• Course summary
    Course summary
    • Cost: £7,750
    • Location: Orlando, Florida or Cranfield, UK
    • Type: UKCAA or EASA
    • Duration: 2 weeks
  • Graduation qualifications
    Graduation qualifications
    • Multi-Engine Piston Class Rating (MEP)
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Pilot Training Courses

Multi-Engine Piston Class Rating (MEP)

Due to extremely high demand for our Integrated programmes, applications for our modular training courses are temporarily closed. If you would like to start your training right away, apply for our Integrated ATPL and become a fully qualified pilot in 70 weeks!

Our Integrated ATPL

Have you completed your PPL course and met the required 150 flying hours to take the next steps in your airline pilot career? The next steps for you are our Multi-Engine Piston (MEP) Class Rating. The MEP Class Rating is an essential course on your journey, and once you’ve obtained your MEP, you’ll be able to fly twin engine aircraft, and you’ll be well on your way towards obtaining your Commercial Pilot Licence.

The MEP training is a short, two week course which you can complete from Cranfield in the UK or Orlando, Florida with our world-class multi-engine Flight Instructors. We also offer you the opportunity to bundle your Multi-Engine Piston Class Rating, Basic Instrument Flying Module and Commercial Pilot Licence courses together at a discounted rate.

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Multi-Engine Piston Class Rating (MEP)

Multi-Engine Piston Class Rating Training Footprint

  • 2 weeks Total
    duration
  • 6 hours Ground
    school
  • 7.5 hours flight
    time

Multi-Engine Piston Class Rating (MEP)

Multi-Engine Piston Class Rating Course Cost

£7,750 - Including Accommodation (Orlando Route)

What is included in the MEP Class Rating course price?

  • All aspects required to earn your MEP course qualification
  • Flight Test and Licence Application Fees
  • Travel to and accommodation in Orlando

 Additional costs to consider:

  • Class 1 Medical
  • Travel and accommodation (Cranfield route)
  • Daily transport cost from accommodation to training location (if applicable)
  • Personal living costs
  • Insurances

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Multi-Engine Piston Class Rating (MEP)

Accommodation During Your MEP Training

Sanford Florida: The Lofts at Eden (or similar), Orlando, Florida, U.S.A.

  • Apartments with shared kitchen and lounge. Shuttle service to Academy
  • Walking distance to shops, restaurants and entertainment
  • Fitness centre and swimming pool

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Multi-Engine Piston Class Rating (MEP)

Multi-Engine Piston Class Rating Entry Criteria

To enrol on our Multi-Engine Piston Class Rating course you will need to meet the following entry criteria:

Experience 

Age and height

  • 17+ to submit an application. 18+ to commence your MEP training
  • Height between 5 ft. 2 in. (157 cm) and 6 ft. 3 in. (191 cm). Applicants outside of this may still apply for our MEP Class Rating module but will need an ergonomic assessment

Language

  • Fluent in English (spoken and written)
  • Non-native English speakers must achieve level 5.5 individual and overall in IELTS or equivalent ICAO level 4 prior to start of training

Visas (depending on if you take this course in the UK or U.S.A.)

  • Unrestricted right to live, study and work in the UK (e.g. UK national, EU national with settled or pre-settled status)
  • If required: Meet the United Kingdom Visa & Immigration Service requirements to qualify for a Visitor (study for six months or less) or Student visa (study for more than six months)
  • If required, obtain / be able to obtain M-1 Student Visa for your flight training in the U.S.A.

Medical

Selection

  • Competency interview at point of entry
  • Log book review

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Multi-Engine Piston Class Rating (MEP)

Why Train With L3Harris?

MEP training at our Orlando, Florida or Cranfield, UK locations gives you access to a modern, glass-cockpit fleet, world-class instructors and an airline ready training environment! We also have Flight Data Monitoring installed within our fleet, giving you and your future airline employer insight into your training journey!

We also offer you the opportunity to bundle your Multi-Engine Piston Class Rating, Basic Instrument Flying Module and Commercial Pilot Licence courses together at a discounted rate.

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Multi-Engine Piston Class Rating FAQs

Do you offer financial advice?

At L3Harris Airline Academy, we are unable to offer financial advice, which is why we are working with the teams from Morrinson Wealth and Parallel Wealth Management to bring you expert financial advice to help you explore the options available to you.

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What are your funding options for Multi-Engine Piston Class Rating training

All of our training programmes are self-funded.

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Can I choose where I do my Multi-Engine Piston Class Rating training?

Your Multi-Engine Piston Class Rating training can take place at either Cranfield, UK or Florida, U.S. If you choose to train in Florida, your accommodation will be included.

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