Generic Trainers

Pennant’s range of generic training equipment offers a blended solution enabling ab-initio students to benefit from a suite of modern, off-the-shelf training aids which provide operation and maintenance training in a secure training environment before students feel capable and confident to transfer onto real-life equipment, building confidence and developing necessary hand skills. These training aids include:

  • basic hand skills devices,
  • virtual reality procedure trainer for aircraft marshalling and ground handling tasks,
  • desktop emulators for fixed and rotary wing aircraft,
  • mechanical and avionic systems for practicing maintenance and fault finding activities.

Students are then equipped to move on and complete their training on high end domain-specific trainers utilising the skills they have learnt on Pennant’s Generic Trainers, lessening the step across to working on the real equipment.

The equipment is used at engineering colleges and academies around the world to support both military specific trade training and more recently has been delivered to support EASA/EMAR, FAA, City & Guilds and CASA MEA Units compliant organisations.