Mentored Programme

Ryanair Pilot Mentored Programme


Europe’s No 1 Airline, Ryanair is partnered with Atlantic Flight Training Academy in recruiting and training prospective pilots in a mentored programme.

The ab-initio and Gateway programmes are exclusively offered at AFTA and facilitate would be pilots to join the Ryanair mentorship scheme as a cadet.

During their training, all Ryanair mentored cadets will be trained by AFTA instructors using Ryanair standard operating procedures. On successful completion of pilot training and a final Ryanair assessment, you will have attained a standard where you are ready to join the Ryanair Boeing 737 type-rating programme.


This programme is for individuals who hold an EU/EEA Passport with the unrestricted right to live and work in Europe.


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