VCPT

Virtual Cockpit Procedures Trainer

EC135

EC225
“Get VCPT, Receive Safety & Skills”

24/03/2011This document is the property of ETS; no part of it shall be reproduced or transmitted without the prior written authorization of ETS and its contents shall not be disclosed © Eurocopter Training Services – 03/2011

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INTRODUCTION Allowing a complete learning and training of every procedure for the EC225 or EC135. no part of it shall be reproduced or transmitted without the prior written authorization of ETS and its contents shall not be disclosed © Eurocopter Training Services – 03/2011 . It is available: . It is available: . 2. reserved to real-flight and simulator. It is a teaching tool offering the opportunity to review procedures without immobilizing an aircraft.1. the VCPT is a great asset to optimize simulator sessions and enhance operational safety.In English language (Audio + Text) 3 This document is the property of ETS. the pilot is immersed into a fully-operational realistic cockpit in a 3D environment.In English language (Audio + Text) Non contractual picture EC135 1) This product is delivered already settled on a Netbook laptop computer with the VCPT software already loaded and ready to run. As a light and easy to use e-learning tool. where the user follows practical lessons on procedures through various training modes. The instruction is performed within an animated cockpit. 2) The VCPT can also be installed on a company’s network system.CHARACTERISTICS EC225 This product is delivered already settled on a Netbook laptop computer with the VCPT software already loaded and ready to run. the Virtual Cockpit Procedures Trainer (VCPT) displays emergency procedures extracted from the Flight Manual. Excluding flight control and outside environment. the number of licenses has to be determined during commercial discussions. offering the opportunity to the customer to use the software on distinctive computers. In this case. providing adequate guidance.

indicating the components name. Consequently. this mode enables the user to examine all the distinctive elements in the cockpit. he can easily navigate and execute procedures.CONTENT The VCPT is composed of three distinctive modes: A) TUTORIAL MODE In order to explore the VCPT.3. B) TRAINING MODE The user can review a selected procedure through three training modes: ► DEMONSTRATION mode ► GUIDED mode ► FREE mode 4 This document is the property of ETS. no part of it shall be reproduced or transmitted without the prior written authorization of ETS and its contents shall not be disclosed © Eurocopter Training Services – 03/2011 . The user can use this mode to familiarize him with the 3D environment.

The user can pause and resume the procedure execution. The real FLM (PMV) procedure in PDF format is still available. The camera moves automatically in the cockpit. ► GUIDED MODE The GUIDED mode is similar to the Demonstration mode. the correct action is highlighted. except that the user must perform each procedure task by acting on commands or checking indications in the cockpit. Feedback messages are displayed when the user performs a wrong action. A feedback links to the correct location in the cockpit. with a specific control button. without any action required from the user. During the procedure execution. The user can then focus his attention to the procedure itself. The audio procedure is still played with automatic camera movement.► DEMONSTRATION MODE In DEMONSTRATION mode. then the concerned command or indication is highlighted along with an audio procedure description. no part of it shall be reproduced or transmitted without the prior written authorization of ETS and its contents shall not be disclosed © Eurocopter Training Services – 03/2011 . in PDF format. The user can display the real FLM (PMV) procedure. Additional graphics or text comments are displayed above and below the procedure. 5 This document is the property of ETS. the procedure is automatically performed. This information is provided to enrich the pedagogical information. audio description are played (if any). with specific color coding to check the progression. When performing three consecutive wrong actions. The procedure tasks are displayed at the same time.

The supervisor just has to select procedures the user will be performing during his evaluation. no part of it shall be reproduced or transmitted without the prior written authorization of ETS and its contents shall not be disclosed © Eurocopter Training Services – 03/2011 . number of errors and time spent to achieve procedures. • Selected procedures This mode enables a manager to evaluate its flight crew. except by feedback when performing any wrong action.► FREE MODE In FREE mode. It displays the user’s name. The TEST MODE enables pilots to review their procedures before flying and/ or simulator sessions. front and pedestal). D) TEST RESULTS The TEST RESULTS mode reveals user’s results on each procedure performed on the VCPT. Furthermore. Movements in the cockpit are performed manually by the user. to verify its level of efficiency and awareness. Nevertheless. the user is not guided. Moreover. this mode offers the possibility to the pilots to control their understanding on normal and emergency procedures automatically chosen by the program. C) TEST MODE • Random procedures This mode puts the user in a scenario and randomly selects procedures to perform without any assistance. The procedure tasks are not displayed and the audio procedures are not played. a companion scene helps the user to move over each panel (overhead. In addition to the type-rating process. the FLM (PMV) procedure is still available in PDF format. however. 6 This document is the property of ETS. this mode can also be used to check an already-rated pilot. Therefore. The user’s errors are clearly identified in a task table and may also be saved in an HTML file. the feedback is always given when performing any wrong action. number of steps taken for each procedure. managers can control their pilots’ knowledge on critical procedures and assign accurate training if necessary. He can also move freely all around the cockpit. it offers the opportunity to Chief Pilots or Managers to verify pilots’ knowledge on emergency procedures. If the consumer does not feel comfortable with displacement in a 3D environment.

com 7 This document is the property of ETS. anytime on your PC Highly realistic cockpit representation Review procedures more frequently & check your knowledge Fun & easy to use IN ANY CASE. THE VCPT DOES NOT SUBSTITUTE THE AIRCRAFT FLIGHT MANUAL For more information on the VCPT EC225 or EC135 Eurocopter Training Services Aéroport International Marseille Provence 13725 Marigane Cedex. France Phone: +33 4 42 85 60 08 E-mail: contact.4. no part of it shall be reproduced or transmitted without the prior written authorization of ETS and its contents shall not be disclosed © Eurocopter Training Services – 03/2011 .ets@eurocopter. ADVANTAGES • • • • • Complete autonomy in instruction Practice anywhere.