The IR theory is learned by means of a distance learning course. As a basis you will receive the entire theory as a physical teaching aid in several folders and additionally as ebooks. The distance learning platform guides you through the material. The platform includes additional animations, videos and multiple choice tests to check the material learned. The IR theory course includes the following seven subjects at ATPL level.
010 Air law
040 Human performance & limitations
033 Flight planning
Before registering for the official FOCA theory test, you will take final tests at the school. The final tests are computer-based and multiple choice - just like the FOCA exam. The FOCA theory examinations take place regularly in Ittigen near Bern.