The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and Vietjet, Vietnam’s top new-age airline, have inked a training agreement designating Vietjet Aviation Academy as IATA’s newest Regional Training Partner (RTP) in Vietnam.
Vietjet Aviation Academy will provide IATA Training programmes created by industry professionals as an IATA RTP. These are globally recognised training courses that are regularly updated to reflect new standards, regulations, and the aviation industry’s swiftly shifting needs.
Philip Goh, Regional Vice President for Asia – Pacific of IATA, said, “We are delighted to partner with Vietjet Aviation Academy to provide training in Vietnam. Having enough trained personnel is key as the aviation industry recovers from COVID-19. Our cooperation with Vietjet Aviation Academy will further support the development of aviation talent in Vietnam and in the region.”
Vietjet Vice President cum Chairman of Vietjet Aviation Academy Luong The Phuc shared at the ceremony, “Human Resources are always the focus of Vietjet’s all development plans as well as the aviation industry in general. At Vietjet Aviation Academy, we are providing our trainees with the best learning environment, where everyone can attend IATA courses, receive IATA international certificates and access the most modern training equipment in the aviation industry.”
Vietjet Aviation Academy is the leading modern training and research institute in the region and over the world, currently owning three cockpit simulators (SIM) for pilot training, aircraft and passenger cabin mockups, engines, technical parts and functional training rooms, an olympic standard wave pool, a stadium, and engineer training center, etc. which meet international standard training programs for pilots, cabin crews, rosters, engineers, and aviation staffs. Vietjet Aviation Academy not only meets the training and human resource development needs of Vietjet Air but also the aviation industry in the region and the world. To date, Vietjet Aviation Academy has provided training for nearly 395,000 trainee pilots, cabin crews, engineers, staff.
With the vision of a pioneering academy in the aviation training, a strategic location in the region and the world, and aligned with IATA Training internationally recognized programs, Vietjet Aviation Academy will be a gathering place for international students to practice, study, create and conquer their dreams of flying and conquering the sky.
The cooperation event between Vietjet Aviation Academy and IATA is part of the sustainable development roadmap, research and application of aviation science and technology, training professional and creative aviation human resources to succeed and shine.