Virtual Procedures Trainer

Increase student retention with virtual pilot procedures training

Realistic flight deck training at your pilot’s fingertips

Boeing’s Virtual Procedures Trainer is an iOS app that empowers your pilots to learn and practice critical normals and supplementary procedures whenever and wherever is most convenient: at home, on the road, online, or offline.

Our virtual learning library of more than 15 high-definition core scenarios enables beginner and experienced pilots to familiarize themselves with the 737 MAX 8 and Next-Generation 800 flight decks and practice realistic and repeatable procedures.

Learn about Boeing's Virtual Procedure Trainer in this video.

Virtual Procedures Trainer benefits

Airlines and flight schools

  • Increase material retention by enabling pilots to engage with the materials at the time and place that works best for them
  • Empower flight instructors to provide more effective learning approaches to their training footprint
  • Reduce training costs by maximizing time spent in fixed based devices and simulator training sessions


  • Boost knowledge retention through a high-quality 360° experience with interactive panel controls and active relevant flight deck warning sounds
  • Pilots can learn progressively via guided walkthrough of the procedure and without aid
  • Encourage participation by making this pilot training app available on their iPad 24/7 with access to training content in an online/offline mode
  • Increase learning development with the ability to turn on or off non-normals in the Exterior Inspection procedure

Instructors and instructional designers

  • Edit text of existing lessons to match your organization’s verbiage and instruction
  • Allow instructors to produce playlists for their students to organize and simplify the identification of pertinent procedure lessons

Virtual Procedures Trainer scenario library

Our 737 Virtual Procedures Trainer consists of a core library of more than 15 high-definition, customizable scenarios that span every phase of flight and every pilot role. Our pre-flight, in-flight, and post-flight simulated procedures include:

  • Along Track Displacement
  • Approach Procedure
  • Before Takeoff Procedure
  • Before Taxi Procedure
  • CDU Preflight
  • Changing Destination
  • Climb and Cruise Procedure
  • Descent Procedure
  • Enter Holding Fix Into Route
  • Exterior Inspection
  • Exit Holding Pattern
  • Inactive Route Modification
  • Intercepting a Leg (Course) to a Waypoint
  • Preflight CA
  • Preflight FO
  • Preliminary Preflight
  • Proceeding Direct to a Waypoint (overwrite)
Coming soon:

  • After Landing
  • Electrical Power Up
  • Electrical Power Down
  • Secure Shutdown