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Jet Orientation Course

JOC Jet orientation course

The JOC – Jet Orientation Course works as a complement of the MCC – Multi Crew Cooperation course, being an extraordinary addition to a pilot training.

The JOC course gives its trainee pilots an easy transition between commercial aircraft and airline aircraft. With this course, students will gain a positive mindset that will lead them to success! With IFA, you can fly higher!

And now, with the JOC course you will also be able to fly faster and more complex aircraft!

Improve your skills and become an excellent pilot!

Course Description

The JOC course will best prepare you for the big aircraft systems, making easier the acquirement of every Rating element. This course is extremely important to facilitate the transition between simpler aircraft and jet aircraft, before starting a Type Rating, developing the necessary handling techniques for a better proficiency in screening. The JOC program comprises the basics of flying on jet aircraft and will familiarize the student with jet aircraft operations of the Airbus A320.

  • 7H of Theory
  • 6h of FNPT-II A320 Simulator (3 sessions of 2 hours each)
  • Briefings and Debriefings

Approximately 1 week.

JOC is conducted on the FNPT-II A320 Simulator, the highest ranked and most advanced simulator of its kind.

This course has an unbeatable price! Contact us for more details, as the price varies according to the number of pilots!

Lisbon, Portugal.

  • Smoother transition from lighter aircraft to (bigger) airline aircraft;

  • Spatial knowledge and cockpit organization awareness;

  • Training in FFS–Full Flight Simulator with maneuver preparation;

  • Improved pilot training flow and greater smoothness of procedures for the screening;

  • Physical memory acquisition of the aircraft instruments;

  • Higher probability of passing the screening.

  • To be holder of a Frozen ATPL(A) License


  • To be holder of a CPL(A) License


The JOC course focuses on getting used to and acquiring knowledge on the Airbus A320 aircraft. This course is held in Lisbon. If you are already a pilot, it is the ideal course for you and will improve your skills, in order to facilitate your passage through the screening. You’ll gain skills to join an airline faster than ever before!

This option is unavailable at the moment.


Now, you can combine these two courses and get a single training course! The MCC + JOC course will give you the best skills to handle aircraft, with simulator training. Contact us!

The MCC will emphasize on the teamwork and the JOC will focus on your handle of an A320 aircraft. This training will prepare you for airline screening and for your first Type Rating training, improving your future results. Thus, you will gain extensive skills so you can join an airline faster than ever! MCC is conducted on the FNPT-II and the JOC is conducted on the Full Flight Simulator, level D, the highest ranked and most advanced simulator of its kind.




  • Theoretical instruction – 25h – 8 days
  • Simulator Instruction – 20h (5 sessions) – 3 days


  • 8H Theory
  • 6H of Full Flight Simulator (3 sessions, 2 hours each)
  • 6H of Briefing and Debriefing

Approximately 2 months.

The MCC+JOC course is conducted in FNPT-II and FFS – Full Flight Simulator, level D, the most advanced of its kind.

Additional information

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Escola de Pilotos
Type Rating
Tripulante de Cabine
Manutenção de Aeronave


Aeródromo Cascais
R.Bartolomeu de Gusmão 118,
2785-269, Tires, Portugal

Aeródromo Viseu
Avenida do Aeródromo, Hangar 5,
3515-342 Viseu, Portugal

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