In situations where every second counts, operating helicopters
in high pressure environments needs cool heads and outstanding
flying skills, as well as aviation knowledge and operating
Cobham Helicopter Academy has unrivalled experience training
Emergency Service helicopter pilots and technical crewmen to
perform to the highest standards of professionalism and discipline.
Experience gained from 20 years of providing such training
techniques to the British Military, and instructors who have
previously conducted Law Enforcement and Emergency Medical Service
operations for the UK's Emergency Services.
We offer a full range of flying training for Emergency Service
pilots and technical crewmen. Such training includes support to
ground units, use of tactics and operations in confined and
congested landing sites. In addition, our training includes
underslung load water drop systems for aerial firefighting
operations and the use of technology to increase effectiveness and
aviation safety, while reducing aircrew workload.
Cobham works with agencies including the Polish Police, Cypriot
Police, Guardia di Finanza and UK Government.