Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 Type Rating training

Acquire your Type Rating at airBaltic Training –subsidiary of airBaltic airline!

AirBaltic Training offers full and abridged Type Rating Courses for Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 aircraft. The training is being performed by instructors with serious experience that regularly operate appropriate type in airBaltic.

Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 course is above the JAA and EU-OPS requirements.

Course prerequisites (for JAR-FCL and EU national licences)*:

  • MCC certificate
  • ATPL, MPL or CPL with valid ME IR
  • Theoretical ATPL exam
  • Valid MED certificate
  • English: at least ICAO Level 4
  • MCC certificate

*For other licences - according to national regulations

Course content:

1. Theoretical Ground Course
Duration: 10 days, including exam
Location: CBT, minimum 2 days in Riga, Latvia

2. Flight Training
Flight Training Device: 21 hours (3 sessions)
Full Flight Simulator: 40 hours (10 sessions), including Test
Location: Riga (ground school) and Stockholm (FFS)

3. Base Training*
Duration: 1.5 hours (6 or 4 TO/GO)**
Location: Riga International Airport

* airBaltic Training provides Aircraft training only to graduates of our Type Rating programs.
** A pilot with more than 500 hours flight time on similar types and excess of 1500 hours total flight time should complete at least 4 landings including one full – stop landing. Others: 6 landings including one full – stop landing.


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Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 Type Rating training