FTA’s selection program is based on three tiers:
Tier 1 selection element assesses the cadet’s academic suitability. In particular FTA will target the cadet’s academic competence in three areas, English, Mathematics and Physics.
- FTA conducts a series of reading, listening and comprehension assessments to ascertain the cadet’s level of English.
- FTA will administer a series of tests to ascertain the cadet’s proficiency in mathematics and physics.
Tier 2. determines the cadet’s hand to eye coordination and spatial awareness levels. These tests are both computer and paper based and are delivered by senior FTA instructors.
Tier 3. involves a flight grading module. There are three different modules targeted at individuals with varying degrees of previous flying experience.
Note that Tiers 1 & 2 can be delivered worldwide