Aviation English – safer pilots, safer skies

“…when I arrived in Red Deer I did not speak any English.  I improved my English a lot and now I can understand…”

Eduardo M.

Classes in Aviation English 

Join our Aviation English classes to learn English fast. In each class you will practice all four language skills – reading, writing, speaking and listening. We provide a clear daily structure and contained aviation-specific vocabulary to ensure you progress quickly.

In these courses you will work on:

* speaking & pronunciation
* listening & grammar
* reading & vocabulary
* writing & note-taking

Beginner Aviation English 

The beginner program focuses on basic English language structures and vocabulary. Students learn to use and understand the present, past and future tenses along with basic vocabulary.

By the time students complete the beginner level, they should be able to hold simple conversations about the weather, compare airplane features, describe emergency situations, and understand simple directions and instructions. They should be able to understand their flight instructors.

Students should expect to spend about 75 hours in the classroom and another 60 completing homework.

Intermediate Aviation English

At the intermediate level the vocabulary becomes more aviation focused as students learn their perfect tenses and how to manipulate a growing range of structures.

By the time students complete the intermediate program, they should feel confident in their ability to discuss emergency situations, weather patterns and navigation, understand their flight instructors, ground school courses and conversations about familiar subjects.

Students should expect to spend about 75 hours in the classroom and another 60 completing homework.

On completion of intermediate aviation English, students should have the language skills required to successfully complete the ALPT/ICAO Language test.

Advanced Aviation English

In the advanced Aviation English Program, students continue to build their aviation vocabulary and manipulate a range of more complex structures.

By the time they complete the advanced program, they should feel very confident about their ability to understand and participate in discussions about a range of aviation-related subjects.

At the advanced level, students should expect to spend 75 hours in the classroom and another 60 completing homework.

Academic Aviation English

In the Academic Aviation English Program, students focus on increasing their language efficiency as they learn the more formal structures required by the FAA.

By the time they complete the Academic program students should have the language skills necessary to start preparing for their commercial pilot and multi-engine exams.

Students should expect to spend 75 hours in the classroom and another 60 completing homework.

 Exam Preparation Classes

ICAO, Commercial Pilot, Multi-Engine

ALPT/ICAO

The ALPT/ICAO Preparation Course prepares students for the language requirements of the ALPT/ICAO Test. Students need to complete the beginner and intermediate program, or have a similar command of English, before joining this course.

Course Length: 30 hours

For more information about our courses please call 403-350-8709.

Commercial Pilot

The Commercial Pilot Preparation Course focuses on getting meaning out of the very formal language used in the test.

Course Length: 30 hours

For more information about our courses please call 403-350-8709.

Multi-Engine

The Multi-Engine Preparation Course focuses on getting meaning out of the very formal language used in the test.

Course Length: 30 hours

For more information about our courses please call 403-350-8709.

 Radio Communications Classes

Our radio communications classes are designed to improve your understanding of radio communications.

This program will increase your accuracy:

* picking out the important information in the air traffic controller’s transmission.
* recognizing critical weather information through the noise.
* transmitting messages to air traffic controllers.
* using radio transmissions in emergencies.
* communicating through radio transmissions.

For more information about our courses please call 403-350-8709.

ESL Red Deer’s English Classes offer:

IELTS Preparation

IELTS Preparation Courses
IELTS Preparation Online
IELTS Tips
IELTS Topics
IELTS Tasks
IELTS Writing Correction
IELTS YouTube

Please call/text Angela at 403-350-8709 for more information.

#201, 4909 – 48 Street.

CELPIP Preparation

CELPIP Preparation Courses
CELPIP Preparation Online
CELPIP Tips
CELPIP Topics
CELPIP Tasks
CELPIP Writing Correction
CELPIP YouTube

Please call/text Angela at 403-350-8709 for more information.