FOO

Flight Operations Officer

Instrument Rating Course details
CPL - 30 Sim Hours
CPL - 6-9 Months

Who Is This Course For?

The role of a Flight Operations Officer (Also known ad dispatcher) is both exciting and challenging. An FOO plays a vital role when it comes to aircraft safety, working hand in hand with the pilot from the ground to jointly ensure the safety of the flight. Key responsibilities of an FOO include study on en-route and destination weather, alternate airports, fuel requirements, aircraft performance factors, and air traffic flow prior to dispatch of each and every flight. The FOO holds responsibility for generating the flight plan, a mandatory document that required for an aircraft to fly from one destination to another. The dispatcher maintains a constant watch on all flights dispatched until they reach final destination.

Pre Entry

Requirements

  • CAA Medical

  • Minimum of UACE or equivalent in other curriculum system

  • ICAO English language proficiency

  • Aptitude Exam

  • Minimum age requirement 17years.

What The FOO Course Includes

  • Air Law
  • Aircraft General Knowledge
  • Flight Planning & Performance
  • Human Performance & Limitations
  • Meteorology
  • Navigation
  • Operational Procedures
  • Principles of Flight

Final Qualifications

  • Flight planning and following
  • Knowledge, skills and experience to confidently guarantee flight safety from the ground
  • Work as a flight dispatcher for a commercial airline

Instrument Rating

Commercial Pilot License

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