Preparation for the ICAO English language proficincy

Before the ICAO English language proficiency there should be completed a theoretical knowledge instruction in order to learn how to use the the aviation English in the aviation operations.

ICAO English language training course should not be organized and conducted in the way of the exam preparation for the ICAO English language proficiency exam. This to avoid so-called "WASHBACK EFFECT" which is required by the ICAO regulations.

The aviation safety researches for understanding and implementation of the requirements of the ICAO English language proficiency explain the historical background of requirements for the examination .

ICAO English language training course is recommended for all individuals or any aviation staff who is involved in the international operations in the aviation industry.

The aim of the ICAO English course is to prepare the candidate for the use of the English language within the aviation industry with a focus to the elimination of both, most essential shortcomings:

  • using the non-standard aviation phraseology
  • insufficient knowledge of spoken English language

The course serves as the teaching of English and a prerequisite for its completion is a common colloquial knowledge of English on communicative level.

ICAO English language training course is being provided in close cooperation with EASA approved Testing service provider - TSP - Language assessment body - SVK.LAB.04.