ATPL (Airline Transport Pilot’s Licence) Synopsis

The Frozen Airline Transport Pilot’s Licence (ATPL) is a complementary course for cadets with an existing Commercial Pilot’s Licence. This course is designed to put the finishing touches on a cadet’s academic journey, completing all necessary qualifications and skills needed to venture into the world of commercial aviation.

Cadets will be tested under the guidelines of the Department of Civil Aviation, Malaysia (DCA) and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) upon completion of a 20 week course.

ATPL Minimum Entry Requirements

  • Fluent in the English language
  • Possess an existing and valid Commercial Pilot’s Licence with Instrument rating.
  • Completion of a Class I-Airline Transport Pilot’s standard medical examination by a DCA-approved medical practitioner

(Prospective candidates are advised to contact the DCA for an updated list of medical practitioners-please refer to our FAQs).

  • Letter of Approval from the Department of Civil Aviation, Malaysia (obtained by submitting a communication of interest to the DCA along with the necessary medical documentation, an existing and valid CPL/IR.

ATPL Ground School Training

The ATPL ground training encompasses 425 hours of tuition and lectures on aviation theory such as follows:-

  • Radio Navigation
  • Instruments
  • Flight Planning
  • IFR Communications
  • Meteorology
  • General Navigation
  • Type Technical

All applicants for the ATPL course should apply to the Department of Civil Aviation Malaysia for an assessment as the required examinations can vary.

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