Aviation English


Intensive language programme



  • Training courses for pilots, air traffic controllers and other aviation professionals adapted to meet the requirements of the ICAO published guidelines.
  • Focus on communication and plain English skills for the workplace.
  • Use of standard phraseology in appropriate situations.


Duration: Tailor made for groups
Start times: Flexible
Level: Elementary to Advanced
Workload: 20 hours per week
Class times: 8.50 - 12.50 or 13.30 - 17.30
Class size: maximum 15
Tailor-made Programmes
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If you have any questions, you can also contact us by email niamh.omahony@dcu.ie


Aviation English

ICAO Aviation English course materials

Aviation English

Access to University Facilities

Aviation English

Course certificate

Aviation English

DCULS student card

Aviation English

Free Wi-Fi

What will this course offer you?

  • Role play simulations for listening comprehension.
  • Industry news, global topics and academic support to prepare you for all the situations in the aviation context.
  • Mock interviews and Peer group discussions.
  • Resources for you to achieve and maintain operational level 4 as outlined by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO).

Who should attend this programme?

This course is recommended for students who:
  • want achieve and maintain operational ICAO level 4 English Language Proficiency.
  • want to use English more naturally and confidently in various professional situations


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How Can I Book a Course?

To apply for a course, please complete our online application form here .Once received, our Registration Officer will contact you to confirm your programme and arrange payment.

What types of accommodation can you arrange for me?

We have different categories of accommodation to suit all preferences. Please have a look at the accommodation section on our website for an overview.

Where is Ireland and Dublin Located?

Ireland is an island nation, located beside the United Kingdom in north-west Europe. Ireland has a population of 4.7 million people, of which 1.3 million live in the region of Dublin, the capital city.


Flexible Accommodation Options including staying with an Irish family.