FlightSafety Enhances Its Online Training With New and Updated LiveLearning and eLearning Courses

NEW YORK (May 18, 2015) – FlightSafety International announces significant enhancements to its online training program with new and updated LiveLearning and eLearning courses.

“Our Customers appreciate the efficiency and effectiveness of our self-paced eLearning and instructor-led online LiveLearning courses,” said Steve Gross, Vice President, Sales. “FlightSafety’s experience in courseware development and our extensive library of training programs, enable us to offer a wide variety of high quality online courses that meet specific Customer needs.”

The LiveLearning program enables Customers to train from any computer with an internet connection. They benefit from live interaction with highly experienced instructors and other students as well as online annotation tools, cockpit recordings, video and other interactive features. New LiveLearning courses include Reduced Vertical Separation Minimums, ICAO Enroute and Terminal RNAV, International Procedures for South America, Weather Radar, and WebECTM / Engine Condition Trend Monitoring.

FlightSafety is making significant changes to its International Procedures program. They include geographical region-specific training for Asia, Africa, Australia, the Caribbean, Europe, Mexico, the Middle East and New Zealand. FlightSafety is also introducing an International Procedures online reference library. It will offer a “What’s New” section, links to other resources, downloadable documents, interactive flashcards and seamless integration with the FlightSafety iPad app.

Two new self-paced eLearning courses are also available. The Gulfstream G280 CPDLC scenario-based course satisfies the training requirements of AC 120-70 and the international standards set by the International Civil Aviation Organization. It includes use of a data link system to log-on and communicate using the European network, request and receive an oceanic route clearance using the ATS data link interface, and log-on to the FANS network and communicate in both normal and abnormal situations. The new Maintenance Engine Run and Taxi course covers runway incursions, preparing an aircraft and crew for an engine run, airport signs and markings, and effective communications with ATC.

FlightSafety International is the world’s premier professional aviation training company and supplier of flight simulators, visual systems and displays to commercial, government and military organizations. The company provides more than a million hours of training each year to pilots, technicians and other aviation professionals from 167 countries and independent territories. FlightSafety operates the world’s largest fleet of advanced full flight simulators at Learning Centers and training locations in the United States, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Japan, the Netherlands, Norway, South Africa, and the United Kingdom.