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Sinclair College

AVT 1170 Instrument Pilot Ground School

Basic nonvisual cockpit instrument reference education, including principles of basic attitude instrument flight and limitations of flight instruments, instrument flight procedures for departure, en-route and arrival operations, federal aviation regulations, weather factors and emergency situations.

Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
Department: Aviation Technology
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No

Prereqs: AVT 1110 

Outcomes

  • Comprehend and apply principles of basic attitude instrument flight and limitations of flight instruments while considering diverse physiological responses.
  • Comprehend and demonstrate the use of instrument flight procedures during departure, enroute, and arrival operations.
  • Identify and apply federal aviation regulations to instrument flight operations in the national airspace system.
  • Demonstrate the ability to recognize, assess, and respond appropriately to emergency situations and identify sources of weather information. Comprehend and analyze weather factors, hazards, and weather conditions.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 3