Course Calendar

(Downloads:  2017 Calendar)

February
27th

Aircraft Dispatcher 5-week Course – February 2017

February 27 – March 31, 2017Our program is FAA approved for 200 hours. Classes are held from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Computer labs are usually scheduled after 5:00 pm. The duration of the course is 5 weeks. The FAA Aircraft Dispatcher Knowledge Test is usually administered during the first half of the course and the FAA Practical Exam is administered following successful […]

March
13th

Aircraft Dispatcher 3 week Course – March 2017

March 13 – March 31, 2017Classes are held from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Computer labs are usually scheduled after 5:00 pm. The duration of the course is 3 weeks. The FAA Practical Exam is administered following successful completion of the course.Read more about the 3 week course here »

March
15th

Aircraft Dispatcher 2 week Course – March 2017

March 15 – March 28, 2017Classes are held from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Computer labs are usually scheduled after 5:00 pm. The duration of the course is 2 weeks. The FAA Practical Exam is administered following successful completion of the course and after passing the ADX Knowledge Test.Read more about the 2 week course here »

March
22nd

Aircraft Dispatcher 1 week Course – March 2017

March 22 – March 28, 2017This is a quality distance-learning program with minimal residency time required. This course is not limited to experienced individuals who cannot attend our longer courses, but for those students who simply do not have the extra time to attend a full residency course.Read more about the DL +5 course here »

April
2nd

AIFP – April 2017

April 2-3, 2017Our 2 day Advanced International Flight Planning (AIFP) course immediately follows the Aircraft Dispatcher Course, providing valuable information for those individuals who may become dispatchers for an airline conducting international operations.Sheffield School of Aeronautics was the first school to conduct a formal international flight planning course.Read more about the […]

April
4th

Extended Operations (ETOPS) – April 2017

April 4, 2017ETOPS training originated when the FAA decided to grant permission for the airlines to operate twin-engine aircraft, such as the B-757’s, Airbus, etc. over the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, or desolate areas. The operation originally applied to two-engine airplanes flying more than 60 minutes from the nearest adequate airport, but now includes three- or four-engine airplanes […]

April
5th

EWINS Qualification Dispatcher Weather Training – April 2017

April 5 – 7, 2017Sheffield is offering a 3-day EWINS (Enhanced Weather Information Systems) training course. Our course is an EWINS-qualification program, not a 5-35 minute lecture on the theory and concept of EWINS – it is application. After completing the course and receiving a certificate, the individual will not only be more astute at weather analysis, but will be in a more favorable […]

April
17th

Aircraft Dispatcher 5-week Course – April 2017

April 17 – May 19, 2017Our program is FAA approved for 200 hours. Classes are held from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Computer labs are usually scheduled after 5:00 pm. The duration of the course is 5 weeks. The FAA Aircraft Dispatcher Knowledge Test is usually administered during the first half of the course and the FAA Practical Exam is administered following successful […]

May
1st

Aircraft Dispatcher 3 week Course – May 2017

May 1 – May 19, 2017Classes are held from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Computer labs are usually scheduled after 5:00 pm. The duration of the course is 3 weeks. The FAA Practical Exam is administered following successful completion of the course.Read more about the 3 week course here »

May
3rd

Aircraft Dispatcher 2 week Course – May 2017

May 3 – May 16, 2017Classes are held from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Computer labs are usually scheduled after 5:00 pm. The duration of the course is 2 weeks. The FAA Practical Exam is administered following successful completion of the course and after passing the ADX Knowledge Test.Read more about the 2 week course here »

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