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PILOT LANGUAGE TRAINING AND TESTING FOR ICAO COMPLIANCE BALANCING OPERATIONS WITH EFFECTIVE IMPLEMENTATION. RANDY STONE - EATS 2009. SUBTITLE. GUIDE FOR TRAINING MANAGERS : CHOOSING THE RIGHT AVIATION ENGLISH E-LEARNING PACKAGE FOR PILOTS. INTRODUCTION. I HAVE A DREAM !

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PILOT LANGUAGE TRAINING AND TESTING FOR ICAO COMPLIANCE

BALANCING OPERATIONS WITH EFFECTIVE IMPLEMENTATION

RANDY STONE - EATS 2009

subtitle
SUBTITLE

GUIDE FOR TRAINING MANAGERS :

CHOOSING THE RIGHT AVIATION ENGLISH E-LEARNING PACKAGE FOR PILOTS

introduction
INTRODUCTION

I HAVE A DREAM !

THAT ALL PILOTS AND AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLLERS WILL SPEAK PERFECT ICAO ENGLISH

introduction1
INTRODUCTION
  • ICAO LANGUAGE RECOMMENDATIONS
  • LANGUAGE TESTING
  • LANGUAGE LEARNING
  • AVIATION ENGLISH PRODUCT SOURCES
  • TRAINING MANAGER’S CHECKLIST
introduction2
INTRODUCTION
  • LANGUAGE TRAINING REQUIRES COMMITMENT, INNOVATION, TIME AND PRACTICE
  • DIFFICULT FOR AIRLINES TO PROGRAMME
icao language proficiency recommendations
ICAO LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY RECOMMENDATIONS
  • PILOTS AND ATC
  • DEMONSTRATE ICAO LEVEL 4, 5, 6
  • ENGLISH OR GROUND STATION LANGUAGE
  • INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTS
  • EVERY 3 OR 6 YEARS
an overview of language assessment1
AN OVERVIEW OF LANGUAGE ASSESSMENT

TYPICAL AVIATION ENGLISH TESTS:

  • INTERACTIVE SCENARIO
  • STIMULOUS TO ELICIT LANGUAGE SAMPLE
  • LISTENING COMPREHENSION
  • QUALITY = RATERS
an overview of language assessment2
AN OVERVIEW OF LANGUAGE ASSESSMENT

THERE ARE MANY TESTS ON THE MARKET:

  • TOEFA
  • RELTA
  • VERSANT
  • TEA
  • TEAP
  • PELTOP
  • …………..

THE ONLY ONE SUITABLE FOR YOUR PILOTS IS ONE THAT IS ACCREDITED BY YOUR AVIATION AUTHORITY!

warning
WARNING
  • ICAO DOES NOT ACCREDIT LANGUAGE TESTS, TESTING ORGANISATIONS OR TRAINING ORGANISATIONS.
  • EACH NATIONAL AUTHORITY MAKES ITS OWN TESTING ARRANGEMENTS SOMETIMES ACCREDITING COMMERCIAL TESTS
  • TEST RESULTS NOT INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNISED
what is language learning
WHAT IS LANGUAGE LEARNING?
  • NOT JUST ACQUIRING VOCABULARY AND GRAMMAR…..
  • INTERACTION WITH COURSE MATERIAL
    • AS OFTEN AS POSSIBLE
    • AS MANY DIFFERENT WAYS POSSIBLE

PRACTICE MAKES PERFECT

what is language learning1
WHAT IS LANGUAGE LEARNING?
  • Content-based most effective
  • English for Special Purposes is not a short cut
  • NO “magic bullet”, no substitute for a serious and mature commitment of time and effort.
  • 100 – 200 hours activities needed to show progress 
what is language learning2
WHAT IS LANGUAGE LEARNING?

PROGRESS

  • Environment.
  • Time.
  • Personality
  • Learner style.
  • Programme content.
  • First language literacy and educational background
what is language learning3
WHAT IS LANGUAGE LEARNING?
  • Motivation.
  • Current level of language proficiency,
  • Attitude to the target language culture,
  • Study habits
  • Degree of cultural isolation.
what is language learning4
WHAT IS LANGUAGE LEARNING?

JUST DO IT!

  • PRONUNCIATION
  • STRUCTURE
  • VOCABULARY
  • FLUENCY
  • COMPREHENSION
  • INTERACTION

YES YOU CAN!

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TYPICAL PERCEPTIONS OF LANGUAGE LEARNING

  • Classroom-based
  • Teacher-led
  • Book-based
  • Intensive
  • Extended periods
  • Immersion in country
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LANGUAGE TRAINING PROBLEMS FOR AIRLINES

  • Instructors
  • Facilities
  • Logistics: many pilots
  • Training materials
  • Pilot motivation
  • Incentives/disincentives
  • Needs analysis – correct levels
an overview of e learning
AN OVERVIEW OF E-LEARNING
  • ADVANTAGES
  • Video
  • Audio
  • Visuals
  • Colour
  • Dynamic images
  • Greater functionality than books
  • Self-paced learning
  • Immediate feedback
an overview of e learning1
AN OVERVIEW OF E-LEARNING
  • DISADVANTAGES
  • Look like books on the internet with no functionality and lack of interactivity
  • Some products claim speaking is achieved by listen and repeat!
  • Lack of human interaction
  • Motivation difficult without peers
  • No teacher feedback or guidance
the compromise self study vs tutoring
THE COMPROMISE : SELF STUDY VS TUTORING
  • Combine e-learning with tutoring
    • Overcomes the disadvantages
    • Maximizes the advantages
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TRAINING PRODUCTS ON THE MARKET

  • SMEs + language experts
  • Engaging
  • Pilot-centric
  • Listening & Speaking
  • RT and work-related
  • Address the 6 ICAO criteria
  • Progress reviews
  • Feedback and support
training products on the market
TRAINING PRODUCTS ON THE MARKET
  • GOOGLE :

« Aviation English testing and training »

    • JEPPESEN
    • RMIT
    • MAYFLOWER
    • DYNED
    • IATA
    • ……………..
the training manager s check list
THE TRAINING MANAGER’S CHECK LIST
  • Flexible √
  • Portable √
  • The human touch (Tutoring) √
  • Cost effective √
  • Functional √
  • Progress reports √
  • Address the 6 ICAO skills √
  • Dynamic √
  • Industry standard √
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RANDY STONE

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