HAI HELI-EXPO provides a wealth of educational opportunities for helicopter professionals.
HAI Professional Education Courses
HAI Professional Education courses provide helicopter-specific training for pilots, maintenance technicians, managers, and safety professionals who want to improve their skills.
- Cost: Attending a PEC course is not included in your HAI HELI-EXPO registration; PEC courses have a separate registration fee
- Courses Offered: We offer a variety of education courses for helicopter aviation professionals
- Schedule: HAI Professional Education courses are held before or after HAI HELI-EXPO (see the full schedule); some courses are only half a day; others range from one to four days in length
Rotor Safety Challenge
The Rotor Safety Challenge offers pilots, maintenance technicians, and other aviation professionals safety tools and techniques that can be applied back on the job.
- Cost: The Rotor Safety Challenge is free to registered HAI HELI-EXPO attendees and exhibitors
- Sessions Offered: Visit the Rotor Safety Challenge schedule to view this year’s offerings, or browse this list of session descriptions
- Schedule: The Rotor Safety Challenge begins with the HAI Safety Symposium and the Safety Directors Forum on Monday, January 27. The other events in the Rotor Safety Challenge will take place on Tuesday, January 28, and Wednesday, January 29. Most sessions are 1 hour in length
Manufacturer Technical Briefings
Offered annually at HAI HELI-EXPO, the Manufacturer Technical Briefings promote safety in the helicopter industry by providing free technical presentations and inspection authorization renewal opportunities for maintenance professionals.
- Cost: The Manufacturer Technical Briefings are free to registered HAI HELI-EXPO attendees and exhibitors
- Briefings Offered: Please check out this list of the 2020 Manufacturer Technical Briefings
- Schedule: The Manufacturer Technical Briefings will be held on Tuesday, January 28, and Wednesday, January 29; they are 55 minutes in length
Inspection Authorization (IA) Renewals
HAI HELI-EXPO offers a variety of education activities eligible for IA renewal credit.