Oct 04, 2023  
Course/Program Inventory 
Course/Program Inventory

AOTP 1540 - Commercial Pilot Simulator I

Credit hours: 2 (Lecture = 1; Lab = 2)

Prerequisites: Student must hold FAA Instrument Rating Certificate.

Course Description:
This course uses Advanced Aviation Training Devices (AATDs) to expose students to a wide variety of operating and flight conditions, advanced flight planning and navigation, in-flight decision making, and emergency situations.  Students will ‘fly’ approximately 30 hours on the AATDs.

Student Learning Outcomes:
Students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate the operation of aircraft in accordance with FARs, AFMs, and approved procedures and policies.
  2. Demonstrate methods in VFR/IFR flight planning and demonstrate the ability to make a valid go / no-go decision.
  3. Demonstrate situational awareness.
  4. Demonstrate effective decision-making skills.