Advanced Aviation Ground School

This course is an advanced, more in-depth study of aerospace topics. This academically challenging course is the foundation for students interested in receiving a private pilot license. When the course is complete the student should be prepared to take and pass the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) written examination. This is a one term
class. Topics covered include: human factors, flight operations, the atmosphere and its effect on aircraft operations, the basics of navigation using charts and radio aids and the principles of aeronautical decision-making
and flight-related physiological factors.