• Pilot & Cadet Products

Essential Airline Interview Coaching – For Pilots
Option B – ‘Course Only’ (Video Course Only)

  • Your first coaching  is via our on-demand coaching course
  • You will be redirected to our ‘courses website’

 

We teach you the foundation skills and techniques airlines require you to use during your assessment day.

By the end of the course, you will have the tools, examples and training to control the narrative and perform at your best.

  • Completing the on-demand course also ensures you are ready to get the most out of Individual Intensive Coaching
  • If you have received a last minute airline interview… no need to wait for an appointment and hope we have space, get started now!
  • Allow 2-4 days to complete  (21 days access from time of order)
  • Everyone learns at a different pace, this way your preparation is not rushed and every element is covered

 

The video course consists of:

  • 14 – bite sized videos – preparing you for every aspect of behavioural pilot interviews
    • STAR or SAR Method | Why hire you? | Tell us about yourself?
    • Conflict on the flight deck? | Deviation from SOP’s? | Your strengths?
    • Handling scenario Questions | Managing Group Exercises
    • How to know you have selected a powerful yet safe example, and much more
  • Prompt cards reinforcing SOP’s and Top Tips
  • Downloadable Checklist
  • Downloadable ‘How to Manage Interview Nerves”
  • 3 Bonus Videos covering

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Boeing 737 First Officer – 2022
Successful in obtaining roles for BOTH airlines!
An SO and FO role (Australian Major airline)
Thank you so much for your help Kirsty. I can’t recommend your product enough.
The On-Demand coaching bundle, Interview Notes and 1-on-1 coaching is literally the perfect combination that allowed me to prepare for my interviews.  At least every answer I had procured was modified in some way after viewing your material, I honestly couldn’t have done it without you! So THANK YOU!
J.

Pilot or Cadet Pilot – Mentor Session
30 Minutes via Zoom

With Aviations’ most experienced Pilot Career Coach, Kirsty Ferguson.

  • This session is organised via ZOOM.
  • Following your order you will be redirect to the 30 min appointment calendar

 

A Mentor Session tailored solely to the questions or issues you are facing as a pilot or aspiring pilot.

Helping you gain clarity, confidence and perspective about a career hiccup, which airline to apply to, how to manage a termination, stand down or medical issue and the options for starting a flying career.  It’s up to you what we talk through.

I always say, ‘If you are not sure, just ask me before making a decision’

Resume Template Pack – Pilots & Cadets

Our resume templates have been designed specifically for each level of a Pilots GA or Airline Career with collaboration with Airline HR, Chief Pilots and Pilot Recruitment Teams.

  • You will require basic level competency with using Microsoft WORD, and don’t worry if you cannot fill it in perfectly, you return it to us at info@pinstripesolutions.com to edit and amend the document to ensure it is up to professional standards.
  • We also ensure the design is changed so it is unique to you.

 

This product is a professional cost-effective alternative to full resume re-writes that cost anywhere from $550-$900 each.

Aviation Interview Success Workbook

  • Use as a stand alone product as you start to prepare for your interview
  • Use in preparation for your ‘individual coaching session’
  • Or as you watch the Essential Coaching Video course. You can take notes and keep them for use in future interviews (we have pilot still using this workbook after 15 years! As they progress in their careers)

Essential Airline Interview Coaching – For Pilots
Option A – ‘Course Bundle’ (Video Course + Workbook)

  • Your first coaching  is via our on-demand coaching course
  • The bundle includes the Video Course and Aviation Interview Success Workbook (download)
  • You will be redirected to our ‘courses website’

 

We teach you the foundation skills and techniques airlines require you to use during your assessment day.

By the end of the course, you will have the tools, examples and training to control the narrative and perform at your best.

  • Completing the on-demand course also ensures you are ready to get the most out of Individual Intensive Coaching
  • If you have received a last minute airline interview… no need to wait for an appointment and hope we have space, get started now!
  • Allow 2-4 days to complete  (21 days access from time of order)
  • Everyone learns at a different pace, this way your preparation is not rushed and every element is covered

 

The video course consists of:

  • Our best seller! The Aviation Interview Success Workbook – Yours to download and keep
  • 14 – bite sized videos – preparing you for every aspect of behavioural pilot interviews
    • STAR or SAR Method | Why hire you? | Tell us about yourself?
    • Conflict on the flight deck? | Deviation from SOP’s? | Your strengths?
    • Handling scenario Questions | Managing Group Exercises
    • How to know you have selected a powerful yet safe example, and much more
  • Prompt cards reinforcing SOP’s and Top Tips
  • Downloadable Checklist
  • Downloadable ‘How to Manage Interview Nerves”
  • 3 Bonus Videos covering

_________________________________________________________________________

Boeing 737 First Officer – 2022
Successful in obtaining roles for BOTH airlines!
An SO and FO role (Australian Major airline)
Thank you so much for your help Kirsty. I can’t recommend your product enough.
The On-Demand coaching bundle, Interview Notes and 1-on-1 coaching is literally the perfect combination that allowed me to prepare for my interviews.  At least every answer I had procured was modified in some way after viewing your material, I honestly couldn’t have done it without you! So THANK YOU!
J.

Coaching for Australian Pilots preparing to work in the USA under the E3 Visa

45 Minutes HR or Technical Questions Coaching

This session is designed for those either:

  • Considering the transition to the USA and wanting to discuss the terms of the E3, working in the US, what US airlines cover, the cultural aspects of fitting into the airlines and how your family can transition.

OR

  • Those who already have a on-line interview or in-person Roadshow interview with a US recruitment team and wish to prepare for the technical questions portion of the assessment.

Australian Defence Force – Interview Success Workbook
For Pilots and Air Crew

Did you know that the ADF like you to use a specific format when answering questions during the Officer Selection Board interview process?

Work through exercises that help you:

  • Select strong examples.
  • Understand what behaviours the OSB is looking for
  • Handle the big open ended questions factually such as; Tell us about yourself?
  • Define your strengths & weaknesses.
  • Decide why you wish to build a Defence Force career.
  • Manage career hiccups or inconsistencies.
  • Presentation Guide.

Pilot Interview Feedback Notes

  • Please download each PDF within 7 days as the links will expire and CANNOT BE EXTENDED
  • Select from the available airlines via the dropdown list to purchase.
  • Please note that not all elements of the interview are available for every airline.
  • Our pilot notes are provided by actual Pilots who have attended recent airline interviews and reported their feedback.

 

Our best seller!
Pilot Interview Feedback consists of PDF feedback documents provided by Pilots who have undertaken the recruitment process for 40+ airlines domestically and internationally.

These notes can cover (not all elements available for every airline):

  • SIM Outlines
  • Group Exercises
  • Scenario Questions
  • Panel Interview Questions
  • Phone or Video Interviews
  • Aptitude Testing
  • Technical Questions etc.
  • Psychometric testing tips
  • Airline Recruitment Tips/News

 

ADF Entry Mentor Session – 30 Minutes
With our ADF Specialist Coach

  • This session is organised via Zoom and your appointment is organised via email.

 

Considering applying as an Officer at ADFA for either a Pilot or Air Crew Role?

There are around 200 Officer roles across the Army, Navy and Airforce. The first step is applying and facing the challenges of the “Assessment Day” & “Officer Selection Board” Process.

That’s where we come in.

Our ADF expert is at the coalface of the ADF and can answer all of your questions about:

  • How to apply
  • What the different roles are
  • Life in the Defence Forces
  • Explain the different flying roles and air crew roles
  • Discuss what the ADF looks for in an Officer candidate

 

And cover any concerns you may have about lifestyle and career within the military.

In fact, any questions you might have about Pilot and Air Crew roles within the ADF, he can usually answer.

 

Individual Coaching, or as we call it ‘Intensive Coaching’

  • Via Zoom
  • Individual Coaching
  • 1 hour or 1.5 hour options

 

The final stage in your airline interview preparation.

Individual coaching is your 2nd coaching session designed to follow the ‘Essential Airline Interview Coaching – Video Course’ to complete your comprehensive airline interview preparation.

It is also suitable for those past clients wishing to undergo a refresher when applying to a new airline.

During your 1-hour or 1.5 hour session we will cover the key aspects, specific to the airline you are applying to, and of course, anything you wish to check.  We know what you need to cover but let us know if there are specific areas you wish to work on.

SIM Practice For Your Airline Interview
Ask For A Referral

Our referral to our partner sim providers helps to give you priority.

SIM centres are extremely busy, so ask for your referral early by email to info@pinstripesolutions.com

We have arranged priority referral with our affiliate partners in:
– Sydney
– Perth
– Brisbane
They provide high quality sim profile training with experienced pilots, often with airline jet or turbo prep experience.
Sim Bookings range from:
  • 60mins
  • 90mins,
  • 2 hours and
  • 3 hour full airline preparation sessions.

The centre will discuss your needs with you.

The ADF Entry Resume Template Pack

Designed specifically for:

  • ADF entry-level candidates
  • Officer Candidates
  • Pilot Candidates
  • Air Crew Candidates

 

Designed in conjunction with our ADF Careers Specialist.

You will require a basic level competency with using Microsoft WORD and don’t worry if you cannot fill it in perfectly, you return it to us at info@pinstripesolutions.com to edit and amend the document to ensure it is up to professional standards.

We also ensure the design is changed so it is unique to you.

This product is a professional cost-effective alternative to full resume re-writes that cost anywhere from $500-900 each.

Australian Defence Force Entry, Interview Coaching
For Pilot and Air Crew Candidates

  • Individual Coaching
  • Via Zoom

 

1 hour, one-on-one with our ADF specialist, part of Australia’s most experienced aviation/ADF interview coaching Team, lead by Aviation Expert, Kirsty Ferguson

We will cover all aspects of what to expect for the OSB Officer Selection Board.

– Understanding the Behavioural Interview Techniques;
– The SOP’s for answering the dreaded Open Ended Questions;
– How to select powerful Example Questions;
– Conduct a mini Mock Interview;
– How to discuss your motivation to the ADF;
– How to show your maturity and readiness for this career path;
– What the ‘return of service’ means;
– Why progression in your Officer career may man non-flying roles

And anything else we know you need to have thought about.

You also get unlimited email support prior to your interview.

The OSB process has recently changed and we will discuss all aspects of your preparation including the Psychologist interview.