AVT 2264 Commercial Pilot Single Engine Additional Rating
Prepares students with the aeronautical knowledge, skills and experience necessary to meet the requirements for a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Commercial Pilot Certificate with an Airplane Category and Single Engine Land Class Rating. The course is conducted under 14 CFR Part 141. Topics include familiarization with the complex training aircraft, commercial flight maneuvers, simulated emergency procedures, maximum performance takeoff and landing procedures and extended cross-country flight operations. Course Performance Standards require 120 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. Nine lab hours per week.
Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
Department: Aviation Technology
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No
- Demonstrate knowledge of airport operations, airspace boundaries and requirements, and flight information.
- Comprehend, demonstrate and apply advanced aerodynamics theory during the practice of advanced Commercial pilot flight maneuvers.
- Apply advanced human factors concepts, including aircraft systems design, advanced navigation equipment and crew resource management techniques.
- Demonstrate advanced knowledge of weather patterns and weather planning charts.
- Apply cross country flight planning skills by calculating time, distance and fuel burn.
Credit Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 9