HeliSpeed and NHV Group Announce Partnership to Deliver Comprehensive EASA/ UK CAA AW139 Maintenance

HeliSpeed, a renowned provider of helicopter training solutions, and NHV Group, a leading helicopter services provider, are pleased to announce their partnership to deliver comprehensive helicopter maintenance training.

Leveraging HeliSpeed and NHV's PART-147 approval covering both EASA & UK CAA standards, this collaboration aims to enhance the accessibility and quality of helicopter maintenance education.

The partnership will offer trainees an expanded scope with B1.3, B2, and B2 differences on the AW139 helicopter variant.

Helispeed and NHV Group are passionate about offering accessible and bespoke solutions when it comes to learning, therefore the collaboration provides flexible learning methods, including the option for distance learning based on customer requests. Alongside the flexible training, helicopter airframes will be utilised during practical courses at NHV’s bases in Norwich and Blackpool.

"We are thrilled to partner with NHV to deliver cutting-edge helicopter maintenance training," said Brian Hopkinson, Part 147 Training Manager at HeliSpeed. "This collaboration allows us to combine our expertise and resources to offer comprehensive, high-quality training."

Frédéric Matton, NHV Academy Training manager, adds: “The high-level expertise of HeliSpeed will enhance our AW139 type course capabilities. It’s an important step to offer both EASA & UK CAA customers with flexible solutions for this key helicopter type”.

The first course will take place from 27th May to 5th July.

HeliSpeed and NHV are accepting applications, visit the NHV Academy website for more information

About HeliSpeed:

HeliSpeed Academy established in 2023 is a UK CAA Approved Part147 Maintenance Training & Examination Organisation and CAA/EASA Approved Pilot Training academy.

Our Part147 team Specialises in Maintenance Training on a variety of Aircraft Types with a team of experienced professional engineering Instructors utilising a vast amount of experience gained in an offshore/HEMS and military environments.


About NHV Training Academy – Part 147:

Established in 2021, NHV Training Academy is an EASA & UK CAA Approved Maintenance Training & Examination Organisation, dedicated to providing comprehensive training for maintenance technicians, ranging from Basic B1 & B2 to specialised Type Trainings across various aircraft types.

Led by aviation professionals with extensive experience, the organisation is committed to imparting the essential knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary for personnel to execute their duties efficiently while adhering to local regulations and international standards.

Understanding the unique demands of the aviation and aircraft industry, The NHV Training Academy strive not only to cultivate the students' essential aviation skills but also to ignite their passion for aviation, thereby ensuring a maximized return on investment.


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