Universities and colleges set their own admission requirements for higher education courses, so they vary broadly. Depending on the course, students may be able to get into higher education with a range of qualifications. If you're applying to do a course, you may find that work experience is taken into consideration alongside any qualifications you have. Some higher education institutes and colleges offer courses as preparation for a certain type of degrees. They usually don't result in separate criteria as they simply qualify you to enter the degree program itself. Courses can be taught in a broad selection of fields of study.
Aviation English programs are designed to prepare students with the language skills necessary to enter the competitive aviation field. The programs can help students meet the International Civil Aviation Organization language standards that apply throughout the globe.
In all, there are over 4000 Higher Education Institutions in Europe offering a wide range of courses at Bachelor, Masters and Doctorate level. With more and more of these organizations offering English as the language of education for at least some of their degree programs, universities in Europe are now of higher quality than ever before. Universities in Europe offer a friendly welcome to foreign students and to give a course of knowledge that meets their profession needs in today’s global demand.
View all Courses in Aviation English in Europe 2018
The English for Aviation course helps students develop the very specific skills described in the ICAO Level Language profile of English. [+]
The English for Aviation course helps students develop the very specific skills described in the ICAO Level Language profile of English.
This Aviation English course is mainly for pilots, air traffic controllers and other individuals who need to use the English language in an environment connected to the aviation industry.
The main course content incorporates all the necessary elements of pronunciation, structure, vocabulary, fluency, comprehension and interaction.
The main course content assists the process of rapid learning and functional development whilst language and skills development are reinforced by specialized skills practice. Some of the topics which are discussed during the course are:... [-]
English for Specific Purposes (ESP) is a learner-centered approach to teaching English that focuses on developing communicative competence in a specific area such as: accounting, aviation, business, IT, teaching, engineering, medicine and so on. [+]
English for Specific Purposes (ESP) is a learner-centered approach to teaching English that focuses on developing communicative competence in a specific area such as: accounting, aviation, business, IT, teaching, engineering, medicine and so on. Learners are also exposed to English workplace cultural terminologies and real world English skills practice.
ESP programmes are different from general English language courses as they tend to focus on specific areas and needs:Designed to meet the specific needs of the learners Related in content (themes and topics) to particular disciplines or occupations Use authentic work-specific documents and materials Promote cultural awareness and seeks to improve intercultural competency Deliver intermediate and advanced level language training ... [-]
This unique two-week course in the U.K., for boys and girls (14-18 years), will give an insight into what it is like to work within the aviation industry. They will experience many aspects of life as a pilot, including flying lessons on light aircraft, Boeing 747 simulator, and emergency training with British Airways. Also visits to aviation museums, airline headquarters as well as some exciting recreational activities, sightseeing in London and Cardiff. The students will stay in the halls of residence of Brunel University in London, where they will also have English lessons most days. There will be some talks with pilots and other airline professionals as well. This is a really good way to help young people to decide whether or not they would like a career in aviation and is a wonderful experience for the participants. They will go home with improved English language, flying experience, a broader outlook on life having spent time with other kids from around the world, not to mention having a lot of fun during the two weeks. [+]
A unique two week aviation course in the United Kingdom
Pilot Flight Training (3 Hours of Flight)
Each student will have three flying lessons of 1 hour on different days* The flying school is fully approved to teach pilots for the European (EASA) Private Pilot's Licence and Light Aircraft Pilot Licence. All ground school, pilot flight training and flight tests required are conducted by the flight school at the airfield by professional instructors and flight examiners dedicated to providing high quality training. The student will also receive items of uniform, a pilot’s logbook with flights recorded, photograph and a certificate.... [-]
ICAO ENGLISH AND IFR ENGLISH [+]
Flying Academy is providing:ICAO English examination ICAO Refresh course IR Aviation English course ICAO English
Currently, each pilot that is flying internationally must have a minimum level 4 of ICAO English. The exam must be done in an authorized organization. Next ICAO English examination is on:08.06.16 Prague 25.06.16 Brno 13.07.16 Prague 23.07.16 Brno 10.08.16 Prague 20.08.16 Brno
*Individual examination dates can be arranged upon a request.Validity of ICAO language proficiency
The recurrence of which one must undertake the ICAO English proficiency is given by the level achieved:Level 4 – every 3 years Level 5 – every 6 years Level 6 - unlimited ... [-]
In March 2008 it became a legal requirement for all pilots flying internationally to hold a minimum ICAO level 4 in English. FTEJerez developed a unique testing system and in April [+]
In March 2008 it became a legal requirement for all pilots flying internationally to hold a minimum ICAO level 4 in English. FTEJerez developed a unique testing system and in April 2010 became the first organisation to be formally approved by the UK CAA to conduct English Language Proficiency (ELP) testing.
As well as being at the forefront of English language testing, FTEJerez has developed an Aviation English course to enable potential cadets to obtain ICAO level 4 standard. Specifically designed for those cadets who have an insufficient level of English, FTEJerez can offer this 11-week Intensive Aviation English course delivered at our campus.Contents Focused Grammar/Structure Vocabulary Pronunciation Aviation Vocabulary Functional English in Aviation context Spelling Role-play Communicative activities Simulations Reading comprehension Listening comprehension Language games Writing ... [-]