Welcome to Trim Flying Club

We're a general aviation club based in the Dublin area.

Learn How
To Fly

PPL Training

Want to become a student?

After the recent successful completion of their PPL course by some of our members, we are now in a position to take on more students! We’re looking to hear from prospective members who are motivated and eager to obtain their private pilot’s license. Contact secretary@trimflyingclub.ie to learn more about how to join.

A general aviation club in Co. Dublin


Our Aircraft
We have 2 Cessna 172 aircraft, EI-EYJ and EI-TFC. The 172 is an excellent training and general purpose light aircraft and meets our needs very well.


Our Location
The club is based in the Dublin area


Our History
In November 1997 the Club was granted Registered Training Facility (RTF) status by the Irish Aviation Authority, and trains pilots to EASA standards.

Our flight instructors

Michele has been flying since 1997. She has a Commercial Pilots Licence, a Flight Instructors Certificate and an Examiners Certificate. She has been instructing since 2002 and involved with various flight schools operating out of Abbeyshrule, Navan, Trim, and Trevet. Michele has been an instructor with Trim Flying Club since 2007 and she has served as the Chief Flying Instructor since 2020.
Head of Training
Paul began his flying career with the Garda Flying club obtaining his licence in 1998. On completion of the ATPL examinations he became an instructor in 2002. Paul began instructing with Trim flying club in 2004. During this time Paul has has built up a wide range of skills and expertise which he enthusiastically shares with his students. Paul became CFI in 2018.
Flight Instructor

Interested in joining the club?

If you’re interested in joining, see the membership page for more information.
If you are provisionally accepted, you can take an introductory flight with us.
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