2017 Ground School Schedule

Session 1 begins Monday, Jan. 9, 2017

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Session 3 begins Monday, June 5, 2017.

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Ground School

At American Winds, we consider ground school an absolutely crucial component in pilot training. Our FAA-certified instructors provide a solid foundation of knowledge to complement student flight lessons. Topics covered in ground school include aircraft systems and performance, meteorology, interpreting weather data, basic navigation, radio navigation, aviation physiology, aerodynamics, flight planning and federal regulations

  • Classes meet every Monday & Wednesday from 6- 8 p.m. for 9 weeks.
  • Concurrent sessions run every 2-3 months. You can download the full year's schedule from the link at the top left of this page.
  • FAA- approved Private, Instrument and Commercial Ground School Courses taught by experienced instructors.
  • Opportunities to use our flight simulators.