Dec 06, 2023
AVIA 218 - Commercial Pilot Ground School Credits: 5
Topics include navigation, weather, advanced aircraft performance, high-power engine operation, multi-engine factors, regulations, weight shift, instrument flight and communication, and airspace. FAA Part 141 approved. Prepares students for the FAA Commercial Pilot written exam.
Enrollment Requirement: AVIA 111 or instructor consent.
Students who successfully complete this class will be able to:
- Identify the knowledge and skill requirements for obtaining a Commercial Pilot Certificate.
- Apply their understanding of advanced aircraft systems, aerodynamics, Commercial flying, navigation, and system safety.
- Interpret Federal Aviation Regulations pertaining to Commercial flight.
- Implement the proper procedures used with navigation charts and equipment needed for Commercial flight.
- Demonstrate their understanding of Commercial Pilot knowledge through written FAA stage exams.
- Employ their understanding of the integral parts of the global aviation industry through practical application of comprehensive aeronautical principles.
- Demonstrate their ability to work effectively in a multi-disciplinary and diverse team of aviation professionals through proficiency in the skills and technology used in the aviation industry.
- Prepare for an entry-level position as a fixed-wing Commercial Pilot.
- Quantitative and Symbolic Reasoning - Quantitative Reasoning encompasses abilities necessary for a student to become literate in today’s technological world. Quantitative reasoning begins with basic skills and extends to problem solving.
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