BMFA Achievement Scheme takes over In the Air Tonight!

The BMFA In the Air Tonight webinar sessions are returning on Tuesday 9th November @ 7pm. The Achievement Scheme Review Committee and Scheme Controller, Duncan McClure are taking over for the evening and will be discussing scheme updates for 2022 and giving you the chance to meet the team and ask any questions you may … Continue Reading

2021 Achievement Scheme Annual Awards

Each year the BMFA Achievement Scheme Review Committee makes awards to recognise those members who have engaged with the achievement scheme, i.e. successful ‘A’, ‘B’, ‘C’ & BPC candidates, as well as the examiners and instructors who help deliver it. Basically, anyone who makes a significant contribution, or is notable in their participation, is eligible. … Continue Reading

Achievement Scheme Webinar – 2021 Updates

The Achievement Scheme Review Committee (ASRC) will be hosting a Zoom Webinar on Thursday 28th January. We will be discussing the changes to the Achievement Scheme brought about by the recent introduction of the Article 16 Authorisation. There will also be time for a question and answer session with members of the ASRC. To register … Continue Reading

Briefing to Club Examiners and Area Chief Examiners The Article 16 Authorisation & the Achievement Scheme January 2021

Thank you for taking the time to read this update. It explains the changes that we have made in order to make Achievement Scheme tests consistent with the Article 16 Authorisation that came into effect from the 1st January this year. Hopefully it will also provide a useful reference when passing information on to others. … Continue Reading

Online Achievement Scheme Roadshows

It is looking unlikely we will be able to run any achievement scheme roadshows in 2020, so as a replacement we are aiming to host a number of virtual roadshows using Zoom. The presentations we would normally give at a roadshow we will deliver online in a series of online webinars. The first of these … Continue Reading

B Test video now available.

This is the Fixed Wing ‘B’ Test demonstration and guidance for potential test candidates. Candidates should watch the “Getting Started” and A test videos first. All the current scheme guidance videos are available on the videos page at Also available from the BMFA youtube channel at

Achievement Scheme Awards 2019

Do you know an examiner or instructor who has gone that extra mile this year? Maybe they have worked hard at promoting the scheme within your club, or perhaps they have toiled long and hard to get a pupil up to the required standard? Alternatively, they could be a pupil who has done the same, … Continue Reading

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