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Course Syllabus

Ace your FAA written exam with the AV8Prep.com online ground school

Instructor Responsibilities
  1. Code of Ethics Signs
  2. Responsibilities of an Aviation Instructor
  3. Qualifications
  4. Professional Development
  5. Logging Time
Flight Instruction Techniques
  1. Managing Risk During Flight Instruction
  2. Flight Syllabus
  3. Ground & Practical Instruction
  4. Demonstration-Performance Method
  5. Exchange of Flight Controls & Sterile Flight Deck
The Learning Process
  1. Adult Learner
  2. Learning Theory
  3. Learning & Perception
  4. Acquiring Knowledge
  5. Domains of Learning
  6. Laws of Learning
  7. Characteristics of Learning
  8. Stages of Skill Acquisition
  9. Types of Practice
  10. Blocks of Learning
Student Evaluation
  1. Human Behavior
  2. Motivation
  3. Defense Mechanisms
  4. Student Emotional Reactions
  5. Evaluation Vs. Critique
  6. Errors & Reducing Them
Course Development
  1. Presentation of a Lesson
  2. Organization of Material
  3. Training Delivery Methods
  4. E-Learning & Computer-Assisted Learning Method
  5. Group Learning
Lesson Planning
  1. Lesson Plans 101
  2. SBT Lesson Plans
  3. Preparation of a Lesson
  4. Developing a Test Bank
  5. Instructional Aids
Teaching Techniques
  1. Introduction to Teaching
  2. Teaching Methods
  3. Teaching Decision Making Skills
  4. Memory
  5. Retention of Learning
Scenario Based Training
  1. Scenario Based Training 101
  2. Poor Risk Management & Fatal Accidents
  3. Risk Management & Phases of Instruction
Risk Management
  1. Risk Management 101
  2. Principles of Risk Management
  3. PAVE Checklist
  4. IMSAFE Checklist
  5. Flight Risk Assessment Tools (FRAT)
  6. Three P Model
  7. Single Pilot Resource Management (SRM)
  8. Aeronautical Decision Making
Effective Communication
  1. Elements of Communication
  2. Barriers to Effective Communication
  3. Communication Tools
Assessments
  1. Purpose of Assessment
  2. Effective Assessment
  3. Assessing SRM
  4. Assessing Risk Management Skills
  5. Oral Assessments
  6. Written Assessments
  7. Self Assessment
  8. Assessment of Piloting Ability

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Master the FAA Regulations
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Meet The Team Behind AV8Prep

We believe that learning from multiple instructors provides the best chance for you to become the greatest pilot you can be. When you sign up with AV8Prep.com, you get a team of instructors with different specialties leading you through each module.

Drew
Instructor
Favorite Aircraft to Fly:
American Legend MOAC
Favorite Aviation Movie:
Aviator
Favorite Flight Destination:
Cedar Key, Florida (KCDK)
Jackie
Instructor
Favorite Aircraft to Fly:
Piper Archer
Favorite Aviation Movie:
Snakes on a Plane
Favorite Flight Destination:
Nassau, Bahamas (MYNN)
Marc
Instructor
Favorite Aircraft to Fly:
Sikorsky Blackhawk
Favorite Aviation Movie:
Twelve O’Clock High
Favorite Flight Destination:
Sedona, Arizona (KSEZ)
Victoria
Instructor
Favorite Aircraft to Fly:
Piper Seminole
Favorite Aviation Movie:
Sully
Favorite Flight Destination:
Camarillo, California (KCMA)
Bob
Instructor
Favorite Aircraft to Fly:
Douglas C-47 Skytrain
Favorite Aviation Movie:
Airplane!
Favorite Flight Destination:
Tallahassee, Florida (KTLH)