Duration : 6 weeks
This course will set the fundamentals on how to prepare and manage the flight plan, check the weather forecast, wind direction, calculate the required fuel quantity, aircraft technical condition, staff requirements and many aspects to successfully and efficiently handle the responsibilities of becoming a flight dispatcher with knowledge of regulations governing the position.
Upon completing this course, participants will be able to:
08:00 am to 05:00 pm from Sunday to Thursday
Gulf Aviation Academy, Opposite Bahrain International Airport, Kingdom of Bahrain
US$ 8,000 (excluding 5% VAT)
For individuals aspiring to obtain their FAA certificate/license on successful completion of this course, may do so by appearing for the FAA exam in the USA. GAA shall provide a complimentary 2-week transition course training at Denver, Colorado, United States of America at no additional cost before they sit for the FAA exam. This complimentary conversion course is an FAA Part 65 approved program and is only available to the graduates of the flight Dispatcher program from Gulf Aviation Academy. The FAA written and Oral exam fees, travel expense to the FAA exam center, accommodation, etc. are to be borne by the individual.
Two government-issued photo identifications are required (passport/visa, driver’s license, etc.), showing that FAA applicants are 23 years of age (21 for all other NAA certificates). FAA applicants between 21 and 23 years of age may take the course and FAA practical test, but will receive a letter of aeronautical competency, with a certificate issued upon turning 23 years of age. Each graduate must complete an FAA/NAA application for airman certificate, and present this to the examiner with identification and this course certificate of graduation.
This course will consist of end of module exams as well as a final Oral and Practical (O&P) examination.
On successful completion of the program and passing all the required exams, the student will be awarded a certificate from ‘Jeppesen’ and ‘Gulf Aviation Academy’..
This certificate will pre-qualify students to sit for the FAA examination in order to obtain an FAA license. .