Our essential A to Z guide outlines the main considerations and benefits of our integrated flight training programmes. Starting at £69,950, our Integrated Programme is very competitively priced and offers a fast track to ‘frozen’ APTL (Airline Transport Pilot Licence). Read on to discover how the two integrated courses differ from the Modular courses we offer.
Most of the advanced flight phases and theory training are conducted from the FTA campus at Brighton City Airport.
Learn in congested airspace in close proximity to LGW, LHR and France. Be the best pilot you can be.
Starting at £69,950 our Integrated Flight Deck Programmes challenge the common misconception that commercial pilot training costs £100K+
Former cadets fly for over 30 different airlines.
Broaden your horizons with FTA.
To apply for the Integrated Flight Deck Programmes you must be at least 18 years old, and
have at least 5 GCSEs (to include Maths and English) or equivalent and an EASA class 1 medical certificate.
View our pilot training entry requirements.
If you are not sure how to start your research? Many cadets share the same fears, questions and excitement, read our frequently asked questions (FAQs).
Spain’s Mediterranean coastline enjoys almost a full year’s sunshine each year creating hugely consistent flying weather. Check out the current weather in Teruel
We have some of the best Instructor to student ratios in the industry.
Meet FTA's Chief Flight Instructor, James.
Commercial Pilots are in high demand and the industry offer great careers prospects and salaries. We prepare our cadets for life on the flight line and, as it stands, over 91% of our students are now employed in the industry. We don’t place our cadets; our cadets have the skills, confidence and commitment to place themselves.
Read up on how FTA supports cadets with pilot career development
The runway at Teruel Airport (LETL) is 2.8KM long making it ideal for learning to fly.
Enjoy a plan view of Teruel Airport.
Teruel Airport is located 62 Nautical miles North-West of Valencia in the province of Aragon.
Ideally situated for both great flying and a peaceful environment to study and relax in. Here are 10 facts you may not have known about Teruel, Spain.
One of our Integrated Flight Deck Programmes costs £40k less than some other almost identical courses. Consider what that saving would mean to you – deposit on a home, a car to get you to work, a few year’s rent or mortgage payments.
Read FTA’s thoughts on the subject here, on Pilot Career News.
With FTA you can pay in regular monthly instalments allowing you to spread the fees over the course duration.
Read all about our pilot training course fees here.
Careful scheduling and operations management means that FTA cadets enjoy lower course fees and yet maximum flight time and consistency.
FTA is open about how a student’s fees are spent and have created an infographic to explain where your money goes...
This is the aircraft you will use for the Basic Flight Phases in Spain.
Once the elementary flight phases are complete (usually in 3 months), cadets return to the UK to complete their advanced flight training at the academy at Brighton City Airport.
This gives cadets the best of both worlds and allows them to learn in 2 very different environments.
Our instructors make you their priority. We pride ourselves on the support we offer our students – ensuring consistency in flight training and instruction.
We offer a tour of our academy every Thursday at 10 am, contact us to book your slot today.
You will complete all basic theory and Ground School at our main campus at Brighton City Airport, in the UK.
Brighton is a City on the Sussex Coast, located just 1 hour from London. The Airport has great transport links and offers easy access to energetic city-life a well as the tranquil alternative offered by Shoreham, a seaside haven.
Brighton is renowned for being vibrant, colourful, fun and free. The combination of arts, entertainment, sports, sea and green open space makes the City truly unique.
Boeing has forecast unprecedented growth for the aviation industry. We take students with zero flying experience to a Frozen ATPL (the qualification you need to be a pilot) in as little as 14 months.
The most notable difference between the integrated flight deck programmes is the course price.
The £10,000 saving on the price is made possible by completing the elementary flight phases in Teruel, Spain. To help you decide which option is right for you. We’ve created a table to illustrate the differences.
Read about the differences between the FTA Integrated Programmes...