Full Type Rating - Airbus A320

The Airbus Type Rating course consists of a number of core training modules designed from the ground up by our training team and fully approved by the UK CAA under IAGO's ATO operator approval.

Course Summary

Technical Ground Course

Classroom sessions cover:

Aircraft systems

FMGC Training

ECAM Training

Mass & Balance


JAA/CAA exams

Duration: 14 days

Simulator Training

Multi-functional Training Device (MFTD): 8 hrs

Fixed Base Simulator (FBS): 8 hrs

Full Flight Simulator (FFS): 32 hrs

Licence Skills Test

Full Flight Simulator (FFS): 4 hrs

Conducted according to SRG1119

Optional Elements

All Weather Operations (AWOP): 4hrs FFS

Line Oriented Flight Training (LOFT): 4hrs FFS

Aircraft Training

We seek to provide ‘base training’ – 6 take-offs & landings – to meet the CAA/JAR FCL requirements within 6 months of the completion of the LST. Our extensive contacts within the aviation industry make this possible.

Duration & Location

Duration: 27 days of training

Rest time: At least 3 x 2 days off

A320 Locations at LGW, LHR, MAN

Course Prerequisites

You must:

Have passed JAA Theory Exams

Hold a valid Class 1 medical

Hold current and valid ME/IR(A)

Hold a certificate of completion from an MCC course

Prices & How To Book

You can book your place on a course by calling our Training Team on +44 (0) 8456 807 787 to discuss your requirements in more detail. 

Due to the changing nature of flight simulator availability, prices for this course can vary depending on your flexibility with dates and locations. Please call to check the latest pricing for this course.