The following route plan provides a detailed example of the training footprint you can expect to complete for this Cadet Pilot program.
Theoretical Knowledge training; Classroom and computer-based; NZ
Approximately 26 weeks
Foundation flight training; Single-engine piston aircraft; NZ
Approximately 19 weeks
Commercial and Instrument flight training including Upset Prevention and Recovery Training; Single- and multi-engine aircraft and simulator; NZ
Approximately 22 weeks
Multi-pilot flight training
Our world-renowned Airline Qualification Course (AQC) incorporating Multi-Crew Cooperation (MCC) certificate, advanced handling skills and an Initial Crew Resource Management (CRM) course
Approximately 3 weeks
Finally you will progress to A330 type rating training in full-flight simulator and A330 jet aircraft in Hong Kong.
Upon joining your airline, you will continue with further 'Line' training (carrying passengers), which will conclude with a 'final line-check' by your airline training Captain.