B747-400 Type Rating

The Initial B747-400 Type Rating, is designed to train you to the level of proficiency necessary, to enable you operate safely and efficiently on the relevant type of aircraft.

3 weeks


80 hours


36 hours

Next intake

Upon Request

What are the entry requirements in the B747-400 Type Rating ?

In order to ensure consistent proficiency at the end of the course, certain qualifications are required for entry.

  1. Valid and Current CPL(A) with ATPL theory credit or ATPL(A)
  2. Instrument Rating (IR) on Multi-Engine airplane (hold or have held)
  3. Valid and Current EASA Medical
  4. English Language Proficiency  min. ICAO 4
  5. Multi Crew Cooperation Certificate

What does the B747-400 Type Rating include?


The B747-400 Initial Type Rating Course, comprises of 3 phases in total:

  1. Theoretical Knowledge Instruction of 80 hours in total. During this phase, you will be taught the Aircraft’s System & Performance. At the end of the course, you will hvae to successfully pass a Final Exam. The course is conducted by one of our highly experienced Type Rating Ground Instructors.
  2. The Simulator Training, comprises of 8 Full Flight Simulator (FFS) Sessions, of 4 hours each. This phase also includes Line Oriented Flight Training (LOFT). The simulator training is conducted by an B747-400 Type Rating Instructor. The location of the simulator training, will be arranged, depending on your preferences.
  3. At the end of your course, you will have to pass a Skill Test on B747-400 FFS, by a Type Rating Examiner.

How much does the B747-400 Type Rating cost?

TAE Aviation Academy offers a training package which includes the planning, fees and administration of the course. More analytically:

  • Training Material
  • Theoretical Ground School
  • Simulator Training
  • TRI’s fees & expenses for both the Ground School and the Simulator training
  • TRE’s fees & expenses
  • Administration support and relevant certification issuance

The EASA Initial B747-400 Type Rating course cost depends on the location of the simulator training, as well as the number of participants. Please contact one of our experts to get more information on the pricing of the B747-400 Type Rating Course.

Do you offer B747-400 Initial Type Rating course, approved by DGCA or other ICAO CAAs?

TAE Aviation Academy S.A., offers tailored type rating solutions for individuals or Airline Companies. DGCA approved courses are also provided, as well as from other Civil Aviation Authorities worldwide. If you have any inquiry, our team of experts, would be glad to guide you accordingly.

Contact us now for more information.

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