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Flybe Pilot Training Overview

Flybe course milestones:
  • Pre-selection by CTC Aviation and Flybe
  • A conditional deferred offer of employment with Flybe
  • Option to incorporate a BSc (Hons) Degree
  • Theoretical Knowledge (TK) training and exams
  • Airline Preparation Days (APD) throughout your CTC Aviation training
  • Core flying experience in the USA
  • Upset Prevention and Recovery Training (UPRT) in an agile aircraft and full motion simulator
  • Basic phase phase on B737 - procedural instrument training and multi-crew procedures with UPRT
  • Intermediate phase systems and procedures training including UPRT consolidation
  • Advanced phase Dash-8 Q400 type specific and base training
  • Issue of restricted MPL (Multi-crew Pilot Licence)
  • Employment with Flybe as a Q400 First Officer
  • Licence Skills Test (LST) and Initial Operating Experience (IOE)
  • Flying the line on Flybe's extensive network
  • On completion of IOE, unrestricted MPL as First Officer with Flybe
  • ATPL issued upon achieving 1500 hours of total relevant experience
  • Structured career progression

NEW:  JANUARY 2015 - CTC WINGS MPL in partnership with Flybe

This new part-sponsored MPL career programme provides a fantastic opportunity for aspiring pilots to make their career fly and become a Flybe First Officer. 

Flybe will make a significant contribution towards the cost of training which will take place at CTC Aviation's Crew Training Centres in the United Kingom and Phoenix, Arizona. The final, advanced phase of aircraft specific training on the Dash-8 Q400 will be completed at the Flybe Training Academy in Exeter (UK) before Initial Operating Experience (IOE) and 'flying the line' as a Flybe First Officer.  

“The most recent group of 6 new CTC WINGS pilots who graduated in December 2014 have all qualified on line and completed their first simulator check. They are a credit to the CTC Aviation training team and I am delighted to be announcing yet another intake – this time following the MPL syllabus - and further strengthening the partnership that we have forged with CTC Aviation in recent years.”  
Ian Baston, Director of Flight Operations, Flybe

APPLY NOW The application window will be open for a short time only from Tuesday 20th January - Tuesday 4th February 2015