First Officer Pilot
Support aircraft captains and commanders during flights.
6 (equivalent to bachelor's degree)
- Typical length
- 24 months
- Current funding band
Up to £27,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
- Entry requirements
- pass enhanced security and medical checks
- be at least 18 years old in order to apply for a multi-crew pilot licence and 21 years old for an Air Transport Pilot Licence
- What apprentices will learn
- crew discipline and conduct
- weather forecast conditions
- how to monitor all aspects of a flight
- flight instruments
- European and international regulations
Before taking their end-point assessment, apprentices must have achieved level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSE grades 9 to 4 or A* to C)
- Professional registration
- How apprentices are assessed
A government-approved organisation must assess apprentices towards the end of their apprenticeship.
This end-point assessment ensures apprentices achieve the skills, training and any qualifications necessary to complete their apprenticeship.
You can download the assessment plan from the Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education. There are no end-point assessment organisations for this apprenticeship yet. Please email email@example.com if you urgently need an end-point assessment organisation.
- More Information
The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.