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The PPL e-Exams system will be going live for all training organisations on Monday 5th October 2020.

The CAA are still making minor improvements based on the feedback they have received during the pathfinders phase to ensure the service is right for the GA community.

Training organisations will receive their login information shortly before the go-live date.

What candidates need to do

Candidate Quick Guide from CAA:

Candidates need to first register for PPL e-Exams on the CAA portal. There is approximately a 5 working day lead time on this activity as the CAA needs to approve each candidate, therefore it is important that candidates register ASAP, by following the link below.

Supporting material is provided to guide you through the registration.

Link to CAA portal :

Please be aware that to register you will need:

  • Formal photographic identification (one of the below)
  • Passport
  • Driving licence
  • National identity card (Including citizen card or other government recognised ID)

Proof of address or existing CAA documentation (one of the below)

  • Driving licence
  • Cheque guarantee card / credit card
  • Identity card
  • Utility bill
  • Council tax bill
  • Council rent book
  • Mortgage statement
  • Existing CAA documentation (e.g. medical certificate)

Please note the same document cannot be used for both i.e. driving licence can only be used for photo identification or proof of address. An additional item of documentation would also be required.

After the Candidate has registered with CAA, Lydd Aero Club will be able to purchase and arrange a date for the exam to be taken at the Club.

Lydd Aero Club will be able to access the results of all exams taken at the Club.