Online English Language Learning for the Aviation Industry

EF Education First is the world’s leading provider of language training for companies and the public sector. Our career-specific courses in English for the Aviation industry are the ideal way to improve the language skills Aviation employees need for work.

Built around ICAO language proficiency level 4 and focusing on the specific language used by various types of Aviation employees (e.g. pilots, air traffic controllers, cabin crew), these themed courses give learners the opportunity to focus on the language of their field.


  • When Systems Fail
  • Fuel Exhaustion
  • When Birds Strike
  • Loss of Pressurization
  • Drunk and Disorderly
  • Evacuation!
  • Bomb Alert
  • Icing
  • Stormy Weather
  • Turbulence
  • A Day in the Life of a Pilot
  • A Day in the Life of an Air Traffic Controller


  • Boarding and greeting passengers
  • Handling passenger requests
  • Offering assistance to passengers
  • Selling onboard merchandise
  • Seating and associated rules
  • Handling health and medical issues
  • Buckling up and electronic devices
  • Dealing with passenger concerns
  • Serving a meal and customer service
  • Explaining emergency procedures
  • Dealing with dietary restrictions
  • Landing and connecting flights


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Learning online

EF’s award-winning Virtual School is the most flexible way to learn a language. With live teacher-led classes 24/7, Aviation employees who are constantly traveling or administrative workers in offices can study anytime and anywhere it is convenient for them. Our Virtual School contains over 2000 hours of study content, oral and written evaluations, speech recognition software and Hollywood-style movies to make sure that students learn, fast.


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