Pilot Theory

Permission Required:
Yes
Distribution:
Aviation Technology: Theory
Credits:
3.00 Credits

Course Description:

This introductory course prepares the student for initial flight training and the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) private pilot airplane knowledge test. Topics covered in the classroom include the science of flight, airplane systems and instruments, weight and balance, aircraft performance, meteorology, flight physiology, basic navigation techniques, radio navigation, the air traffic control system, radio communications, and Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR). Students who complete the course satisfactorily may earn the required endorsement to take the FAA private pilot airplane knowledge test. Students must be enrolled in or have completed this course prior to beginning private pilot flight training. This course has special requirements to include the students must meet prior to enrolling; must be U.S. citizens or have TSA authorization to start flight training. Students must meet with the PHSC Aviation Project Director for approval and verification of documentations, as well as review course requirements and flight training costs. This course provides the flight training and experience toward obtaining a FAA Private Pilot rating. In order to receive credit for this course the student must complete the appropriate flight lessons and pass the FAA Private Pilot knowledge exam.

PHSC Course Schedule: Pilot Theory

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Fall 2019
Section Availability Dates Days Meeting Time Campus Delivery Bldg/Room Instructor Credit Hours Clock Hours Fees Comments
1601 Open 08/19/2019-12/06/2019 Mon, Wed 9:30A-10:45 East Campus
On Campus
E-208 David Fields 3.00
Student is required to meet with program director prior to enrollment. Students may not enroll in or transfer into this section without program director approval.