FSTD & Training center support

FSTD setup and operation require specialist knowledge and dedicated resources… similar to maintaining and operating an aircraft!


ETOPS offers a full range of services to support Customers FSTD operations and on-going maintenance. In line with the ETOPS philosophy of “show you/help you/do it for you” we can provide consultancy to complete turnkey FSTD maintenance solutions.

ETOPS’ engineering and logistics experts offer onsite support to training centers worldwide. From simulator selection, acceptance, installation, FSTD qualification to daily simulator maintenance, we follow the evolution of technologies and have the experience working on simulators built by different manufacturers on different aircraft types.

ETOPS is well positioned to provide assistance to Customers to set-up their own training centre. Gathering the skills from across the disciplines, at ETOPS we provide you with the appropriate expertise to meet your operation needs:

Ensuring that the building is suitable for the chosen training; not only that it can physically house the intended FSTD(s)
but that it also includes all the facilities required to operate as a “training machine”.
Assist customers to optimize the layout and flow of trainees through the facility.
Ensure adequate facilities for the intended teaching.
Establish an effective FSTD Maintenance operation.
Ensure the appropriate IT infrastructure is catered.
Guide the customer through the regulatory authority requirements.
Recruitment and management of staff to run the centre for daily operational support.

This service can be packaged with our ATO Operation and setup services to form a complete turn-key solution.