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AVT 2277 Instrument Flight Instructor Flight Lab - Airplane Single Engine

Prepares students with the aeronautical knowledge, skill and experience necessary to meet the requirements for a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Certified Flight Instructor Pilot Certificate with rotorcraft helicopter class rating. The course is conducted under 14 CFR Part 141. Topics include the fundamentals of instruction as it pertains to the training helicopter, flight maneuvers, maximum performance takeoff and landing procedures, attitude control by instrument reference, night flying, cross-country operations and navigation procedures. Course Performance Standards require 25 hours of flight time and 100% completion of the course syllabus requirements. Additional fees including a course fee and a flight lab fee as well as other out-of-pocket expenses apply. Contact the Department for the current listing of these fees and expenses. Three lab hours per week.

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

Prereqs: AVT 2275 

Outcomes

  • Demonstrate, evaluate and apply the fundamentals of instruction in basic instrument flight maneuvers, maintaining specific flight attitudes and ground tracks associated with an aircraft in the instrument flight training environment to Commercial Instrument Pilot standards.
  • Demonstrate and apply the use of instrument flight procedures during departure, enroute, and arrival operations, maintaining specific flight attitudes and ground tracks associated with an aircraft in the flight training environment to Commercial Instrument Pilot standards.
  • Demonstrate, evaluate, and apply the fundamentals of instruction in instrument scanning techniques, maintaining specific flight attitudes and ground tracks associated with an aircraft in the flight training environment to Commercial Instrument Pilot standards.
  • Demonstrate, evaluate and apply the fundamentals of instruction during instrument cross country flight, operating in the national airspace system while maintaining specific flight attitudes and ground tracks associated with an aircraft in the flight training environment to Commercial Instrument Pilot standards.

Credit Hours: 1

Lab Hours: 2