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Integrated ATPL(A)

In cooperation with Sevenair Academy

In co-operation with Sevenair Academy

Take the first step towards your dream career as a commercial pilot – join our Integrated ATPL(A) course and set your aspirations soaring. Your adventure in the skies begins here!

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Integrated ATPL

Integrated ATPL(A) course crafted for aspiring pilots with little or no prior experience. This all-encompassing program takes you through a series of engaging modules, equipping you with the knowledge and skills needed to soar to new heights in the aviation industry.

  • From theoretical knowledge to hands-on flying experience in both single and multi-engine piston aircraft.

  • Performance-Based Navigation (PBN) to navigate the skies with precision.

 

  • Teamwork in the Cockpit: Learn the art of Multi-Crew Cooperation (MCC) for effective collaboration in a dynamic flight environment.

 

  • Acquire essential skills with Upset Prevention and Recovery Training (UPRT) to handle unexpected situations with confidence.

Upon Completion

Upon successful completion, you'll graduate with a frozen ATPL(A) license and an EASA Commercial Pilot License CPL(A) with Single Engine (SEP), Multi-Engine (MEP), and Instrument (IR) Ratings. This opens the door to a world of opportunities, allowing you to kickstart your career as a commercial pilot on passenger or cargo aircraft.

Globally Recognized

Our EASA license is not just a ticket to fly; it's a key that unlocks doors worldwide. Accepted in all EASA member states (32 countries) and recognized internationally, your license ensures that you are ready for a global career in aviation.

PHASE 1

40

weeks

Classroom

Ground School

Reykjavik, Iceland

PHASE 2

52

weeks

Flight Training

(Basic and advanced)

Ponte de Sor, Portugal

PHASE 3

4

weeks

APS MCC

Training

Reykjavik, Iceland

Ground School

The ATPL Theoretical Knowledge training is an intensive full-time 10-month course at our training center in Reykjavik. The program combines classroom instruction and computer-based study with our experienced instructors.

The course is structured into manageable subject areas, covering the regulatory ATPL theory exams necessary for obtaining a license. Upon successful completion of the EASA ATPL ground school theory exams, you'll be well-prepared to embark on a career as a commercial airline pilot.

Key Features:

  1. Duration: Approximately 10 months of full-time training.

  2. Location: Reykjavík, Iceland.

  3. Delivery: Expert instruction through a combination of classroom sessions and guided computer-based study.

  4.  Instructors: Experienced instructors guide you through the training.

  5. Exam Preparation: The program includes 750 hours of theory delivered by professional lecturers, covering 14 ATPL subjects.

  6. Exams: There are 13 ATPL theory exams that you must pass to demonstrate the required level of knowledge according to EASA Part FCL requirements.

Successfully completing this program brings you one step closer to achieving your dream of becoming a commercial airline pilot, equipped with the necessary knowledge and qualifications for a fulfilling career in aviation.

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Flight Training

Icelandic Aviation Training has partnered with the reputable flight academy, Sevenair Academy, located at Ponte de Sor Airport in Portugal, to offer an exceptional Integrated ATPL flight training program. This program provides aspiring pilots with a unique set of advantages for a comprehensive and successful training experience.

Key Features:​

  1. Location: The training takes place at Ponte de Sor Airport (LPSO) in Portugal, known as one of the largest training locations in Europe.

  2. Advantages of Ponte de Sor Airport:

    • Large Fleet: Benefit from a large fleet of modern aircraft for your training. The fleet size comprises of 43 aircrafts and 5 simulators.

    • Capacity: The airport offers significant capacity, ensuring efficient and effective flight training.

    • Optimal Weather: With an average of over 320 days of fair weather per year, Ponte de Sor provides ideal weather conditions for regular and continuous flight training.

    • 1850m Runway: The airport features a spacious 1850m runway with a dedicated instrument landing system (ILS).

  3. State-of-the-Art Facilities: Sevenair Academy boasts state-of-the-art facilities, including the latest generation flight simulators and modern aircraft equipped with glass cockpit avionics.

  4. Flight Training Experience: Students can expect a rich and immersive flight training experience with access to advanced technology and a fleet that supports their learning and skill development.

  5. Campus: Sevenair Academy's campus offers over 145 double rooms with private bathrooms and included cleaning service, ensuring a comfortable living environment. The campus features a buffet with homecooked meals. Safety and flexibility are prioritized with 24/7 access and sports areas promoting a healthy lifestyle. 

Completing the Integrated ATPL flight training program at Ponte de Sor Airport offers a perfect blend of optimal weather conditions, cutting-edge facilities, positioning aspiring pilots for success in their journey towards obtaining an Commerical Pilot License.

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Sevenair flight simulator
Sevenair's DA42
Sevenair's DA42
Sevenair flight simulator
Frequently Asked Questions
  • No, prior experience is required to start the integrated ATPL course. 

  • After successfully completing the integrated program, you will graduate with the following certificates and qualifications:

    • EASA CPL(A) | Commercial Pilot License 

      • Instrument Rating (IR)

      • Multi Engine Piston Rating (MEP)

    • APS MCC | Airline Pilot Standard Multi Crew Cooperation​

    • A-UPRT | Advanced Upset Recovery & Recovery Training

    You will be fully qualified to start applying for jobs as a pilot.

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  • Portugal's stable weather minimizes disruptions, providing students with consistent flight training, potentially reducing the need for additional flight hours due to fewer refresh flights. Training in Iceland can be great, but the weather can be unpredictable and the summers here are short. By moving the flight training to Portugal, we have eliminated that problem.

  • Here at Icelandic Aviation Training, we have 20 - 30 years of experience of running a flight school and after visiting Sevenair Academy we very extremely pleased with what they had to offer. 

    We completed an extensive research and comprehensive quality assessment on both the facilities and the training done at Sevenair Academy. 

    Not only did Sevenair Academy get our approval but they are also approved by the Airline Pilot Club (APC) which is a leading aviation industry consultancy and they only endores high-quality ATOs.

    You can read more about APC here.. 

    Sevenair Academy is a flight school with a long history. It was established in 1980 in Portugal and is considered one of the leading aviation training centres in Europe. It's part of the Sevenair Group which among other companies has its own airline, maintenance and handling companies. The school has trained over 6000 aviatio professionals and the numbers continue to grow. 

    ​Here at Icelandic Aviation Training, we have 20 - 30 years of experience of running a flight school and after visiting Sevenair Academy we very extremely pleased with what they had to offer. ​We completed an extensive research and comprehensive quality assessment on both the facilities and the training done at Sevenair Academy. ​Not only did Sevenair Academy get our approval but they are also approved by the Airline Pilot Club (APC) which is a leading aviation industry consultancy. ​You can read more about APC here.

  • The training takes place in Reykjavík, Iceland and Ponte de Sor in Portugal. Phase one  of the course (theoretical training) is the ground school which takes place in Reykjavík, Iceland. 

    The second phase (flight training) takes place in Portugal and the final phase, which is the APS MCC course, takes place in Reykjavík, Iceland. 

  • The training is designed to take 2 years to complete from start to finish, subject to no retakes or additional required flight times.

    Ground School: 40 weeks

    Flight Training: 52 weeks

    APS MCC: 4 weeks

    *This is an estimate and is based on the minimum flight hours and training time required. 

    ** The maximum duration for an integrated ATPL course is 36 months.

     

  • Yes, accommodation and full board is included for a period of 12 months. 

  • Yes there is. The minimum attendance is 90%.

  • No, the lectures will not be recorded.

  • We cannot ban you to do so, but we highly recommend that you do not because this is a full time fast paced course. It is expected that the students will be available when booked for flights and simulator sessions. 

  • The Integrated ATPL course is eligible for loans from the Student Loan Fund in accordance with its rules.

Entry Criteria

​To enroll on our Integrated ATPL course you will need to meet the following entry criteria:

  • Age
    Prospective students must be at least 18 years old at the time courses start

  • Education
    A secondary school education is required.

  • Sevenair Academy Assessment
    Successfully pass the assessment. The assessment is comprised of computer-based aptitude testing, personality questionnaire, cognitive reasoning, control and coordination, maths & physics, English language and competency based interviews 

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Contact us for further information. We'd love to hear from you!

PHASE 1

40

weeks

Classroom

Ground School

Reykjavik, Iceland

PHASE 2

52

weeks

Flight Training

(Basic and advanced)

Ponte de Sor, Portugal

PHASE 3

4

weeks

APS MCC

Training

Reykjavik, Iceland

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