This is an online screening tool that measures a your ability to manage a dynamic environment. Future Aptitude Selection Tool (FAST) is generally used as a precursor to an assessment centre or acceptance onto a training programme, this is a practice version to allow you to familiarise yourself with what to expect prior to attending an assessment centre.
FAST is a pre-selection or screening tool that can provide insight into your likelihood to succeed within aviation. This is a practice version of the test, which contains the same elements as you will undertake in your assessment day. The questions and scenarios experienced will differ to those from your real assessment.
FAST is available online and is used widely as an initial test of physical and cognitive skills in a multi-tasking environment.
You are able to purchase licences for individual usage here
Each purchase provides you with fifteen licence codes and each code is valid for one attempt at the test, all of which must be completed within three months of purchase.
For assistance during this process, please see support details provided in the welcome email.
FAST takes approximately 15 minutes to complete and requires the ability to listen to audio throughout.
There are different elements to FAST and as such it shouldn't be taken by an individual in isolation without support with interpretation of the outcome.
FAST is a complex tool that requires the test taker to deal with multiple information sources simultaneously, replicating the intense and demanding work environment experienced by pilots.