This phase of the training consolidates
all the flying skills learnt to date and
introduces Line Oriented Flight Training
(LOFT), which simulates normal and
non-normal airline line operations in the
Airbus A320 flight simulator.
Prior to the simulator instruction you will complete the ground school for the Airbus A320 type conversion programme using Computer Based Training (CBT), and training on the Airbus A320’s Flight management System (FMS) and the Electronic Centralised Aircraft Monitor (ECAM). The main objective of this phase of the training is to instruct you in the management and operation of normal, non-normal, and emergency situations. You will be taught and assessed how to process available information and then manage situations to ensure a safe landing of the aircraft. Areas that will be covered are: