737-800 Virtual Type Rating Course

Flying the Boeing 737-800 Simulator: Gain Practical Insights

Have you ever dreamed of piloting a commercial jet, feeling the rush as the engines roar to life, and guiding a state-of-the-art aircraft through the skies? The 737-800 Virtual Type Rating Flight Simulator Program is your gateway to experiencing the thrill of flying one of the world’s most popular and sophisticated jetliners, the Boeing 737-800.

Who Is This Program For?

Whether you’re an aviation enthusiast, a curious hobbyist, or someone looking to take the first step into a career in aviation, this program is crafted to provide you with a realistic and immersive experience.

No prior aviation experience is required, as our expert instructors will guide you through every phase of the flight.

Recommended: To gain a deeper understand of the Boeing 737-800 Simulator systems, we recommend you attend the 4-Hour Airline Pilot Introductory Course.

Flying the Boeing 737-800 Simulator: Gain Practical Insights

Have you ever dreamed of piloting a commercial jet, feeling the rush as the engines roar to life, and guiding a state-of-the-art aircraft through the skies? The 737-800 Virtual Type Rating Flight Simulator Program is your gateway to experiencing the thrill of flying one of the world’s most popular and sophisticated jetliners, the Boeing 737-800.

Who Is This Program For?

Whether you’re an aviation enthusiast, a curious hobbyist, or someone looking to take the first step into a career in aviation, this program is crafted to provide you with a realistic and immersive experience.

No prior aviation experience is required, as our expert instructors will guide you through every phase of the flight.

Recommended: To gain a deeper understand of the Boeing 737-800 Simulator systems, we recommend you attend the 4-Hour Airline Pilot Introductory Course..

What Will You Learn?

Our practical training program is structured into multiple phases. Phase 1 comprise five engaging modules, each designed to build your skills in key areas:

Module #1 – Basic Handling and Takeoff: Learn the fundamental skills of launching and returning the aircraft safely to the ground.

Module #2 – General Handling and Basic Autopilot:
Develop a feel for the aircraft through hands-on control, managing turns, climbs, and descents. Familiarize yourself with the Boeing 737’s basic autopilot system, enabling smooth and controlled flight.


Module #3 – ILS Approach Using Autopilot: Learn precision approaches and the flow of traffic patterns around the airport.

Module #4 – Visual Circuit Training and Practice: Introduction to visual circuit. Learn to fly a visual circuit and practice touch-and gos.

Module #5 – Check Ride & Graduation: Undergo a check ride to evaluate your flying proficiency. Receive a Certificate of Completion upon successfully passing the check ride!

What Will You Learn?

Our practical training program is structured into multiple phases. Phase 1 comprise five engaging modules, each designed to build your skills in key areas:

Module #1 – Basic Handling and Takeoff: Learn the fundamental skills of launching and returning the aircraft safely to the ground.

Module #2 – General Handling and Basic Autopilot:
Develop a feel for the aircraft through hands-on control, managing turns, climbs, and descents. Familiarize yourself with the Boeing 737’s basic autopilot system, enabling smooth and controlled flight.


Module #3 – ILS Approach Using Autopilot: Learn precision approaches and the flow of traffic patterns around the airport.

Module #4 – Visual Circuit Training and Practice: Introduction to visual circuit. Learn to fly a visual circuit and practice touch-and gos.

Module #5 – Check Ride & Graduation: Undergo a check ride to evaluate your flying proficiency. Receive a Certificate of Completion upon successfully passing the check ride!

Realistic Flight Environment


Using cutting-edge flight simulation technology, our program places you in the cockpit of the Boeing 737-800 simulator, complete with authentic controls, visuals, and sound. Experience flying in different weather conditions, and execute challenging flight scenarios.

Your Aviation Journey Begins Here

With safety as our priority, we ensure a supportive and educational environment that respects your pace and curiosity.

Under the guidance of professional pilots and instructors, you will gain insights into the world of aviation, a field that combines technology, skill, and art.

Embark on an unforgettable adventure as you unlock the secrets of flight.

The sky is not the limit; it’s just the beginning.

Welcome aboard the 737-800 Virtual Type Rating Flight Simulator Program.

Your cockpit awaits!

Course Outline: 737-800 Virtual Type Rating Course

Phase 1 – Solo Circuit Training

Below is a 5-hour practical phase outline to train students on these essential skills. Note that the training is divided into different modules, each focusing on a specific area of operation, and designed for individuals with no prior aviation experience.

This course offers a 5-hour simulator training experience, designed to be flexible and accommodating, allowing you to complete it in one-hour increments at a pace that suits your convenience..

Upon successful completion of Phase 1, you will gain the ability to fly solo in our 737-800 simulator without instructor supervision, and even share the exhilarating experience of flight with a guest.

Module 1: Basic Handling and Takeoff (1 hour)


Introduction to Flight Controls (20 minutes)

Control surfaces and primary flight controls
Basic aircraft manoeuvring
Steering on the ground (taxiing)

Takeoff Procedures (40 minutes)

Pre-takeoff checks
Throttle management
Rotation and climb-out
Post-takeoff procedures

Module 2: General Handling and Basic Autopilot (1 hour)

General Handling (30 minutes)

Straight and level flight
Turns, climbs, and descents
Effects of control inputs

Basic Autopilot Operations (30 minutes)

Introduction to the autopilot system
Engaging and disengaging autopilot
Setting altitude, heading, and speed

Module 3: ILS Approach Using Autopilot (1 hour)

Introduction to ILS (15 minutes)

Explanation of Instrument Landing System (ILS)
How to interpret ILS indicators

Flying the ILS Approach (45 minutes)

Setting up the autopilot for ILS approach
Aligning with the localiser and glide-slope
Monitoring the approach and preparing for landing

Module 4: Visual Circuit Training and Practice (1 hour)


Visual Circuit Training (30 minutes)

Introduction to the circuit pattern
Flying a proper circuit including downwind, base, and final legs

Visual Circuit Practice – Touch & Gos (30 minutes)

How to configure the 737-800 for a go-around
Visual Circuit Training Practice – Touch & Gos

Module 5: Check Ride & Graduation (1 Hour)

Check ride and evaluation
Review of key learning points

Personalised feedback and areas for improvement
Distribution of Completion Certificate

Course Benefits:

  1. Hands-on experience: Gain first-hand experience in executing in-cockpit tasks using our state-of-the-art Boeing 737-800 Simulator.
  2. Develop problem-solving skills: Learn how to manage and troubleshoot various aircraft systems during different phases of flight.
  3. Boost confidence: Familiarize yourself with the Boeing 737-800 aircraft, enhancing your confidence in handling the aircraft’s systems and procedures.
  4. Networking opportunities: Connect with like-minded individuals who share a passion for aviation, potentially leading to valuable connections in the industry.
  5. Pathway to a rewarding career: This introductory course can serve as a stepping stone towards a professional pilot training program and a rewarding career in the aviation industry.

Course Outline: 737-800 Virtual Type Rating Course

Phase 1 – Solo Circuit Training

Below is a 5-hour practical phase outline to train students on these essential skills. Note that the training is divided into different modules, each focusing on a specific area of operation, and designed for individuals with no prior aviation experience.

This course offers a 5-hour simulator training experience, designed to be flexible and accommodating, allowing you to complete it in one-hour increments at a pace that suits your convenience.

Upon successful completion of Phase 1, you will gain the ability to fly solo in our 737-800 simulator without instructor supervision, and even share the exhilarating experience of flight with a guest.

Module 1: Basic Handling and Takeoff (1 hour)

Introduction to Flight Controls (20 minutes)

Control surfaces and primary flight controls
Basic aircraft manoeuvring
Steering on the ground (taxiing)

Takeoff Procedures (40 minutes)

Pre-takeoff checks
Throttle management
Rotation and climb-out
Post-takeoff procedures

Module 2: General Handling and Basic Autopilot (1 hour)

General Handling (30 minutes)

Straight and level flight
Turns, climbs, and descents
Effects of control inputs

Basic Autopilot Operations (30 minutes)

Introduction to the autopilot system
Engaging and disengaging autopilot
Setting altitude, heading, and speed

Module 3: ILS Approach Using Autopilot (1 hour)

Introduction to ILS (15 minutes)

Explanation of Instrument Landing System (ILS)
How to interpret ILS indicators

Flying the ILS Approach (45 minutes)

Setting up the autopilot for ILS approach
Aligning with the localiser and glide-slope
Monitoring the approach and preparing for landing

Module 4: Visual Circuit Training and Practice (1 hour)

Visual Circuit Training (30 minutes)

Introduction to the circuit pattern
Flying a proper circuit including downwind, base, and final legs

Visual Circuit Practice – Touch & Gos (30 minutes)

How to configure the 737-800 for a go-around
Visual Circuit Training Practice – Touch & Gos

Module 5: Check Ride & Graduation (1 Hour)

Check ride and evaluation
Review of key learning points

Personalised feedback and areas for improvement
Distribution of Completion Certificate

Course Benefits:

  1. Hands-on experience: Gain first-hand experience in executing in-cockpit tasks using our state-of-the-art Boeing 737-800 Simulator.
  2. Develop problem-solving skills: Learn how to manage and troubleshoot various aircraft systems during different phases of flight.
  3. Boost confidence: Familiarize yourself with the Boeing 737-800 aircraft, enhancing your confidence in handling the aircraft’s systems and procedures.
  4. Networking opportunities: Connect with like-minded individuals who share a passion for aviation, potentially leading to valuable connections in the industry.
  5. Pathway to a rewarding career: This introductory course can serve as a stepping stone towards a professional pilot training program and a rewarding career in the aviation industry.

Who Should Attend?

Who Should Attend?

Students interested in aviation

Aviation and flight simulator enthusiasts

Aspiring airline cadet pilot and commercial pilot candidates

Students interested in aviation

Aviation and flight simulator enthusiasts

Aspiring airline cadet pilot and commercial pilot candidates

WingsAcademy.sg’s
737-800 Virtual Type Rating Course

Course Venue:
WingsAcademy.sg
15, Changi Business Park Crescent. #05-05.
Haite Building
Singapore 486006

Course Fees: S$600 Per Person
(Comprising 5 x 60-Minute Simulator Training with Instructor)

Certification of Completion will be issued to successful participants.