ATP-CTP Course

B737 students in the simulator.

B737 students in the simulator.

The ATP-CTP (Airline Transport Pilot/Certified Training Program) course is required for anyone seeking an Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) certificate with multi-engine privileges.  The Training program is required prior to taking the ATP knowledge test.

The program serves as a prerequisite for the multi-engine ATP written exam which covers aerodynamics, automation, adverse weather conditions, air carrier operations, transport airplane performance, professionalism, leadership and development.

Of the 10 hours of simulator training, six (6) hours must be completed in a Level C or higher full flight simulator that represents a multi-engine, turbine airplane with a maximum takeoff weight of at least 40,000 pounds.

For additional information about the training, FAA resources are available at


Experienced instructional staff with extensive experience in transport aircraft and airline operations will conduct the training and preparation for the ATP test. Our primary training facility is the Delta Air Lines Training Center, which is one of the finest training centers in the world.

To be eligible to take this training you must:

  • Hold a FAA Private or Commercial Pilot Certificate
  • Hold an Airplane Multiengine Land Rating
  • Hold an Instrument Airplane Rating
  • Read, speak, write, and understand the English language
  • Be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident

The course fee of $4995 includes:

  • 30 hours of classroom training
  • 10 hours of simulator training (six full-motion and four FTD)
  • All required materials and supplies

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