English language training for aviation personnel

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No doubt aviation has significantly widened possibilities for people to communicate, that is why, when flying internationally, one common language for pilot communication has gained so much importance. No matter if they fly domestically or internationally, English is the only language to be used by pilots. Success and safety of flights largely depend upon proficiency in both plain and aviation English.

At FTC you will always be able to successfully master the aviation English language and to raise its level. Experienced teachers shall render you every possible assistance in the language acquisition and maintaining proficiency at the appropriate level.

Aviation English language training is realized in the following domains:

Initial training

Rules of radio contact and radio communication phraseology in English for air staff who performs the international flights (pilots, air navigators).

The course covers general (aviation) English and radio communication phraseology in English (first stage).

At the end of this stage the second stage is planned to be completed, which relates the air navigation services of international flights and aeronautical information publications (JEPPESEN and others).

Periodic training

Rules of radio contact and radio communication phraseology in English for air staff who performs the international flights (pilots, air navigators).

The program covers four thematic blocks:

  •  general and business lexis,
  •  English radiotelephony phraseology,
  •  terms and abbreviations used in JEPPESEN airway manuals,
  •  radiotelephony in adverse meteorological conditions and emergencies.

Aviation English according ICAO standards

for achieving the 4-th (operational) mastery of English according to ICAO language proficiency rating scale.

Education is divided into stages:

  •  from 1-st to 2-nd level and from 2-nd to 3-d level – 150 hours each;
  •  from 3-d to 4-th level-200 hours.

Refresher courses

In the radiotelephony communications procedures in English for flight crews flying internationally (pilots, navigators)

The program comprises four thematic sections:

  •  general and business lexis,
  •  English radiotelephony phraseology,
  •  terms and abbreviations used in JEPPESEN airway manuals,
  •  radiotelephony in adverse meteorological conditions and emergencies.

ICAO’s Aviation English Language Test

to assess aviation English proficiency in accordance with ICAO rating scale.

Comprises 8-hour pre-test preparation on all aspects of test procedures, ICAO language proficiency requirements.

You’ll become skilled in comprehending and speaking English! We teach to use the language! At your service are multimedia projector, computers, course manuals for different airmen categories, conversational and aviation audio recordings, radiotelephony recordings as well as – and this is what makes us unique — the lingaphone laboratory enabling you to master audition and speaking most efficiently.