Personnel Training


  • Department of Conservation Training Day
  • Learning about helicopters
  • Leaving a helicopter in the hover
  • Learning how to shut down a helicopter in an emergency
  • Learning how to board a helicopter while hovering
  • Helicopter equipment training

PHL provide training for companies and organisations that use helicopters as part of their work.

Our courses vary depending upon the nature of the work the personnel are expected to perform.

Working with and around Helicopters is our basic course however this is often extended to include such skills as safely boarding and exiting a hovering helicopter, monsoon bucket work and sling load handling.

We can now offer an accredited course - ASSESSMENT 423 - Work with helicopters - Level 3 Credit 3 from our New Plymouth base which is suitable for all personnel that spend any time around helicopters.

Personnel Training - Safety around helicopters