Located in Midrand, the Airbus Helicopters Training Academy in South Africa welcomes more than 100 pilots and technicians per year. The centre fulfils local regulations as well as demanding international standards to work hand-in-hand with customers in the safest conditions.

Airbus Helicopters Training Academy South Africa
Training in South Africa

To ensure that customers are able to operate and maintain their Airbus Helicopters in top-flight condition, the training centre is fully-equipped and approved by the South African Civil Aviation Authority for pilots, technicians and ground crew.

Course Schedule

Click on the below links to learn more about the courses available in South Africa or to request to register.


Customer assistance & accommodations

Customers can reach us during business hours:
Monday to Friday from 08h00 a.m. to 16:00 p.m. local time

Phone: +27112662600
Email: support.registration.ahts@airbus.com


Airbus Helicopters Training Academy South Africa

2, Northwest Hanger Offices,
New Rd, Glen Austin AH Midrand,
1685 Freedom
Johannesburg, South Africa



Learner portal

Free online self-assessment for a successful training experience

At Airbus Helicopters, we are making a constant effort to improve our range of training courses in line with the highest quality and safety standards. For all maintenance and pilot courses, customers will benefit from a free-of-charge online self-assessment on our Learner Portal to ensure the training will perfectly meet their requirements.

Our training offer


Flight training


Maintenance training


Simulator training


Distance learning


HCare services

Aboard every flight