COMMERCIAL KNOWLEDGE WRITTEN PREPARATION COURSE
Classes held bi-monthly
Program: 3-Day Comprehensive Mid-Week Course.
Facilitated by Advanced Flight Instructor with extensive knowledge of FAA regulatory and airman’s certification standards (ACS).
Course fee: $490 (not including *knowledge exam fee – approved test center)
FAA approved training manuals recommended for purchase prior to ground school. (not included in course fee)
*Knowledge exam endorsement provided upon successful quiz completion.
• Aerodynamics (Advanced Principles of Flight)
• Aircraft Performance and Weight & Balance
• Airplane Operations (Incursions)
• FAA Regulations (compensation and hire implications)
• Navigation (Pilotage and Dead Reckoning) with emphasis on airspace and diversions.
• Weather Theory (advanced)
• Weather Services
• Medical Factors and Aeronautical Decision Making
• Human Performance and Night Flying
• Risk Management & Mitigation
Requirements for Ground School
E6B Navigation Computer, Electronic AND Manual
Pencils, pens and note pad
Reference Material (recommended)
VFR Sectional and Terminal Charts
FAR Part 61.129 (Commercial rating requirements) PDF
Airman Certification Standards (Commercial) PDF
Airplane Flying Handbook FAA-H-8083-3B PDF
Aviation Weather FAA AC 00-6A
Advanced Aviation Weather (Peter F. Lester)
Chart Supplement (Hard Copy)
Daily itinerary including subject area breakdown, lesson quizzes and breaks provided after receipt of class reservation and fee*. (*fee can be paid on day one of selected class)
In order to be fully prepared for the ground school, we recommend fee payment is made at least one week prior to the selected course start date and following receipt of class confirmation. This will allow time to review the itinerary and order of subjects covered.
Request for payment and options for payment will be provided with class placement confirmation. On receipt of payment a welcome package will be sent by email including class schedule subject modules and timetable.
Class location details in central Bishop provided following placement confirmation.
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