The Emirates Airlines National Cadet Programme is open to to United Arab Emirates Nationals only and provides a very attractive benefits package. It is no secret that money is not a problem to some Middle Eastern countries so imagine the benefits that comes with this program.
Emirates uses this program to mould the perfect Professional Pilot with a training program spanning over four years! The program is an ‘ab initio’ program which allows applicants to apply with little to no flying experience. Emirates, just like Cathay Pacific Airways, operate a fleet of wide body aircraft and is the airline with the largest Boeing 777 fleet.
The minimum requirements to be eligible for this program:
- A valid UAE passport and Khulasat Al Qaid (Family book)
- 17-29 years
- Minimum: Grade 12 secondary school certificate
- Good command of written and spoken English
- Medically fit
This program is highly recommended to UAE Nationals wanting to become pilots! Apply here!