Private Pilot ground school at Great Lakes Air Ventures is a 12-week course, preparing you for the Private Pilot Written Exam. The course follows the Gleim Private Pilot syllabus and text book. Students may join the class up to the fourth week, after that you must wait til the next available session. If you miss a class, you may come to the following session to make up that missed class. To register for class, please email James Reif at Reif.JamesD@gmail.com
This course is $295.00.
We have copies of the Private Pilot Starter Kit, from Gleim, available for $225.00+tax.
The next course will be starting on April 28th, 2021. Class runs on WEDNESDAY nights from 1800-2000 in the Mason FBO building.
Below is a schedule of classes for the upcoming January course:
4/28/2021 – Intro to Class; Registration, Intro to online systems
5/5/2021 – Airplanes and Aerodynamics
5/12/2021 – Airplane Instruments, Engines, and Systems
5/19/2021 – Airports, Air Traffic Control, and Airspace
5/26/2021 – Federal Aviation Regulations (LAST DAY TO JOIN CLASS)
6/2/2021 – Aircraft Performance and Weight and Balance
6/9/2021 – Aeromedical Factors and Aeronautical Decision Making
6/16/2021 – Aviation Weather
6/23/2021 – Aviation Weather Services
6/30/2021-Navigation Charts, Publications, Services and Flight Computers
7/7/2021- Cross Country Flight Planning Part One
7/14/2021- Cross Country Flight Planning Part Two
7/21/2021 – End-of-course Written Test and PPL Written Test Prep
Following the completion of class, students will be prepared to take the private pilot written exam. For more information about class or how to begin, please email James Reif at Reif.JamesD@gmail.com.