BizAv is a training organisation specialising in the delivery of aviation ground training courses. Aviation Safety Training, Emergency Safety Equipment Training, Fire and Smoke Evacuation Training, Survival Training are all prepared and delivered by experienced aviation professionals who are current and qualified to deliver aviation training. We also offer management courses for Nominated & Key persons and auditors.

Courses in Crew Resource Management (CRM) training and Pilot Licence Validation EASA Familiarisation are approved by Transport Malta – Civil Aviation Directorate (TM-CAD) while Aviation Security Training is also approved by AVSEC Malta.

Operating from the central Mediterranean at our base near Malta’s International Airport, all our aviation services comply fully with EASA standards and requirements, as a minimum. BizAv Training has been selected on various occasions as a most cost-effective training solution that satisfies  the training needs of air operators and their regulating authorities.



It is our strong believe that effective training is a valid tool through which an individual’s capability can be enhanced and improved. An approach that facilitates a win-win strategy both the attending participant and the organisation which will eventually benefit from that individual’s contribution.

Therefore, as a training entity our overall objective is summarised in our mission statement below:

“Through the provision of learning tools BizAv’s Training department is committed to empower and equip individuals with knowledge, skills and attitudes which exceed the acceptable standards established by the regulatory authorities.”



Captain Philip Apap Bologna

Philip started his aviation career as a pilot in 1982 and has flown over 22,000 hours. In his capacity as captain and trainer, he has flown various aircraft types including the Casa 212 turboprop, B737-200/300, A320 and B737-800. From an organisational perspective Philip was instrumental in the development of Malta’s first JAA compliant operations manuals. Through his involvement in the business, Philip has been appointed as director and chairman on several boards and committees. He continues to fly commercially and as a trainer has a great passion for human factors and crew resources management training.

Philip is senior partner and director at BizAv Services Ltd responsible his main responsibilities are Flight Operations, Training, Operations Manuals and Documentation. In his free time, he enjoys sailing and spending time with his family.



BizAv Services Ltd and Cockpit4U Aviation Service GmbH launch new approved aviation training programs and courses for pilots, cabin crew and aircraft operators in Malta.

Bizav Services Ltd Managing Director Capt. Philip Apap Bologna announced a training partnership with the German Approved Training Organisation Cockpit4U last month and is now introducing Level D full-flight simulator training in Malta. The EASA training in Malta will initially be offered on Airbus 320 family aircraft ranging from MCC and Jet Transition courses to Type Ratings and advanced Type Rating Instructor courses. Crew flight training on Bombardier Challenger, Boeing, and other Airbus aircraft types are also offered through the BizAv Cockpit4U partnership at specialised crew training facilities in Berlin, Germany.



BizAv stands at the forefront of organisations taking care of the needs of the aviation businesses, commercial crew and training management. Our training courseware meets and exceeds aviation industry standards and is expertly designed to ensure training effectiveness.

One of our key training services is the provision of tailor-made training programmes that focus on ease-of-use and operational relevance. Our bespoken training service can assist operators to identify training areas, customized course development and training systems for in-house training of staff, crew and management.



BizAv’s training department has the capability to offer the following list of courses:

  1. Aeromedical First Aid Training
  2. Airport Ground Operations and Passenger Handling
  3. Aviation Internal Auditors Training
  4. Aviation Legal – EASA Regulations
  5. Aviation Security including MIA Security Pass Application Training
  6. Crew Resource Management (CRM)
  7. Dangerous Goods Awareness
  8. EASA Pilot Licence Validation
  9. Fire Fighting and Smoke Evacuation Training
  10. Full initial Cabin Crew Training leading to Attestation
  11. Human Factors and Limitations
  12. Nominated and Key Person Preparation Seminars
  13. Survival Training and Wet Drill
  14. Train the Trainers
  15. Virtual Classroom Instruction
  16. Bespoken Soft-Skills Training (Leadership, Communication, Decision Making and Time Management)

Courses may be specifically organised for individual operators on request basis.



Further to our bespoken training service, BizAv can provide Crew Training Postholders with organisational support and assistance to facilitate regulatory compliance.

Our Training Management and Support service is designed to assist Crew Training Postholders with the planning, development and management of initial, recurrent, command and OCC (Operator Conversion Courses) training activities.