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Aviation English

Courses are academic classes taught by qualified instructors that are intended to enhance participant’s knowledge of a given area or training in a particular discipline. Courses vary broadly in terms of length, size, content and duration.

An aviation English program provides students with the industry-specific vocabulary that they need to begin a career in the industry. Students may leave the program with a special set of language structures that are expected in future job prospects.

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom and Britain, is a sovereign state located off the north-western coast of continental Europe.The two most famous (and oldest) universities are Oxford and Cambridge (often referred to as Oxbridge by many Britons) England also has several other world-class institutions, including several in London (notably Imperial College, the London School of Economics, University College London and King's College London, all are part of London University)

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The British Aviation Experience

Brookfield Aviation
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 weeks August 2017 United Kingdom Epsom + 1 more

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. [+]

Best Course Studies in Aviation English in United Kingdom 2017. The British Aviation Experience - Teenage package (Age 14 to 18) 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. London Sightseeing ​ Students will be able to enjoy time in London to see the many famous sights such as Buckingham Palace, Tower of London, Houses of Parliament, St. Pauls Cathedral and the London Eye, to name but a few. ​ Simulator Day – Cardiff Students will fly the famous Boeing 747-400 “Jumbo Jet” in an airline standard full motion flight simulator. A perfect opportunity for would-be pilots to get a real feel for what it’s like to be a pilot on the Boeing 747. Students will fly 30 minutes as Pilot in Command (PIC), 30 minutes as co-pilot and one hour as an observer. Each student will receive a certificate and photograph. With full motion and sound, it’s the closest thing to really flying without leaving the ground. ​ Visit to Aircraft Maintenance Repair & Overhaul Facility A rare opportunity to see how modern jet aircraft are repaired and maintained, with a visit to a busy aircraft maintenance facility. There will be a tour of the 12,000 sq. metre aircraft hangar which will give students a good understanding of how jet aircraft fly and what needs to be done to keep them flying safely. Aircraft types being worked on include the Boeing 737, Boeing 757 and Airbus 320 series – the world’s most popular jets. ​ ​ Cardiff City Tour A tour of the capital city of Wales to discover the cultural and historic attractions such as Cardiff Castle, Llandaff Cathedral, the Senedd (Welsh parliament building), Millennium Centre , “Dr. Who Experience” and Principality Stadium. ​ Safety Equipment & Procedures (SEP) Awareness Day A visit to British Airways own crew training centre at Heathrow Airport for a day course to learn how air crew deal with emergencies. The course consists of a welcome session with instructors, unplanned and planned emergencies (the procedures, commands and practical exercises), safety demos, pilot incapacitation, principles of survival, fire ground and smoke chamber (each student will put out an oven fire, put on a smoke hood and also take part in an exercise in the smoke chamber), slide descent (using the Airbus 320 Slide), slide raft and a final Q&A session. Visit to British Airways HQ A two hour tour of British Airways Heritage Museum at London Heathrow, with a presentation by British Airways on “ The Operations of an International Airline”. ​ Science Museum (Aviation Focus). London Students can discover the absorbing story of flight and examine exhibits from the pioneer days of aviation, including the world's most authentic Antoinette monoplane (1909), Amy Johnson's Gipsy Moth and the Vickers Vimy, which first crossed the Atlantic in 1919. Other exhibits include a complete slice of a genuine Boeing 747 jumbo jet and the Typhoon Force simulator. ​ ​ Daytona Sandown Park A fun day racing motorised go-karts around a professional racing circuit. Racing kit and helmets are provided and briefings are given to ensure the safety of the participants. Brooklands Aero flight Museum A visit to Brooklands to see the large number of historic aircraft exhibits including the supersonic Concorde (with virtual flight) and Red Arrows in 3D. ​ Accommodation – Brunel University Residence Students will be accommodated at Brunel University In Uxbridge, West London, where students will also have English lessons most days. Talks to the students by airline professionals such as pilots, airline managers and engineers will also take place at the university campus At the end of “The British Aviation Experience” the students will have logged their first hours of flight, improved their spoken English and gained experience and knowledge of many aspects of the aviation industry to help them decide if being a pilot is a career for them. Most importantly they will gain life skills, make friends from around the world and have two weeks of fun. Contact: britishexperience@brookfieldav.com The British Aviation Experience - Adult package A unique one week aviation course in the United Kingdom Pilot Flight Training (2 Hours of Flight) Each student will have two 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. London Sightseeing Students will be able to enjoy time in London to see the many famous sights such as Buckingham Palace, Tower of London, Houses of Parliament, St. Pauls Cathedral and the London Eye, to name but a few, and to enjoy London nightlife. Simulator Day – Cardiff Students will fly the famous Boeing 747-400 “Jumbo Jet” in an airline standard full motion flight simulator. A perfect opportunity for would-be pilots to get a real feel for what it’s like to be a pilot on the Boeing 747. Students will fly 30 minutes as Pilot in Command (PIC), 30 minutes as co-pilot and one hour as an observer. Visit to Aircraft Maintenance Repair & Overhaul Facility A rare opportunity to see how modern jet aircraft are repaired and maintained, with a visit to a busy aircraft maintenance facility. There will be a tour of the 12,000 sq. metre aircraft hangar which will give students a good understanding of how jet aircraft fly and the what needs to be done to keep them flying safely. Aircraft types being worked on include the Boeing 737, Boeing 757 and Airbus 320 series – the world’s most popular jets. Cardiff City Tour A tour of the capital city of Wales to discover the cultural and historic attractions such as Cardiff Castle, Llandaff Cathedral, the Senedd ( Welsh parliament building), Millennium Centre , “Dr. Who Experience” and Principality Stadium. Safety Equipment & Procedures (SEP) Awareness Day Essential training for all air crew. A visit to British Airways own crew training centre at Heathrow Airport for a day course to learn how air crew deal with emergencies. The course consists of a welcome session with instructors, unplanned and planned emergencies (the procedures, commands and practical exercises), safety demos, pilot incapacitation, principles of survival, fire ground and smoke chamber (each student will put out an oven fire, put on a smoke hood and also take part in an exercise in the smoke chamber), slide descent (using the Airbus 320 Slide), slide raft and a final Q&A session. Brooklands Aeroflight Museum A visit to Brooklands to see the large number of historic aircraft exhibits including the supersonic Concorde (with virtual flight) and Red Arrows in 3D. Hotel Accommodation Hotel accommodation (UK 3/4 star) with breakfast is provided in a location close to the flying schools and Heathrow Airport in the London Home Counties. The British Aviation Experience - Adult package (2 weeks) also includes: Visit to British Airways HQ A two hour tour of British Airways Heritage Museum at London Heathrow, with a presentation by British Airways on “ The Operations of an International Airline”. Science Museum (Aviation Focus). London Students can discover the absorbing story of flight and examine exhibits from the pioneer days of aviation, including the world's most authentic Antoinette monoplane (1909), Amy Johnson's Gipsy Moth and the Vickers Vimy, which first crossed the Atlantic in 1919. Other exhibits include a complete slice of a genuine Boeing 747 jumbo jet and the Typhoon Force simulator. Daytona Sandown Park A fun day racing motorised go-karts around a professional racing circuit. Racing kit and helmets are provided and briefings are given to ensure the safety of the participants APPLICATION FORM Contact: britishexperience@brookfieldav.com [-]

Instrument Rating Course

Advanced Flight Training
Campus Full time 55 hours August 2017 United Kingdom Leeds

Pilots need Instrument Rating in order to fly under instrument flight rules (IFR). [+]

Pilots need Instrument Rating in order to fly under instrument flight rules (IFR). Pre-Entry Requirements: Before commencing the course applicants for an IR shall: Hold at least a PPL (A) The privileges to fly at night in accordance with FCL.810 i; or An ATPL in another category of aircraft; or A CPL (A). Have completed at least 50 hours of cross-country flight time as PIC in Aeroplanes, helicopters or airships of which at least 10 hours shall be in Aeroplanes. Have completed the EASA, IR or ATPL theoretical knowledge exams. The instrument rating flight test must be passed within 36 months of passing the final written exam. Hold a valid medical. If training for a multi-engine Instrument Rating hold a valid multi engine piston class rating or have completed the training for the MEP class rating. All applicants must hold a valid FRTOL. Course Structure: Considering most candidates will be completing the IR course on the MEP aeroplane, The standard IR (A) Training course is a 55 hour course, 40 Hours on FNPT II, 15 Hours on MEP aircraft. If the candidate either holds a CPL (A) or Basic Instrument Flight Module (BIFM) certificate then the initial BIFM may be reduced by up to 10 hours as follows: A BIFM is not required if the candidate holds either a CPL, has completed the CPL course and passed the Skills Test, or already holds a BIFM course Completion Certificate. Any Student requiring Basic IF refresher training may use part of the Basic Instrument Flight Module as required, at the discretion of the Head of Training. Cost: £14604.72 inc. VAT. Additional costs: Skill test with an approved flight examiner: see CAA scheme of charges Solo hire of aeroplane for test: £462.24 [-]

Flying Instructor (F/I) Course

Advanced Flight Training
Campus Full time August 2017 United Kingdom Leeds

Students who complete the F/I course are then able to teach other students to PPL level. [+]

Best Course Studies in Aviation English in United Kingdom 2017. Students who complete the F/I course are then able to teach other students to PPL level. Pre-Entry Requirements: Hold at least a CPL (A). Or hold at least a PPL (A) and have: Met the requirements for CPL theoretical knowledge, except for an FI(A) providing training for the LAPL(A) only Completed at least 200 hours of flight time on aeroplanes or TMGs, of which 150 hours as PIC; Have completed at least 30 hours on single-engine piston powered aeroplanes of which at least 5 hours shall have been completed during the 6 months preceding the pre-entry flight test set out in FCL.930. Have completed a VFR cross-country flight as PIC, including a flight of at least 300 NM in the course of which full stop landings at 2 different aerodromes shall be made Shall have passed a specific pre-entry flight test with an FI qualified in accordance with FCL.905. Within the 6 months preceding the start of the course, to assess their ability to undertake the course. Course Structure: 30 hours flight training (Max of 5 hours mutual) 25 hours Teaching and Learning 100 hours Theoretical knowledge instruction Cost: £7400.00 inc. VAT. Additional costs: Skill test with an approved flight examiner: £220 Solo hire of aeroplane for test: £182.64 [-]

Commerical Pilot's License

Advanced Flight Training
Campus Full time 4 weeks August 2017 United Kingdom Leeds

The Commercial Pilot Licence is a must for anyone wanting to make flying their career. From commercial airlines to instructing, the CPL is another stepping stone for ambitious pilots wanting to work in the aviation industry. [+]

The Commercial Pilot Licence is a must for anyone wanting to make flying their career. From commercial airlines to instructing, the CPL is another stepping stone for ambitious pilots wanting to work in the aviation industry. Pre-Entry Requirements: Applicants must: Be at least 18 years of age. Be the holder of a PPL (A) with a night qualification Have completed 150 hours as pilot of aeroplanes, and if the skill test is to be completed in a multi-engined aircraft, have completed at least 70 hours as pilot-in-command of aeroplanes. Have passed the JAR or EASA, CPL or ATPL theoretical knowledge exams. (Licence application for the CPL must be made within 36 months of completing the written exams.) Hold a valid Class 1 medical. Demonstrate the use of English language as set out in appendix 1 to FCL.055 Before commencing the course candidates are required to complete the Modular course checklist. If the candidate is completing a 25-hour course using the MEP aircraft as the complex aircraft, he shall hold a valid multi-engine piston class rating or have completed the training for the MEP class rating. Course Structure: The standard CPL (A) Training course is a 28 hour course 20 hours on SEP aircraft (Phase 1), and 8 hours on MEP aircraft (Phase 2) If the candidate either holds an MEP rating or is conducting the test on a SEP ‘complex’ aircraft, then Phase 2 will be reduced to 5 hours 7 Hours theoretical ground training 1 Theoretical knowledge exam Typical full time length: 4 weeks Cost: £7954.32 inc. VAT. Additional costs: Skill test with an approved flight examiner: see CAA scheme of charges Solo hire of aeroplane for test: £462.24 [-]

Private Pilot's License

Advanced Flight Training
Campus Full time 4 - 6 weeks August 2017 United Kingdom Leeds

The PPL is the entry level requirement to fly solo and is the starting point fo every pilot from the recreational flyer, to the commercial pilot. [+]

Best Course Studies in Aviation English in United Kingdom 2017. The PPL is the entry level requirement to fly solo and is the starting point fo every pilot from the recreational flyer, to the commercial pilot. Pre-Entry Requirements: Minimum of 17 years of age to apply for licence Course Structure: 45 hours in aeroplanes 25 hours of dual flight instruction 10 hours solo flight, including 5 hours of solo cross-country navigation 9 Theoretical knowledge exams 1 PPL Skill test Typical full time length: 4-6 weeks Cost: £9298.80 inc. VAT. Additional costs: Skill test with an approved flight examiner: £100 Solo hire of aeroplane for test: £182.64 [-]

Special Offer Modular Course Package

FTA: Flying Time Aviation
Campus Full time 3 - 8 weeks August 2017 United Kingdom Brighton

FTA currently have a special offer on our modular courses which enables students to complete the MEP, ME IR and ME CPL at a discounted combined price of £21,950, saving you around £4,000 compared with the standard hourly rates. The courses must be studied full-time, back-to-back and in the specified order stated. [+]

Special Offer Modular Course Package FTA currently have a special offer on our modular courses which enables students to complete the MEP, ME IR and ME CPL at a discounted combined price of £21,950, saving you around £4,000 compared with the standard hourly rates. The courses must be studied full-time, back-to-back and in the specified order stated. Modular courses at FTA allow students to take individual modular courses as and when they desire, as opposed to all at once. This still enables you to go from Zero to Frozen ATPL. Module Details: Multi Engine Piston Rating (MEP): Overview: this course will enable students to fly an aircraft with more than one engine, and must be completed before taking the ME IR course. We offer MEP Rating training on the Diamond DA42 and the Piper PA23 Aztec. Duration: 6 hours flight time and a minimum of 7 hours theoretical studies. Examination: a theory exam and a flight test. Pre-requisites: EASA PPL 70 hours PIC Multi Engine Instrument Rating (ME IR): Overview: this course will enable students to fly aircraft under Instrument Flight Rules (IFR) in controlled airspace. It is taught in modern DA40 and DA42 aircraft, using complex systems including FMS, EFIS, GNSS and ADC, and provides the optimal preparation for the ME CPL course. Duration: 6-8 weeks, depending upon weather conditions and candidate skill level. Pre-requisites: EASA PPL or CPL with Night Rating MEP Rating or MEP course completion Current EASA class 1 medical certificate Course pass for theoretical instruction, as set out in the EASA-FCL To pass their Instrument Rating, students are required to have: 70 hours as pilot-in-command 50 hours PIC cross-country flight time A flight radiotelephony operator’s licence Multi Engine Commercial Pilot Licence (ME CPL) Overview: this course enables you to gain your Multi Engine Commercial Pilot Licence, training in our Garmin G1000-equipped Diamond DA40 and DA42 Twin Star aircrafts and a state-of-the-art CAA-certified FNPTII Diamond DA42 Twin Star simulator. Duration: 3-6 weeks, depending on weather conditions and candidate skill level. Pre-requisites: Valid ICAO PPL Current EASA class 1 medical certificate Minimum of 150 hours flight time Pass in all relevant ATPL/CPL theoretical exams, as set out in the EASA FCL Minimum age for licence issue: 18 years Night Rating requirements MEP Rating To pass their ME CPL, students are required to have: 20 hours of cross-country flight time 1 of the cross-country flight must have been at least 300nm, and included two full stop landings at two different aerodromes Other details Duration: MEP: 6 hours flight time and a minimum of 7 hours theoretical studies ME IR: 6-8 weeks, depending upon weather conditions and candidate skill level ME CPL: 3-6 weeks, depending on weather conditions and candidate skill level [-]

Economy Integrated Flight Deck Programme

FTA: Flying Time Aviation
Campus Full time 16 months February 2017 United Kingdom Brighton

The new and improved Economy Integrated Flight Deck Programme allows students to go from little or no flying experience to "Frozen ATPL" in approximately 16 months. We have identified savings without compromising quality, simply by moving three months of flight training to our satellite base in Teruel, Spain (near Valencia). [+]

Best Course Studies in Aviation English in United Kingdom 2017. Based at our training centre located at Brighton City Airport and our new satellite base in Teruel, Spain (near Valencia) our Economy Integrated Flight Deck Programme is a full time flight-training programme, which takes students from little or no flying experience to a “Frozen ATPL” in approximately 16 months. Once all theory and ground school is complete, students go to Teruel to carry out the first three flight phases in a Piper PA28 aircraft, before coming back to the UK to complete the advanced phases. This has allowed us to create a £10,000 reduction in price on the standard course. It is identical to the standard integrated course in all other cases. Upon successful competition of the course, students will be eligible to apply for a First Officer Role at any commercial airline. Once you have gained 1,500 hours flying experience your ATPL then becomes ‘unfrozen’, enabling you to apply for a Captain role at any commercial airline. Our Integrated Flight Deck Programme’s are our most popular courses, and are the preferred training route for most airlines. Modules The full time course is broken down into the following phases: Basic Theory (Brighton, UK) ATPL Theory (Brighton, UK) Flying Phases 1 & 2 (Teruel, Spain) Flying Phase 3 (Teruel, Spain) Flying Phase 4 & MCC (Brighton, UK) Entry requirements: Candidate entry requirements: At least 5 X GCSEs (to include Maths and English) or equivalent Preferably 2 x A levels or equivalent Minimum age: 17 years An EASA class 1 medical certificate (conducted at London Gatwick – for full information and bookings please visit: www.caa.co.uk) Pre-entry assessment: - While it is not a prerequisite for enrolment, we recommend that all applicants complete an assessment with an impartial body, such as the The Honourable Company of Air Pilots. For more information, please visit their website: www.airpilots.org International students: FTA holds a UK Border Agency Tier 4 sponsor licence (Highly Trusted Sponsor Status), which enables us to accept international students. Find out more about visas requirements for international students. For the Economy Integrated Flight Deck Programme, we are only able to take on EU citizens, due to visa restrictions in Spain. Students from outside the EU are still able to apply for our Standard Integrated Flight Deck Programme. Please note: If you require a Confirmation of Acceptance of Studies (CAS) number in order to apply for a Tier 4 student visa, there will be an administration charge of £2,500 inc vat. [-]

Standard Integrated Flight Deck Programme

FTA: Flying Time Aviation
Campus Full time 16 months December 2017 United Kingdom Brighton

Based at our training centre located at Brighton City Airport, our Integrated Flight Deck Programme is a full time flight-training programme, which takes students from little or no flying experience to a “Frozen ATPL” in approximately 16 months. [+]

Based at our training centre located at Brighton City Airport, our Integrated Flight Deck Programme is a full time flight-training programme, which takes students from little or no flying experience to a “Frozen ATPL” in approximately 16 months. Upon successful competition of the course, students will be eligible to apply for a First Officer Role at any commercial airline. Once you have gained 1,500 hours flying experience your ATPL then becomes ‘unfrozen’, enabling you to apply for a Captain role at any commercial airline. Our Integrated Flight Deck Programme’s are our most popular courses, and are the preferred training route for most airlines. Modules The full time course is broken down into the following phases: Basic Theory Flying Phases 1 & 2 Flying Phase 3 ATPL Theory Flying Phase 4 & MCC Entry requirements: Candidate entry requirements: At least 5 X GCSEs (to include Maths and English) or equivalent Preferably 2 x A levels or equivalent Minimum age: 17 years An EASA class 1 medical certificate (conducted at London Gatwick – for full information and bookings please visit: www.caa.co.uk) Pre-entry assessment: While it is not a prerequisite for enrolment, we recommend that all applicants complete an assessment with an impartial body, such as the The Honourable Company of Air Pilots. For more information, please visit their website: www.airpilots.org International students: FTA holds a UK Border Agency Tier 4 sponsor licence (Highly Trusted Sponsor Status), which enables us to accept international students. Find out more about visas requirements for international students. Please note: If you require a Confirmation of Acceptance of Studies (CAS) number in order to apply for a Tier 4 student visa, there will be an administration charge of £2,500 inc vat. [-]