ELPAC is a test of English in aeronautical communication. It is designed for operational air traffic controllers and pilots and reflects the range of tasks undertaken in air traffic control and pilot communications.
The focus of the test is on language proficiency, not operational procedures.
ELPAC is the only test fully recognized by ICAO for being in conformance with ICAO Standards and Recommended practices (SARPs) for Language Proficiency Requirements. This means that the ELPAC test meets all of the ICAO Language Proficiency Requirements and follows good language testing practices.
Addressed user needs
- I want to improve my proficiency in aeronautical English
- I want to learn how to use the ELPAC test, as an administrator or examiner