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
- End-Point Assessment
- More Information
The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.