Training Courses

In-depth, Specialised and Turn-key Training!

At Alt Academy, offer advanced pilot training, equipping pilots to confidently operate Multi-Crew aircraft. By developing crews of the highest professional standards, Alt. Academy is committed to advancing the airline industry not only on the continent but also in the world arena.

Our programmes provide a turn-key solution for airline operations which includes initial and recurrent training for all Boeing 737 and A-320 series type aircraft.

See our available programs below

Should you wish to enrol for any of our pilot courses, please download and complete the Alt Academy Training Request Form here.

Return the form to along with a clear copy of your licence, and last 3 pages of your logbook

From Boeing to Airbus, choose from one of our simulators.

Find out more about the faculty and the team that makes it all happen.

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Frequently asked questions

Unfortunately we do not have a bursary programme for Alt. Pilot Training, nor do we provide work experience.
We provide advanced training, therefore we require you to be qualified at least as a Commercial Pilot before commencing your training with us. You would need to do your initial training and hour building at a flight school before enrolling with us.
Yes, we are able to provide a list of Guest Houses and Hotels in the vicinity.
Yes, our courses are approved by various civil aviation authorities.
Please contact us for a quote, we’ll be able to advise on course dates.
If you have to cancel or postpone your training and you notify us more than 10 business days before the start of the course we will refund you in full. If you notify us less than 10 business days before the start of the course you will be liable for the cost of course material and a cancellation fee of 50% of the course fee. Should you withdraw after commencement of classes you will not be eligible for a refund as we will not be able to fill your position at that stage.
We are not able to apply for a visa on your behalf. Once you have registered and paid we could provide you with a letter confirming your enrolment with us. You may use this letter as motivation in your visa application.
Payment for training programmes will be due within thirty (30) days of the date of invoice or no later than ten (10) business days prior to the commencement of the training programme. All fees and payments must be paid in full prior to the commencement of the training programme, failing which your placement on the training programme will not be guaranteed.

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Flight Instructor Team

The team
With over 70 years of airline experience, our specialised team can provide you with world renowned quality training ranging from ground training facilitators to flight instructors.
Our training team is led by Captain Glen Warden and Captain Paul Dore who ensure that a seamless and professional training experience is provided to all our clients. Together they lead a dynamic team of highly trained instructors who are all active pilots at the forefront of airline operations.

Our Team of Fight Instructors boasts more than:

60 000 Hours on Boeing 737’s

10 000 Hours of flight training on modern narrow bodied aircraft

70 Years of Airline experience

Captain Paul Dore

External Training Manager
In an industry where hours matter, Paul Dore has more than put in his time. Over the years he has accumulated 18 000 accident-free hours of which 7 000 were on helicopters and 6 000 are as a flight instructor. Aside from experience, Paul has an innate instinct for flight and training that we have come to rely on at Alt. Pilot Training.
Paul has been involved in the Aviation industry since 1975. After starting in the military – a tough and thorough training ground – he progressed through Corporate Aviation industry to the Airlines. He has been actively involved with flying training since 1980 on both fixed wing aircraft and helicopters. He attained Designated Examiner status with the SACAA in 1992.

Captain Glen Warden

Manager of Commercial Operations
Captain Glen Warden, Manager of Commercial Operations, understands first-hand the demands of a career in aviation. In an industry that is high-octane and where the stakes are high, he brings a lifetime of experience, savvy and innovative solutions to the team at Alt. Pilot Training.
Glen has been in the industry for over 40 years, with over 30 years as advanced instructor both in the South African Air Force, and the civilian aviation sector. Having studied at Universities of Stellenbosch Business School, Newport (California), Dallas Fort Worth, he has wide commercial business experience in providing innovative, value-add training solutions.