English Language Proficiency Rating
We offer an English Language Proficiency Rating to local or international students.
English Language Proficiency Rating – SACAA Requirements
All pilots must be able to understand and use the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) phraseology as well as international commonly practiced English. This test evaluates and assesses the following skills:
How the ICAO Rating Works
|Level 6: Expert||No Retest Required|
|Level 5: Extended||6 Years|
|Level 4: Operational||3 Years|
|Level 3: Pre-Operational||N/A|
|Level 2: Elementary||N/A|
|Level 1: Re-Elementary||N/A|
*ICAO level 3 or below indicates that you cannot fulfil the Aviation English Language Proficiency requirements, so you would need additional English language training before being reassessed.