• Course summary
    Course summary
    • Status: Full-time
    • Duration: 21 months, subject to scheduling
    • Type: Airline Transport Pilot Licence (ATPL)
    • Required experience: Little or none
    • Employment: Conditional offer of employment
  • Key features
    Key features
    • Fully-mentored airline pilot career programme
    • Conditional offer of employment before training
    • Training salary during A320 type and line training
    • Provision of 'Training Standard'
    • Option to include a BSc (Honours) degree
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Pilot training courses

L3Harris Integrated ATPL with Wizz Air

L3Harris and Wizz Air have teamed up to offer an exciting opportunity for aspiring pilots to join ‘the best low-cost airline in Europe 2020’ (as voted by AirlineRatings).

This programme is currently closed but there is an opportunity to fly for Wizz Air via our Integrated ATPL programme.

 

Course overview

Wizz Air is central and eastern Europe’s largest low-cost airline, flying over 600 routes from 25 European bases including; London Luton, Gatwick, Liverpool and Edinburgh.

With its main hub in Budapest, Hungary, Wizz Air carries more than 30 million passengers a year – making this a fantastic opportunity to start your pilot career.

The L3Harris Integrated ATPL with Wizz Air is a fully mentored pilot training programme leading to an exciting career flying Wizz Air’s A320 aircraft.

The programme is characterised by high-quality flight school training leading to a 'frozen' ATPL with A320 type rating. Successful applicants will receive a conditional offer of employment with Wizz Air before training begins.

Who can become a pilot?

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L3Harris Integrated ATPL with Wizz Air

Entry criteria

To apply for this programme, you must meet the following requirements:

Age

Aged between 18 and 55.

 

Minimum height 5ft. 2 in. (157 cm), maximum height 6ft. 3 in. (191cm). Applicants who fall outside of this may still apply but will need to undergo an ergonomic assessment in an aircraft and A320 simulator.

Education and English language

You must have achieved the following academic achievements (or equivalent).

 

CEE

 

A High School Degree (normally achieved at age 18) with a good standard in Mathematics, Science and English language – or equivalent, supported by certificate evidence.

 

United Kingdom

 

5 GCSEs at grade C or above - including Mathematics, Science and English language – or equivalent, supported by certificate evidence.

 

Be fluent in English (verbal and written).

Medical

Ability to obtain and maintain an EASA Class 1 Aviation Medical Certificate prior to enrolment and pass the Wizz Air Health Services medical examination (prior to employment).

Visas

Studying in Europe:

 

Unrestricted right to live, study and work in the European Economic Area (EEA)/Switzerland (e.g. EEA/Swiss national, UK national with EU settled or pre-settled status, etc).

 

OR

 

Meet the European Union requirements to qualify for an EU Student or Study visa.

 

 

Studying in the UK:

 

Unrestricted right to live, study and work in the UK (e.g. UK national, EU national with settled or pre-settled status, etc).

 

OR

 

Meet the United Kingdom Visa & Immigration Service (UKVI) requirements to qualify for a Visitor (study for six months or less) or Student visa (study for more than six months).

Background and selection

Ability to produce a Criminal Record Check (CRC) Basic Disclosure Certificate (or local equivalent) and pass Wizz Air referencing checks.

 

Pass a selection process.

 

Current PPL(A) holders are eligible to apply.

 

What is the selection process?

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L3Harris Integrated ATPL with Wizz Air

Selection process

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1. Selection day

If successful, you will be invited to attend an initial selection day.

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2. Interview

Shortlisted applicants may need to attend a second selection day with a final interview in Budapest.

How much does pilot training cost?

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L3Harris Integrated ATPL with Wizz Air

Cost and funding

The total cost is €122,800

  • Paid in 15 installments
  • Payable over 18 months

L3Harris Integrated ATPL with Wizz Air

Your future Wizz Air career

Named 2016 Value Airline of the Year by Air Transport World, a leading industry magazine, Wizz Air is committed to achieving the lowest cost base in the Central and Eastern European region. Founded in 2003, Wizz Air carried more than 30 million passengers in the past 12 months and continues to grow. Now is the perfect time to join this fantastic airline.

Apply for our Integrated ATPL course

This programme is currently closed but there is an opportunity to fly for Wizz Air via our Integrated ATPL programme.

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