Preparing for and passing the fixed wing power BMFA “B” certificate.

Current Achievement Scheme Review Committee member and long time BMFA examiner Andy Ellison penned an excellent series of articles for RCM&E Magazine which were published during 2008. The articles give an in-depth look at preparing for and hopefully successfully passing your Fixed Wing Power B certificate. With kind permission of David Ashby, RCM&E editor, and … Continue Reading

First Achievement Scheme Pass at BMFA Buckminster

Congratulations to Chris Vincent who became the first BMFA member to pass an Achievement Scheme test at the BMFA National Centre on Wednesday 10th May. Chris passed his Fixed Wing Power A test and is pictured receiving his pass certificate from Andy Symons the BMFA Club Support Officer and an Area Chief Examiner. Chris is … Continue Reading

The Achievement Scheme on Facebook!

The ASRC have created an Achievement Scheme Chat Group and page on Facebook, the group is open to all to chat about, question and constructively criticise anything about the scheme. The Facebook page can be found here and the group at  

Multi-Rotor Tests Guidance Video released.

The Achievement Scheme Review Committee have produced a Multi-Rotor tests guidance video for candidates and examiners this is the first of a series of videos that we hope to produce going forward, we welcome your feedback. The video is below and also on the “Videos” page. Please use the form below for any feedback.

New Quiz added! Fixed Wing Power A & BPC questions

We have added a new quiz to the website comprised of questions based on the type of question you may be asked while undertaking the Fixed Wing Power A test or the fixed wing Basic Proficiency Certificate. The quiz selects 10 questions from the question bank (over 50 questions) at random and we intend to … Continue Reading

Achievement Scheme Roadshows

The Achievement Scheme Review Committee (ASRC) will be running two Achievement Scheme Roadshows in early 2017, one in the North and the second in the South, these roadshows are open to any BMFA member who wishes to attend, the conferences will be all day events and tea/coffee and lunch will be provided. There is no … Continue Reading

Northern Area Examiners & Instructors Workshop Report

Northern Area Examiners Workshop held on September 3rd 2016 at Winterton Model Flying Club. Before taking up my current position as your Club Support Officer I was heavily involved on the BMFA Northern Area committee having served as area secretary and area delegate for a number of years, I am still an Area Chief Examiner … Continue Reading

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