FCL.055 VFR

Category
English rating
INTRODUCTION

A training made for VFR pilots

All pilots need to testify their English proficiency through a dedicated certificate. Pilots’ licenses shall mention such rating, which is to be kept valid all along the carrer.

The ICAO defined a proficiency rating scale that ranges from 1 to 6.

Level 1: Pre-elementary

Level 2: Elementary

Level 3: Pre-operational

Level 4: Operational

Level 5: Extended

Level 6: Expert

TRAINING PROGRAM

This training is a 3 days program (21 hours). Trainees are part of a small group (10 trainees maximum per group), and work with skilled Air Traffic Controllers.

The program is made of:

  • Simulated flights
  • Communication as part of a crew
  • Hands-on exercises and mock exams to prepare for the exam in best conditions (FCL.055 VFR)
OBJECTIVES

FCL055 VFR

The lowest mark amongst the two oral tests (simulated flight and active listening of communication recordings) will define the ICAO level.

Level 4 is granted whenever this mark is at least 10

Level 5 is granted whenever this mark is at least 14

Level 6 is granted whenever this mark is at least 18

Terms

More than 100 tests are available to prepare for the exam during the training. However, it is recommended to achieve personal work on the vocabulary, using the ” Aeronautical English CD-ROM” before attending the training session.

The “Simulated flight” test is to be prepared in small groups (3 trainees maximum) with a dedicated Air Traffic Controller.

The “Communication as part of a Crew” test is to be prepared in real exam conditions.

CONDITIONS FOR ADMISSION

No specific condition

AGENDA

– From 18th to 20th, November 2019

– From 16th to 18th, March 2020

– From 27 to 29, April 2020

– From 25th to 27th, May 2020

– From 6th to 8th, July 2020

NUMBER OF TRAINEES

10 trainees maximum per group

DURATION

3 days training (7 hours per day)

PREMISES

Institut MERMOZ : Parc d’affaires ICADE
43 avenue Robert Schuman 94150 Rungis FRANCE

Or,

ATA.COM : 50 Rue de plaisance 75014 PARIS FRANCE

PRICE

For further details about our rates, please contact us at +33.1.46.86.81.00 or send an e-mail to pilot@institut-mermoz.com