The Multi-Crew Pilot
Fully supported and promoted by ICAO, the MPL is now increasingly being
adopted and embraced by civil aviation authorities and airlines around the world.
ICAO recognise that MPL training
is airline relevant, using the latest
methodology, the most technically
advanced aircraft simulators and
experienced airline training instructors.
The use of the state of the art aircraft
simulators allows cadets to experience
system failures, weather phenomena
and practice emergencies. These
would not be possible to replicate or
experience whist training in an actual
For the first time.
MPL training incorporates Threat
and Error Management (TEM) into
the entire training programme. The
MPL is a competency based training
programme that ensures you reach
the required skills and behaviours
before you can progress to the next
level of training. On graduation, you
will be fully prepared and ready to enter
active airline service.
The emphasis of the MPL programme
is training you to function as an integral
member of an airline’s multi-crew
This develops a higher level of safety
and human factors awareness, learned
from aviation incidents and accidents
over the years.
To summarise, the MPL course is one of
the most effi cient, eff ective and relevant
methods of training future airline pilots.
Ensuring that you are prepared for these challenges is of utmost
importance to us and you.
Piloting a commercial aircraft can be a
very challenging but rewarding career
and requires a high level of discipline
Assessments take place in the UAE
to determine your learning skills and
to establish if you have the required
level of ability and skill to successfully
complete the rigorous training
Whist previous experience is not a
requirement, you must demonstrate
a keen determination to become an
airline pilot. We specifi cally look for
these qualities through a series of
exercises, tests and interviews.
The assessment consists of five main
To schedule an assessment, please email us your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our Cadet Recruitment Officers shall be able to assist you further.
Mathematics and Physics Testing.
English is the international language
of aviation. It is a regulatory
requirement that all key aviation
personnel must demonstrate ICAO
Level 4 competency in English before
You will therefore be tested on
your comprehension of the English
language as well as your fundamental
understanding of Mathematics and
You will be further assessed by a
computer-based programme, that
analyses your memory, co-ordination,
orientation skills, learning aptitude, and
ability to extract relevant information in
a multi-functional environment.
You will be required to sit a basic
test that checks and deciphers
your personality. It will reveal your
strong points as well as any potential
The final, and most important stage
will be an interview with a panel of
experienced aviation professionals.
This is to determine if you possess
the fundamental personality traits and
determination considered a prerequisite
to becoming an airline pilot.
The interview also forms part of your
English language assessment.
Successful cadets at this stage will be
invited to attend a final interview with
our training department
Medical fitness is a key requirement for
a career as a commercial pilot.
Cadets will be required to undergo a
UAE Class 1 Medical Examination to
complete the selection process.