Scoot Cadet Pilot Programme

Fancy embarking on a flying career with a fun, vibrant airline? Scoot-Tigerair’s Cadet Pilot Programme may well just be right for you.

Scoot-Tigerair, operate a fleet of long haul, low-cost Boeing 787 aircraft and Airbus A320 family aircraft from their base in Singapore, across the globe. Scoot, the long haul arm currently have 12 787 aircraft in operation and 8 on order, with Tigerair, the short arm operating over 40 A319, A320 and A320 neo aircraft.

The low-cost company has partnered with Singapore Flying College (SFC) to develop the Scoot-Tigerair Cadet Pilot Programme to develop their own talent. Cadets will undergo a newly formed self-funded 18 month training course with SFC. On successful completion of the course you will hold a Commercial Pilot Licence and Instrument Rating. You will then undertake Scoot-Tigerair’s Multicrew Co-operation Course, Type Rating, Base Training and finally Line Training, to ensure you have the necessary skills and qualities to fly Scoot’s Boeing 787 or Tigerair’s Airbus A320.

Scoot-Tigerair say:

If you have the passion for aviation and the ‘Scootitude’ DNA in you, we welcome you to journey with us and progress on to fulfilling your aspiration to be a pilot!

Essential Requirements

  • Minimally 18 years old (as required by regulations in Air Navigation Order).
  • Legally entitled to work in Singapore upon completion of training.
  • GCE ‘O’ level and above. A minimum of 5 Credits in the GCE ‘O’ level or its equivalent at one sitting. These must include English, Mathematics and a Science subject, preferably Physics.
  • Qualify for Class I & II unrestricted medical certification as approved by the Civil Aviation Medical Board (CAMB).
  • Good visual acuity of at least 6/60 without optical aid, correctable to 6/6 and not colour blind.
  • Be able to commit to a period of 18 months of consecutive training with no disruption.
  • Physically and mentally fit.

Desirable Traits

  • A keen learner with a strong passion for aviation
  • A team player who demonstrates composure, confidence and maturity
  • A sense of humour to brighten up the day of everyone around you
  • Definitely the ‘Scootitude’ DNA in you!
Only Shortlisted Candidates will be notified. Do note that shortlisted candidates will be receiving email from us to proceed with a series of online tests.

To be a part of this scheme, use the links below to find out more information and express your interest.

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