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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.

Prerequisites: AVT 2275

Course 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: 2 hours
  • Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
  • Department: Aviation Technology
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: No
Available Sections
Face to Face
Other Off Campus Location
MacAir Aviation
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Restrictions: Department Permission Required, Not Eligible for CCP Program
Course Fee: $5,146.80
Open Seats: 1
Meets: MWF from 3:00PM to 5:00PM
Section: 407
Open Seats: 1
Meets: MWF from
3:00PM to 5:00PM
Section: 407
Face to Face
Other Off Campus Location
MacAir Aviation
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Restrictions: Department Permission Required, Not Eligible for CCP Program
Course Fee: $5,146.80
Open Seats: 1
Meets: MWF from 3:00PM to 5:00PM
Section: 408
Open Seats: 1
Meets: MWF from
3:00PM to 5:00PM
Section: 408
Face to Face
Other Off Campus Location
MacAir Aviation
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Restrictions: Department Permission Required, Not Eligible for CCP Program
Course Fee: $5,146.80
Open Seats: 1
Meets: MWF from 3:00PM to 5:00PM
Section: 409
Open Seats: 1
Meets: MWF from
3:00PM to 5:00PM
Section: 409