical test after 10th to start your pilot foundation course.

What is the cost of becoming a Pilot after 10th?

The cost of becoming a Pilot after 10th in India depends on the type of pilot foundation course you choose. The average cost of a pilot training program is around Rs. 100,000 to Rs.150,000.

How long does it take to become a Pilot after 10th in India?

It usually takes around 3 years to become a Pilot after 10th in India. This includes the time duration to complete the pilot foundation course, DGCA exams, and 200 hours of flight training.

Can I appear in DGCA exams to become a Pilot after 10th?

No, it is necessary to pass class 12th to appear in DGCA exmas to become a Pilot in India. However, you can start your training just after 10th class with Top Crew Aviation Pilot Foundation Course.

What type of aircraft can I fly after 10th in India?

After 10th in India, An Aspiring Pilot can fly single-engine, twin-engine and multi-engine aircraft. But you should not go for flight training before clearing your DGCA exams.

What is the duration of Pilot Foundation Course after 10th?

Well, it’s completely depending on your class, like for 11th students the duration would be 24 months and for 12th students the duration is 12 months. An average student can clear all the DGCA exams in just 3 months after pilot foundation course.

Can a non-science background student become a pilot after 10th?

Yes, you can become a pilot with arts or commerce but in this case, you will have to appear in NIOS exams for physics and math.

Which is the best school for pilot training after 10th?

Top Crew Aviation’s online classes is the best classes in India to become a pilot after 10th. You will also get online recorded session to cover CPL syllabus as per your pace and preference.