Flight Operations Officer / Flight Dispatcher Course
Basic function of Flight Operations Officer /Flight Dispatcher is to assist the pilot in the preparation of Flight Plan. All airlines and most charter companies employ FOO in their staff for doing this jo
The objective of this course is to provide training according to the standards of professionalism required by the airlines & to demonstrate the level of proficiency beyond the statutory requirement of Pakistan CAA. It also develops the professional competence enabling the participants to discharge their responsibilities effectively & efficiently to achieve the prime objective of safe, regular & economical operation of flights.
Eligibilityfor FOO/FD Licenseb>
Age: 18 year old and CNIC holder.
Educational Qualification: Matriculation with Science and Intermediate with Physics /Mathematics.
English Language Proficiency: Applicant shall be capable of speaking, reading, writing and understanding English language.
No Objection Certificate (NOC): Serving personnel from Armed Forces and Government Departments shall provide NOC from their Organization.
FOO/FD License General Requirements:
The applicant shall:
Meet The Eligibility Criteria.
Undergo An Approved FOO/FD Ground Theoretical Course.
Pass The FOO/FD Theoretical Examinations.
Undergo A Minimum 90 Days On The Job Training At An Approved Flight Dispatch Center.
Pass The CAA Oral/Skill Test.
Details Of FOO Papers Are As Follow:
Aircraft General Knowledge And Principles Of Flight.
Air Law, ATC Procedures And Operational Procedures.
Meteorology And Flight Planning.
Performance, Human Performance And Behavior.
Mass & Balance And General Navigation.
Radio Navigation And Instrumentation.
VFR and IFR Communication.
Privileges of FOO/FD License:
The privileges of a FOO/FD License are to:
Assist the Pilot-in-Command in flight preparation and provide the relevant information required.
Prepare Operational and ATS Flight Plans, sign the document when applicable and file the ATS Flight Plan with the appropriate ATS facility.
Furnish the Pilot-in-Command while in flight, by appropriate means, with information that may be necessary for the safe conduct of flight.
In the event of an emergency,initiate such procedures as may be outlined in the Operations Manual.
FOO 16 Course will start from 2nd January 2019. Registration will be opened during first week of December 2018.
Ground training for FOO starts in January and June every year.
6 months (24 weeks / 600 Instructional hours).
For more details please visit us or call:
Colonel Waseem Akhtar Malik (Retd) (General Mnager)
Askari Flying Academy, Benazir Bhutto
International Airport, Islamabad,
PH: +92 51 5405161-2 Ext: 105
Mob: +92 343 3339333
Fax: +92 51 844 4007