EASA approved

MCC/JOC Course

The combined MCC/JOC course is conducted using an iPad/tablet while taught by our highly experienced, EASA approved instructors.

All Simtech instructors are vastly experienced Airline and Corporate Jet Pilots on many different aircraft types. Their experience is used to demonstrate particular scenarios and add relevance to the concepts covered in the manual. You will be encouraged to participate in discussions as much as possible and to share your experiences with the class.

Conveniently located next to Dubin International Airport, Simtech’s purpose built 1,860sqm Pilot Training Centre of Excellence has been designed from the ground up to maximise your learning, comfort and flexibility.

Own iPad/tablet required throughout the course.

Course Summary

The combined MCC/JOC course is taught by our highly experienced, EASA approved instructors offering vast experience and a wealth of knowledge and skills to share with cadets in the simulator and the ground school classroom. During the course, you will be encouraged to participate in discussions as much as possible and to share your experiences with the class.

The MCC/JOC takes place over 10 consecutive days, offering 25 hours of ground school training and 28 hours of simulator-based training. The MCC training is 20 hours and is conducted on the XJ simulator. The JOC training is 8 hours and is completed on the 737-800 FTD-1 simulator.

Entry Requirements

This is a Modular MCC course. Cadets are required to meet the following requirements:

  • ELP Certificate (Level 4)
  • Licence (PPL/CPL)
  • MEIR Instrument Rating

Please note: Documentation indicating that the MEIR test has been passed will suffice if time has not allowed the Rating to be placed on the Licence. However, your MCC Certificate will not be issued until a copy of the Licence including the MEIR has been received.


The total cost of the EASA MCC/JOC course is €3,995. A €1,000 deposit is required for all bookings and will be deducted from the overall balance when a course is booked. Please note there is no penalty should a cadet wish to change course date within two weeks of the original start date.

Hotel accommodation for 11 nights is an additional cost of €825 for twin room accommodation or €1,309 for a single room.

Simtech Buddy Special
Cadets who book in pairs receive €75 each off the MCC/JOC


Your accommodation cost for the full duration of your course, includes twin or single room accommodation, buffet breakfast and all transfers between Dublin Airport, the 4-star Clayton Hotel Dublin Airport and Simtech Aviation. (Please see single room supplement costs on the booking page).

Included in the accommodation cost:

  • Twin/Single Room
  • Bus Transfers
  • Buffet Breakfast
  • WiFi

Hotel Facilities:

  • 3 Restaurants
  • Fitness Suite
  • Room Service
  • Bar
  • Coffee Dock/Lounge
  • Free 24/7 Airport Shuttle Bus
Your Booking
MCC/JOC Course €3,995

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Course Dates



20 Jun - 29 Jun


02 Jul - 11 Jul


07 Aug - 16 Aug



12 Sep - 21 Sep

Additional MCC/JOC dates are available on request.
Please email [email protected] stating your preferred date.