Project Description


The ATPL theory course will provide you with the theoretical knowledge required to work as a commercial pilot in Europe. The training includes 9 months of full time ATPL-theory classroom studies followed by theoretical exams in all 14 subjects.

Our instructors are highly qualified and experienced airline pilots. We have one of the highest percentages of airline experience divided amongst our instructors. This is a key factor for ensuring that our programs are up to date, meeting standards and requirements in a changing aviation industry.

Why Sweden and Stoflight for your training?

Scandinavia, Sweden, is the perfect environment to get the experience you need to become a good Pilot. You will experience hot summers as well as winter operations with low visibility. The weather in Sweden requires prospective pilots to be on their best every time they take flight. Scandinavian weather is often described grey and cold, however for future pilots and training, the climate is exceptional. We strongly believe that the better and more challenging your circumstances are during training prepares you for unforeseen situations that you may encounter as an Airline Pilot on the global market.

  • International Focus – We have over 30 nationalities performing training with us

  • Residential Courses – Our campus offers student accommodation in the vicinity of the training center

  • Focus On People – Flexible and customizable training

  • Student Dedication – High instructor to student ratio

  • Career Opportunities – Stoflight is collaborating with airlines

Stoflight Academy is built on a simple principle, for pilots, by pilots. Management is built and led by active industry professionals always striving for a safer and broader perspective when it comes to aviation training. Are you ready for the next step?

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Our ATPL theory course has fulfills the requirements of ATPL(A) theory laid down in EASA Part-FCL.

The ATPL(A) course covers the following subjects:

  • Air Law
  • Operational Procedures
  • General Navigation
  • Radio Navigation
  • Human Performance
  • Mass and Balance
  • Performance
  • Flight Planning and Monitoring
  • Principles of Flight
  • Meteorology
  • Aircraft General Knowledge
  • Instrumentation
  • Communications
  • Knowledge, Skills and Attitude


Below is a table showing the different subjects during the training and duration expected to complete each subject.

Phase Timeframe
Air Law 42 hours
Operational Procedures 42 hours
General Navigation 90 hours
Radio Navigation 54 hours
Human Performance 42 hours
Mass and Balance 27 hours
Performance 42 hours
Flight Planning and Monitoring 42 hours
Principles of Flight 45 hours
Meteorology 72 hours
Aircraft General Knowledge 72 hours
Instrumentation 72 hours
Communications 15 hours
Knowledge, Skills and Attitude 15 hours
Total estimated 675 hours (9 months)
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In order to be eligible for the ATPL theory course you need to fulfill all the requirements listed below:

Valid Medical Class 1 is required prior to starting your training. Medical Class 1 will be accepted from any EASA country. Do you need more information about obtaining an EASA Medical Class 1? Contact us.
Prior to the start of your training you will need to have a valid ICAO PPL.
In order to issue an EASA license you will need to obtain a language proficiency level which follows the ICAO standard. The minimum level required to start your training is English level 4 (4 out of 6).

The pre-entry requirements are necessary in order for you to start your training at Stoflight. If you have any questions about the requirements, don’t hesitate to contact us and we will answer all your questions.

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All our programs and courses are offered in packages where you as our customer selects one or more packages to best suit your needs.

* If you’re residing outside of the European Union (EU) you will require a student visa to Sweden, this can be administrated by us and for this service we charge 2500 EUR.

The prices listed above are the only fees associated with your training, what you see is what you get, simple as that. We don’t have any hidden fees or extra costs that will be added during the course, you pay for your training as you get it.

Build Your Future With Stoflight Academy

Pilot training is an expensive investment, we know that since most of the staff in our organization has at some point, experienced the same journey. Therefore we understand the investment you are about to make and we respect that investment. Our goal is to deliver the best possible training at a reasonable cost.

Financial student loans are available for Swedish citizens and can be arranged through our partnerships with Swedish banks.

Our staff is here to assist you with any questions you may have, feel free to contact us at with your questions.

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The next available course start for the ATP-Program can be found below,

  • February 28th 2022
  • May 23th 2022

The final date to apply is one month prior to the course start, however we recommend that you apply earlier to secure your slot. If you’re requiring a visa for your studies, the recommendation is to apply three months prior to the course start.

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