The following route plan provides a detailed example of the training footprint for the easyJet MPL, which you will follow if you secure a place on the easyJet MPL or the easyJet MPL Upgrade.
For more information on the Integrated ATPL route, you can see the training footprint here. If you require any other information, please contact our Airline Pilot Careers Advice team on pilotcareers.cts@L3T.com or call +44 (0) 2380 742 400.
Theoretical knowledge training – Classroom and computer-based.
Approximately 26 weeks
Those selected to join the MPL Upgrade will transfer to this route immediately following the completion of Theoretical Knowledge training.
Aircraft flight training – Single-engine piston aircraft
The flight training element of the core phase of the MPL syllabus that sets MPL apart from a traditional flight training program. Flying the EFIS C172, the latest-generation Diamond and aerobatic aircraft, you'll learn the fundamentals of visual flying, basic instrument flying, night flying, and Upset Prevention and Recovery Training (UPRT).
Approximately 22 weeks
Multi-pilot flight training – A320 Jet simulator
Experiencing a multi-pilot environment for the first time, we introduce you to the A320 and jet operations for your instrument flight training using easyJet's SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures). An Initial Crew Resource Management (CRM) course covers Threat and Error Management training (TEM). The Basic phase concludes with Line Orientated Flight Training (LOFT) and Upset Prevention and Recovery Training (UPRT).
Approximately 11 weeks
Aircraft type-specific training – A320 Jet simulator
Type-technical ground school utilizes advanced CBT and Virtual Flight Deck (VFD) technology; we develop your advanced handling skills on our motion A320 simulators utilizing a more complete version of easyJet's SOPs. LOFT covers more complex scenarios, Threat and Error Management training (TEM) is further developed; you will complete the intermediate phase with Upset Prevention and Recovery Training (UPRT).
Approximately 7 weeks
Aircraft type-specific training – A320 simulator and A320 aircraft – with L3 and easyJet
The Advanced phase in MPL is similar to Type Rating training. easyJet's full airline SOPs are incorporated, and you will learn to handle more complex system failures and emergencies in readiness for your License Skills Test (LST).
Approximately 4 weeks
easyJet training – line flying, UK and Europe with easyJet
Line Orientated Experience (LOE) and Line Check. You will also complete Safety, Emergency and Procedures training.
Approximately 10 weeks