Residential Aeroplane ATPL


This training course enables candidates to prepare for the ATPL (Airline Transport Pilot Licence) tests following the JAR FCL (Joint Aviation Requirements - Flight Crew Licensing - Aeroplane) programme on a residential course in English.

Subsequent study opportunities :

  • Practical training (CPL, IR, etc.)
  • Entrance test

Course structure : 
The training course lasts 6 months for all 14 ATPL theory certificates.
Number of hours: 800 hours
Option of topping up the training course with an FCL 0-55d aeronautics English course.

Prerequisites :
Minimum age 18 years oldMust hold the CEMPN* (Centre d'Expertise Médicale du Personnel Navigant) Class 1 accreditationPPL licence (or European or ICAO CPL)
Theoretical training programme :
Module 1 :

  • Aviation law
  • General aircraft knowledge
  • Airframe and systems, electricity, engine type
  • Flight instruments
  • Meteorology
  • Operational procedures
  • VFR and IFR communications
Module 2 :

  • General navigation
  • Radio navigation
  • Flight mechanics
  • Flight planning and performance
  • Mass and balance
  • Performance
  • Flight planning and monitoring
  • Human performance and its limits

approvals aeronautics IAAG is an aeronautics training organisation recognised by the Direction Générale de L’Aviation Civile (DGAC, the French civil aviation authority). The training courses offered by the Amaury de la Grange Aeronautics Institute are recognised by different Civil Aviation Authorities around the world through various accreditations.