Thai Airways Flight Training Academy located in Bangkok
Private Pilot License, Commercial Pilot License, Instrument Rating, Multi Engine, Type Rating, Flight Instructor course
See individual flight schools listed below
Airbus A300-600R, A330-300, A340-600, Boeing B737-400, B777-200/300, B747-400, Airbus A330 MFTD, A340-600 MFTD, FTD-242T
Department of Civil Aviation Thailand
High School Diploma
THAI Flight Training Academy is the training department of Thai Airways located in Bangkok. The Academy offers both pilot training and cabin crew training. Since the pilot training academy was established it has expanded its course offering (3 courses) with THAI Flight Training Academy offering the Multi-Crew Pilot License since 2009. The Training Academy conducts all training segments of the program except the flight training which is done by 3 flight schools listed below.
The 3 pilot training courses by THAI Flight Training Academy are:
- Multi-Crew Pilot License Program (MPL) - to increase flight operation efficiency and safety, International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) has introduced a new kind of pilot license, Multi-Crew Pilot License (MPL) since 23 November 2006. With the focus on Multi-Crew Cooperation (MCC), Competency Based Training Approach as well as Threat and Error Management Theory (TEM) are required from the stage of flying schools to flight simulators, which fulfils the needs of Thai Airways International. Currently, 3 flying schools in Thailand are invited to organize this training program:
- Airline Transition Training Course (ATT) - Pilots with a Commercial Pilot License may apply to this program which acts as a commercial airline operation foundation and a preparation course for all new pilots before commencing their actual revenue flights. Besides, the same course is offered to pilots who are applying for an Airline Transport Pilot License as it provides solid aviation knowledge foundation for all captains-to-be.
- Flight Instructor Training Program (FIT-PRO)
THAI Flight Training Academy has an extensive range of 6 full flight simulators and 3 flight training devices.
Thai Training Academy also offer's cabin crew training with a number of simulators on hand.